June 20, 2013
SafeKick's Well Control Patent Allowed
SafeKick received Notice of Allowance from the United States Patent and Trademark Office for the patent "System and Method for Safe Well Control Operations". SafeKick has been developing its Rig Package for the last 3 years and the patent covers the Well Control Module component of the Rig Package.
The news about the allowance of this first SafeKick patent comes when SafeKick is getting ready to deploy the first Package on a deepwater drill-ship.
The Rig Package provides unique and unparalleled understanding and control of all Well Control operation, allowing full remote support throughout the entire Well Control operation.
The Rig Package will allow a significant reduction of risk as well as time taken to successfully complete any killing operation, including removing doubts created by ballooning situations.