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The design and test of the slurry are integral parts of every cementing job. This process is time-consuming and expensive because of the variability of the conditions between wells. Traditionally, cementing engineers and lab technicians used paper forms to record test results. With the introduction of Microsoft Excel®, people began to take advantage of electronic filing. This significantly improved reporting quality; however, what was missing with this approach was management of numerous reports and search functions.

Without an efficient lab database, the following situations could arise: Difficulty in designing cement slurries, waste of resources in having to repeat similar tests, lack of proof when problems arise, and non-standard practices at various labs within a company.

In order to streamline cement lab operations, Pegasus Vertex, Inc. developed CEMLab, an integrated database management application that formulates slurry, calculates lab amounts for all ingredients (cement, dry and liquid additives, salts and water), generates weigh-up sheets, stores API test results, and generates lab reports.

This software allows quick access to all your slurry formulations and testing statuses anywhere, any time. The advanced search function allows the user to find the formula and to test it quickly.

  • Web-based application
  • Multiple labs with one central database
  • Slurry design and tests
  • Search by various/combined criteria
  • Master cement and additive database
  • Job tracking
  • Remote submission of test requests
  • Spacer designs and tests
  • Density/porosity input
  • Customized test
  • Up to 5 sets of data for each test
  • Test sheet
  • Summary/full reports
  • Email notification
  • Cost calculations
  • Lab management and user management (admin only)
  • Compatible with IE, Edge, Firefox, Chrome and Safari
  • Work on desktop, tablet and smartphone
  • Screenshots
  • Brochures
  • White Paper
  • Training Video
  • FAQ

Introducing PVI’s digital training video featuring our cloud based web application, CEMLab. In the full training video, we will cover how to use every aspect of our drilling software, starting from the basics.

Starting with the welcome page, then moving in depth and viewing different sections such as the management section, starting a project, rheology test and so on. In the final section, we will look at the summary and any miscellaneous features in CEMLab.

Contact us today at sales@pvisoftware.com for a free CEMLab trial so that you can get started!

Full Training Video: https://vimeo.com/ondemand/cemlabtraining

Q1. How to change the slurry volume for CEMLab calculation?
The slurry volume can be customized for each slurry.
You can open the Setup window by click on the Setup button on the top of any slurry page, and change the slurry volume, say 600 mL. Then please click on the “Save as default” button at the left bottom corner to let CEMLab remember your settings. After that once you create a new slurry, its volume will be 600 mL.
CEMLab: New Slurry FAQ

Server System Requirements

  • Processor

    • 1.4 GHz (x64) Dual-core
  • Operating Systems

    • Windows Server® 2016 or later with .Net FrameWork® 3.5 and 4.7.2 or later
  • IIS Server

    • IIS Server®, Version 8.0 or higher
  • Database

    • Microsoft SQL Server® 2012 Express or higher
  • Memory

    • 4 GB RAM (8 GB recommended)
  • Disk Space

    • 40 GB

Client Requirements

  • Browser

    • IE 8 or later, Firefox, Chrome, etc.
  • Download Speed

    • 1 Mbps
  • Display

    • 1,280 x 720 display resolution
  • Microsoft Office

    • Office Excel and Word 2013 or later