Smart Slide | Canadian Global

Smart Slide Drilling System: Automated Directional Drilling

Canadian Global provides the best directional drilling software on the market. This is an effective solution to enhance the efficiency of the drilling process and reduce friction in the lateral section by automating the rotational function of the drill string. The simplistic interface provides ease of operation. We offer competitive prices according to the client’s goal and requirements.


  • Available for Tesco, NOV, Warrior, Rostel, and FDS top drives
  • Automation of rotation
  • Automation of neutral point
  • Slide control without the use of grabber or brake
  • Reduction of friction in the lateral section
  • Simplified interface
  • Time management efficiency
  • Increased ROP
  • Competitive pricing
  • Quick install
  • Remote monitoring for quick support

Slide Drilling Automation

The Smart Slide system is an auto reciprocation and tool face alignment tool for top drives. It has become one of the most important activities in directional drilling operations. Many operators are needing to drill further horizontal sections to increase productivity in their wells. The Smart Slide system provides a precise and  automatic way of doing this operation by reciprocating and steering the drill pipe to reduce down hole friction. This allows the operators to reach the desired depths to maximize the return on their investment.

Smart Slide | Canadian Global


Smart Slide | Canadian Global


Bump Function

Bump is used while the Smart Slide is in operation to change the neutral point.

Zero Function

Each time the operator wants to stop sliding the top drive will always be commanded to go back to its neutral or zero position before coming to a complete stop.

Zero Point Function

The ZERO POINT Slide or ZP slide is used to slide without oscillation. In this function, the ZP Slide button is enabled and the quill position will be locked in place. Just select a bump forward or reverse to adjust the angle. It’s possible to move the quill to any position by using the bump buttons.

The Smart Slide allows the operator to set specific modes for slide control and allows the software to control the operation. This provides consistent performance and eliminates human error.

Advantages of Smart Directional Drilling Software

Top Drive Smart Directional Drilling Software is designed to be scalable and adaptable, allowing it to be used in a variety of drilling applications and wellbore conditions. As a result, it can be a valuable tool for companies in the oil and gas industry, helping to increase productivity, reduce costs, and improve the overall efficiency and safety of drilling operations. Top drive smart drilling software provides a number of benefits, including

Real-time monitoring: The software allows for real-time monitoring of the drilling process, providing up-to-date information on the orientation of the drill bit and the direction of drilling.

Reduced downtime: By providing real time monitoring and control of the drilling process, top drive smart drilling software can help to reduce the amount of downtime required for manual adjustments and corrections. This can result in significant cost savings, especially on large or complex drilling projects.

Improved accuracy: The software can be programmed to follow a specific drilling plan, ensuring that the drill bit stays on course and reaches the target accurately.

Increased efficiency: By optimizing the drilling process, top drive directional drilling software can help to minimize the use of resources, such as drilling mud, casing, and other materials.

Better safety: The software helps to reduce the risk of human error, which is a major safety concern in drilling operations.

Enhanced data management: The software can store and analyze data from the drilling process, allowing for better decision making and improved planning of future drilling operations.

Overall, top drive smart directional drilling software is an important tool for improving the efficiency and accuracy of directional drilling operations. By integrating cutting edge technology into the drilling process, this software can help to increase productivity and reduce the risk of problems occurring during drilling.