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E-443 - Cementing Practices

5 days FLU/CIM1E
  • Engineers, supervisors, and lab professionals involved or interested in cementing programs
  • To provide the knowledge and skills needed to design a cementing program
Learning Objectives
  • To master the vocabulary specific to cementing
  • To understand and use primary cementing techniques and procedures
  • To select cement and necessary additives
  • To calculate major parameters in a cementing operation
  • To assess the quality of a cementing job
Ways and means
  • Exercises, videos
  • Application to a real case
  • Visit of a laboratory
  • Application to a real case (project) for participants in the “Drilling and Completion Engineering” training course (E-412)

Techniques and job procedures 1 day
  • Primary cementing
  • Cement job design
  • Job planning and preparation
  • Casing running
  • Cementing job
  • Cementing calculations
Cement and slurries 1 day
  • Cement special slurries and additives
  • Formulation and laboratory tests
  • Rheology of mud and slurries
Special cases 1 day
  • Multistage cement job
  • Liner
  • Cement plugs
Cementing equipment 1 day
  • Pumps
  • Mixers
  • Cementing head
Evaluation of the cementing job 1 day
  • Principles and interpretation of the cement logs
  • Thermometry
  • Sonic (CBL - VDL)
  • Ultrasonic (USIT)
  • Log analysis on a real case
2016 course calendar
Language Dates Location Tuition Register
Apr 04 - 08 Pau €3,380 Online By email
Oct 10 - 14 Pau €3,380 Online By email