Our business is everything related to Hydraulic Power Swivels & Top Drives
 

Established 1980 - hydraulic drilling machinery worldwide

SafeLatch™ Torque Arms

SafeLatch torque arms quickly latch and unlatch from wire ropes. Double latches and double locks.

No tools, lost parts, or falling objects.

Hardened steel sheaves with oil-less bronze bushings require no lubrication.

Pulling the handles unlocks and unlatches allowing the assembly to swing open.

Just open SafeLatch, swing onto the wire rope, and latch closed. Takes a few seconds.

Production will start soon and will be standard with the XK-100 and XK-150.  We're fighting supply chain  issues with aluminum alloy castings.

After production begins, you may order separately to update your existing XK swivels.

ScopeDown™ Torque Track

Works with any telescoping doubles mast, rig floors to 40' high.

Telescoping track scopes up and down with mast.  No rig-down required.

Track lays down with mast for travel.  No rig-down required.

Swivel may be repositioned toward any V-door location.  No rig-down required.

Track fits both XK-100 and XK-150 swivels.  To change swivel, no rig-down required.

Torque reacts into carrier structure by Mantis Reactor™.  Zero torque into mast.  Rated for 12,000 ft-lbs.

Mantis Reactor™ includes swivel rack to park swivel when tripping.  Swivel may travel on carrier if desired.

Engineered to API-8C & API-Q1, safety factor 3:1 min.

Swivel being transported to the rig floor.

swivel being transported to rig floor

Super Handler™

The Super Handler™ is a unique pipe handler which includes the XK-100 or XK-150 power swivel !

Our customers say this will be a game changer!

Designed to greatly increase safety, save time,    and cut costs! 

Patents issued and pending.

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ZK Hydraulic Top Drives

Top drives are big power swivels for the drilling industry.  But top drives also include many automated drilling and pipe handling functions plus a torque track to react the torque.

Our hydraulic top drives  are a logical development of our decades of hydraulic power swivel experience.

Our designs are about simplicity.

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XK Power Swivels

Power swivels are drilling machines for the well servicing industry.     They include at least 3 functions:

  • Rotation of the pipe
  • Safe support of the hanging pipe load
  • High pressure sealing arrangement which allows pumping drilling fluid down through the rotating main shaft and drill pipe. 

In addition, we offer features of: Swivel Tilt, Torque Track, SafeLatch Torque Arms, 10,000 psi Washpipe Seal Assy, Brake, and Breakout Unit.

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About Venturetech

Larry Keast started Venturetech in his garage in 1980.

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