ALC Are Pleased to Announce the Successful Deployment of Their Advantage Retrievable ESP System for Total in the Congo


Highlights of this installation:

  • DCIM100GOPROThe ESP Advantage system was installed and retrieved using standard .125” slickline
  • The system was driven by Total’s standard variable speed drive (no special drive required)
  • After successful operation Total declared the installation a success

The Advantage system consists of a 134HP ALC PMM (permanent magnet motor) along with ALC’s standard 4.5” tubing deployed permanent completion and downhole wet connector. The pumps themselves were standard 3.38” series provided locally.

About AccessESP
AccessESP is the leading provider of rigless ESP deployment technology for the oil industry. With installations around the world, its unique system addresses the high intervention costs and deferred production typical of offshore, remote onshore, and high-production ESP wells. The technology is compatible with ESP components from all major suppliers. The company is also the recognized leader in permanent magnet motors, an efficient alternative to conventional ESP induction motors.

AccessESP was founded in 2002 in the UK, and is headquartered in Houston, where it conducts joint research and funded technology development projects with leading operators. For more information, visit or email