News

December 17, 2021

Appointment of new CEO of ICONIC

We are so excited to announce that Karl Kristian Johnsen has been appointed as the new CEO of Iconic.
Karl Kristian has held the position as Sales & BD Director since last summer. He brings over 15 years of experience from various roles in Sales, Project engineering and field execution from Baker Hughes and Interwell which makes him well suited for the challenges ahead.
Under Karl Kristian´s leadership, all of us at Iconic will continue to work hard on our vision to deliver plug & play acoustic monitoring for well intervention, workover,and abandonment.

December 1, 2021

First WOW (waiting on weather) system mobilized

The Iconic Digital transponder (iDT) system is also compatible with WDP (wired drill pipe). As the only supplier in the world we have the opportunity to read out valuable date below a barrier with the Iconic WDP adapter. In a critical weather situation where the Rig has to disconnect, this is a fantastic tool for controlling pressure and temperature when you need to reconnect.

November 24, 2021

New Sales & Marketing Manager

We are so excited to announce that Thomas Karlsen has been appointed as the new Sales & Marketing Manager. Thomas has held the position as Senior Sales Engineer since march. He brings over 20 years of experience from various roles in Sales in several different segments. Thomas is educated Sivilmarkedsfører from BI Norwegian Business School.

October 6, 2021

Iconic moves into new facilities

Iconic moves into new facilities in Golf Tower.
Iconic is expanding and found the timing right to move into bigger facilities in Forus.
This is the address for our new facilities : Golf Tower, Kanalsletta 2, 4033 Stavanger, NORWAY

September 21, 2021

Successful operation on a gas storage well

Iconic continues its international expansion with a successful operation on a gas storage well located in southern France.
Iconic’s iDT was installed below a shallow set plug to monitor pressure and temperature between two shallow set plugs.
The iDT system was able to provide real-time monitoring during the entire operation providing a safe and more cost efficient solution for the operation.

June 23, 2021

Monitor pressure during a valve changeout

Successful operation to monitor pressure during a valve changeout on a X-mas tree.
To be able to execute this operation in a safe and effective manner, there was a need to set two shallow barrier plugs above the Down Hole Safety Valve (DHSV).
iDT installed below a plug in order to have a monitoring below the plug during a Xmas tree maintenance operation.

June 1, 2021

Iconic is expanding further

Iconic is expanding further. We would like to welcome Karl Kristian Johnsen as our new member to the Iconic Team.
He will take on the position as Sales & Business Development Director in Iconic. Karl Kristian has over 15 years of experience in the oil and gas industry and have experience from Completion and intervention from Baker Hughes and Interwell.

May 7, 2021

Monitoring pressure below a shallow set casing plug

Monitoring pressure below a shallow set casing plug for long time suspension of temporary P&A. Estimated suspension time of 6 months.
Successful installation and wireless monitoring was established and ongoing.

May 7, 2021

Wired Drill Pipe application

First mobilization of iDT for Wired Drill Pipe application for Temporary P&A application.
The iDT mobilized specially designed for long time suspension with Safety Integrity Level (SIL) design and redundancy.

March 23, 2021

iDT installed below a NOV Tubing Hanger

The iDT installed below a NOV Tubing Hanger for safer and more efficient intervention during Xmas tree installation.
The well was suspended for 30 days with real time monitoring during the entire period.

March 1, 2021

New recruitment

Iconic has strengthened its sales team by the recruitment of Thomas Karlsen.
Thomas comes from the position as Sales Manager in Pipetech Scandinavia and he has previously held the position as Sales Engineer in Quickflange. Thomas has background from BI Norwegian Business School and brings 20 years of experience in sales to the company.

December 1, 2020

Successful iDT installation

Successful iDT installation for monitoring barrier pressures during installation of Xmas tree.
The iDT was set below a nipple plug and real-time monitoring was successful during the entire operation.
The installation confirmed the reliability for the system enabling safer and more efficient operations to be performed.

November 30, 2020

Offshore installation for Iconic

Successful offshore installation for Iconic on an unmanned platform.
A well was planned to be temporary abandoned for approximately 5 years. As per regulatory requirements, a monitoring system is required for suspension for an extended time period.
The iDT was successfully installed below a multi-set plug to provide real-time monitoring directly to the control room onshore.

June 9, 2020

First field installation of the iDT

First field installation of the iDT on Gullfaks was a success.
The deployment demonstrated  a successful function of the iDT for Realtime wireless monitoring from below a casing plug set at approximately 34m depth.
The wireless two-way communication from surface to the iDT installed below the plug was confirmed.

Another successful iDT installation

Another successful iDT installation to monitor below a Tubing hanger plug at Martin Linge.
The Real-time monitoring was successful and enabled Equinor to pull the tubing hanger plug without the need for WL pressure control equipment simplifying the operation and saving operational rig time for completing the well in a more cost efficient manner.