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E-428C - Deepwater Drilling & Development Certification

5 days FOR/OFDWE
  • Young engineers and supervisors, toolpushers with some experience in drilling
  • To provide an in-depth, practical understanding of offshore drilling techniques, operations, equipment and procedures
Learning Objectives
  • To learn about different offshore rigs
  • To learn about equipment specific to offshore drilling operations
  • To understand the process of a subsea development
Ways and means
  • Videos, animations
  • Application to a real case (project) for the participants in the “Drilling and Completion Engineering” training course (E-412)

Offshore specificities 3 days
  • Offshore rig description: jack up, anchored and dynamic positioning floating platforms
  • Limits of use of the rigs
  • Specific equipment for floating platforms
  • Mud line suspension
  • Subsea well head and equipment
  • BOP, BOP closing unit, risers, positioning
  • Subsea Xmas tree and equipment
  • General overview
  • Different types: vertical, horizontal
  • Comparison
  • Running procedures
  • Examples
Subsea field development 2 days
  • Typical subsea development schematic
  • Tie back
  • Deepwater stand-alone development
  • Subsea field layout
  • Production control system
  • Well architecture for deepwater well
  • Typical drilling
  • Casing programs
2016 course calendar
Language Dates Location Tuition Register
May 30 - Jun 03 Pau €3,380 Online By email
Nov 28 - Dec 02 Pau €3,380 Online