Geothermal doublet Koekoekspolder IJselmuiden

IJsselmuiden, NL, 29apr11. Greenhouse Geopower used Well Engineering Partners’ geothermal well design and projectmanagement services for its geothermal doublet in the greenhouse area Koekoekspolder in IJselmuiden in the Netherlands. Koekoekspolder is a greenhouse area containing modern greenhouses which are focused on environmentally friendly production of vegetables, i.e. tomatoes, cucumbers and paprika’s. The total area of the greenhouses together is approximately 100 ha. The two deviated wells, with a vertical depth of 1975m and 1823m are used for generating safe, sustainable and environmentally friendly energy for heating these greenhouses. The joint venture of IF technology and well engineering partners (IF-WEP) provided the independent drilling management for Greenhouse Geopower. She was also responsible for the QHSE on the drilling site and verifying the work of the drilling contractor Daldrup and Söhne. The drilling went succesfull, and good temperatures of max 73°C were recorded during the welltest.

Company:  Greenhouse Description:  Geothermal doublet  (deviated wells 1,97 / 2,8 km vertical depth)
   Geopower Scope:  Drilling programs
Location:  IJselmuiden NL  Material & Service procurement
Start date:  29April2011  Drilling management
End date:  22July2011  Detailed design
   Drilling supervision