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Wellbore annular pressure control system and method using gas lift in drilling fluid return line

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Wellbore annular pressure control system and method using gas lift in drilling fluid return line

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12015008271103/26/15 new patent  Matrix tool bodies with erosion resistant and/or wear resistant matrix materials
22015008342903/26/15 new patent  Wellbore annular pressure control system and method using gas lift in drilling fluid return line
32015007587803/19/15Cutting element for a downhole tool
42015006880403/12/15Downhole tool for increasing a wellbore diameter
52015006881503/12/15Fixed cutter drill bit with multiple cutting elements at first radial position to cut core
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82015007376003/12/15System and selecting a drill bit and modifying a drill bit design
92015006014403/05/15Turbine blade for turbodrills
102015006015103/05/15Cutting elements with wear resistant diamond surface
112015005305002/26/15Cutter pocket design
122015005339102/26/15Radially expandable stabilizer
132015004791002/19/15Downhole cutting tools having rolling cutters with non-planar cutting surfaces
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152015004791302/19/15Cutters for fixed cutter bits
162015005007602/19/15Locking ring with tapered recesses
172015005008302/19/15Locking ring with stabilizing blades
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222015000804101/08/15High stiffness tool for expanding a wellbore
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272014036717812/18/14Cutting structures for fixed cutter drill bit and other downhole cutting tools
282014036760212/18/14Valve member with composite seal
292014036078912/11/14Spacing of rolling cutters on a fixed cutter bit
302014035295112/04/14Fine control of casing pressure
312014035304612/04/14Hybrid bit with roller cones near the bit axis
322014033988211/20/14Axially stable retention mechanism for picks and cutting elements
332014032651511/06/14Rotating cutting elements for pdc bits
342014030997810/16/14Methods for analyzing and designing bottom hole assemblies
352014029872810/09/14Cemented carbide composite for a downhole tool
362014029014610/02/14Polycrystalline diamond cutting elements with engineered porosity and manufacturing such cutting elements
372014025996209/18/14Carbonate pcd with a distribution of si and/or al
382014025996309/18/14Carbonate pcd and methods of making the same
392014026250809/18/14Underreamer for increasing a wellbore diameter
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452014026253609/18/14Downhole cutting tools having hybrid cutting structures
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522014025161609/11/14Downhole tool for removing a casing portion
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542014022383608/14/14Composite cutter substrate to mitigate residual stress
552014021592708/07/14Polycrystalline diamond constructions having optimized material composition
562014021681908/07/14System and coupling a drill bit to a whipstock
572014021682708/07/14Cutter assemblies, downhole tools incorporating such cutter assemblies and methods of making such downhole tools
582014019695607/17/14High shear roller cone drill bits
592014018221507/03/14Thermally stable diamond polycrystalline diamond constructions
602014018293707/03/14Roller cone drill bit
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622014018293907/03/14Percussion drill bit with conical cutting elements
632014018294007/03/14Underreamer for increasing a bore diameter
642014018294707/03/14Cutting insert for percussion drill bit
652014018294807/03/14Lower melting point binder metals
662014018379807/03/14Manufacture of cutting elements having lobes
672014018380007/03/14Manufacture of cutting elements having lobes
682014018597207/03/14Bearing assembly for a drilling tool
692014017483306/26/14Positioning stabilizer assembly using shoulder ring
702014017483406/26/14Rolling cutter with bottom support
712014016547506/19/14Method to improve efficiency of pcd leaching
722014016630506/19/14Milling cutter having undulating chip breaker
732014016636606/19/14Single-trip lateral coring systems and methods
742014016636706/19/14Coring bit to whipstock systems and methods
752014017031206/19/14Method of making rhenium coating
762014017230306/19/14Methods and systems for analyzing the quality of a wellbore
772014015836706/12/14Wellhead latch and removal systems
782014015035106/05/14Cutting element and a manufacturing a cutting element
792014014471205/29/14Eruption control in thermally stable pcd products by the addition of transition metal carbide
802014014909605/29/14Method of selecting drill bits
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822014013111705/15/14Sintering of thick solid carbonate-based pcd for drilling application
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842014012356205/08/14Thermally stable polycrystalline diamond material with gradient structure
852014012427005/08/14Pdc bits having rolling cutters and using mixed chamfers
862014012427105/08/14Cutting elements, methods for manufacturing such cutting elements, and tools incorporating such cutting elements
872014011679105/01/14Diamond bonded construction with thermally stable region
882014010949104/24/14Thermally stable diamond bonded materials and compacts
892014011012904/24/14Hydraulic disconnect
902014011018004/24/14Ultra-hard material cutting elements, methods of forming the same and bits incorporating the same
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1012014006093803/06/14Polycrystalline diamond material with high toughness and high wear resistance
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1042014004194802/13/14Cutting elements having cutting edges with continuous varying radii and bits incorporating the same
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1072014003439602/06/14Cutting elements with re-processed thermally stable polycrystalline diamond cutting layers, bits incorporating the same, and methods of making the same
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1192013026374810/10/13High pressure high temperature cell
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1302013017509607/11/13Percussion drilling assembly and hammer bit with gage and outer row reinforcement
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1322013016815507/04/13Diamond enhanced drilling insert with high impact resistance
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1342013016815707/04/13Thermally stable polycrystalline ultrahard material reinforced with fibrous materials
1352013016815807/04/13Method for braze joining of carbonate pcd
1362013016815907/04/13Solid pcd cutter
1372013016816107/04/13Weighing scale system, apparatus and use
1382013015248006/20/13Methods for manufacturing polycrystalline ultra-hard constructions and polycrystalline ultra-hard constructions
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1472013013353105/30/13High pressure carbide component with surfaces incorporating gradient structures
1482013013395405/30/13Roller reamer compound wedge retention
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1552013008444604/04/13High content pcbn compact including w-re binder
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