Accelerating the Development of Innovative Oilfield Solutions with SOLIDWORKS Software


Sanjel Corporation

The Company

Meeting the equipment needs of today's fast-paced oil and gas industry demands responsiveness, innovation and accuracy. As the largest privately owned oilfield services company in Canada, with international operations stretching around the globe, Sanjel Corporation embraces the use of design technology to promptly deliver better performing, more reliable products to gas- and petroleum-producing customers.

The Challenge

Improve responsiveness to the equipment needs of oil and gas exploration and production customers through increased quality, better flexibility, and faster delivery.

The Solution

Adopt the SOLIDWORKS 3D CAD software development platform and leverage integrated structural and fluid-flow simulation technologies.

The Result

  • Reduced design time by 40 percent
  • Cut development costs by 25 percent
  • Decreased scrap by 50 percent
  • Improved design communications with field personnel

"SOLIDWORKS software enables us to develop equipment rapidly, which gives us a definite advantage."

Jeff Spence
Manager - Engineering, Sanjel Corporation