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Tool Rentals

Call us to discuss your potential requirement

Long term rental rates are available.

Bespoke specialised designs can also be accommodated


Standard (Threaded)

Dual use: Acts as liftsub and a pump through crossover

Available with a 2’n1 tooljoint for the most common DP sizes (5″ and 5 1/2″) – no need to change elevator insert bushings

Liftsub collar diameter and thread as per customer requirements.

Upper tooljoint comes with a box thread.

This allows a lift cap or nubbin to be fitted for lifting.

It also allows the tool to be pumped through for well control or for testing directional tools.


  • Secure threaded lifting point
  • Tooljoint fits 5″, 5 1/2″ (and potentially 5 7/8″ DP)
  • Collar size colour coded
  • RFID tagging for tracking tool certification / documentation
  • Phosphate coating for corrosion resistance (painted subs clog Iron Roughneck jaws)
  • Knurled collar connections for reduced I.R make / break slippage

One sub suitable for 5″, 5 1/2″ (and potentially 5 7/8″) elevator drillpipe sizes:

  • Correct liftsub usage no matter which drillpipe string is being used

Generic advantages for multiple size capability

  • Reduction in rental costs (1 sub for 2 or 3 different sizes at least doubles tool efficiency)
  • Reduced shipping requirements
  • Reduced storage requirements
  • Reduced maintenance and certification costs
  • Reduced shipping and transportation costs associated with maintenance