Welcome to ICoTA.
The Intervention & Coiled Tubing Association (ICoTA) is a not-for-profit, member-funded organization with the primary objective of improving communication and promotion of technical awareness within the well intervention industry. Membership comprises individuals from all sectors of the coiled tubing industry including service users, service providers, tubing and equipment manufacturers.
Upcoming Events & News
is February 6, 2018
Call for Entries
2018 ICoTA Intervention Technology Award
ICoTA International’s Annual Intervention Technology Award recognizes outstanding technical innovation or application of technology for well intervention. The application of the new intervention technology or technique should demonstrate; reduced risk, increased production, improved safety or minimized environmental impact.
Judged by experienced practitioners in the area of well intervention and coiled tubing, this Award is highly prized and will be considered annually by ICoTA to support its mission: “To enhance communication, gather technical expertise and promote safety, training competency and industry accepted practices”.
ICoTA will announce the winner of the Intervention Technology Award during the keynote luncheon at its
annual SPE / ICoTA Coiled Tubing and Well Intervention Conference & Exhibition held March 27-28, 2018
in The Woodlands, TX. In addition, the winner is invited to present at the mini theatre in the ICoTA booth
on the exhibition floor immediately following the luncheon. The winner will also receive the Intervention
Technology Award perpetual trophy plus an award to retain.
Conditions for Award
- Candidate must have applied the technology during commercial well intervention operations for the
first time within the last 18 months (since July 31, 2016).
- Innovative use of existing technology or application of new technology.
- Implementation and refinement of technology over time or a single project.
Judging Criteria and Guidelines for Entries
- New Technology - What distinguishes this development from existing or previous technology?
- New Application of Existing Technology - How did this novel application of existing technology bring
benefi t to well interventions?
- Value to the Industry - How did this innovation add value to your or the client's asset?
Additional information : Past Recipients : Submit your technology.
ICoTA European Chapter
European Well Intervention Conference
15-16 November 2017
Aberdeen, Scotland, UK
Rounding off another busy year for ICoTA Europe, the 23rd SPE ICoTA Well Intervention Conference took place at the Aberdeen Exhibition & Conference Centre on 15 & 16 November. The largest and longest established conference of its kind in Europe, this year addressed ‘more for less’ and how we can truly unlock our potential through innovation and collaboration, to maximise recovery.
With over 200 attending each day and 40 exhibitors, delegates enjoyed a variety of technical presentations, technology showcase sessions and a networking reception, as well as other valuable training and networking opportunities.
We are delighted to present all the highlights from the day, as well as some interviews with ICoTA Europe Committee Members and exhibitors at the conference. You can view our conference highlights video, or browse photos from the two-day conference by visiting our online photo gallery.
If you'd like to get involved in the 2018 conference through sponsorship, exhibiting or attending, contact us to register your interest.
SPE / ICoTA
Coiled Tubing & Well Intervention Conference & Exhibition
27-28 March 2018
The Woodlands, TX USA
Register Early and Save: The early-bird registration deadline is 7 March 2018.
View the Technical Program : Become an Exhibitor : Sponsor the Event : Register to Attend
One of SPE's most popular annual events returns to The Woodlands, Texas in 2018. The SPE/ICoTA Coiled Tubing and Well Intervention Conference and Exhibition will offer top-notch technical sessions, informative speakers, Knowledge Sharing ePoster presentations, special events, and training courses.
This conference will cover innovative solutions, case histories, and performance improvements across all sectors of the well intervention industry, including:
- Coiled tubing
- Wireline and tractor
- Hydraulic workover/snubbing
- Pumping services
General themes to be covered include technology and applications, offshore as well as onshore operations, and HSE. In the light of current industry challenges, we will be encouraging a special focus on increasing operations efficiency, reducing non-productive time, and performing cost effective well abandonment.
Experts will share their knowledge on the performance and effectiveness of well intervention and coiled tubing options through presentations, training courses, and an exhibition of services and products. Attendee participation in the conference is the key to its success. Mark your calendar and make plans now to participate in this important industry event!
Contact SPE at 972-952-9393 or visit the conference website for exhibition and/or sponsorship opportunities.