Automatic and Robotics Can Be Used To Do Difficult Job in Oil and Gas Drilling Application

Sunkye’s High Temperature High Pressure Connectors are Designed to Work in Extreme Environment

Automated systems and robotics are increasingly important in the oil and gas industry, where safety, efficiency, and productivity are the primary concerns in various operations. Industrial robotics play a crucial role in drilling operations, as they can perform precise and efficient drilling tasks in extreme and challenging environments, such as deep-sea drilling. These robots are designed to operate in harsh conditions and can be equipped with sensors and tools to ensure accurate and efficient drilling.

One of the key benefits of using robots for drilling is improved safety. Drilling operations can be dangerous, and accidents can have severe consequences for personnel and the environment. By reducing the need for human intervention in drilling operations, robots can minimize the risk of accidents and injuries.

Robots can work efficiently in challenging locations, such as deep-sea drilling, where humans cannot operate. These locations pose technical challenges, such as limited space, extreme temperatures, and high-pressure environments. However, robots can be designed to operate in these environments and perform drilling tasks with greater precision and efficiency than human workers. Not to mention, robots can work 24 hours a day without the need for rest.

Sunkye's High-Temperature High-Pressure Connector Series is an excellent solution for oil rig robots, whether used in sensor or PCB applications. These connectors are reliable components for the systems, whether they are used on the platform or underwater.

Sunkye's D011 High Temperature High Pressure Series Connector Specifications:

Temperature Range

-55℃ to +200℃

Operating Pressure

0 MPa to 172.5 MPa

High Temperature Life

200℃, 600h

Temperature Shock

-55℃ to +200℃ , 15 cycles, the temperature switching time is ≤ 15min

Salt Spray


Air Leak

helium leak test ≤ 1×10-3Pa.cm3/s

High Temperature High Pressure

172.5MPa, 200℃ , 336h

Finally, robots can be controlled by programs, human can change the programs to adjust the robots drilling operations based on environmental changes or the drilled material. This flexibility enables to maximize drilling efficiency and reduce costs, as this way can avoid the need to stop drilling operations to make manual adjustments.

Sunkye Connection Technologies provides a wide product portfolio with a complete interconnect solutions offering. Sunkye connectors and cables assemblies are complementary with Sunkye backshells and conduits.