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E-422 - Rig, BOP’s & Well Control Equipment

5 days FOR/BOPE
  • Young engineers and supervisors, toolpushers with some experience in drilling
  • To provide a thorough, practical knowledge of rigs, BOP’s and well control equipment
Learning Objectives
  • To acquire a good knowledge of drilling rigs and BOPs
  • To learn about the use and limits of different pieces of equipment
  • To select capacities and types of rig equipment
  • To select BOPs, hydraulic units and auxiliary equipment
Ways and means
  • Application to a real case (project) for the participants in the “Drilling and Completion Engineering” training course (E-412)

Rig 3 days
  • Description of the main functions
  • Hoisting
  • Pumping
  • Rotating
  • Power
  • Limits of use
  • Equipment selection through exercises:
  • Choosing the drawworks, the drilling line, drilling line work
  • Choosing the pumps as per the drilling program
Bops and well control equipment 2 days
  • BOP
  • Functions
  • Different types: ram BOP, annular BOP, inside BOP
  • Technical field characteristics
  • Auxiliary equipment
  • Accumulation and closing unit
  • Choke manifold, chokes
  • Mud gas separator
  • Equipment working test and pressure test
  • API rules
  • Exercises on BOP closing unit sizing
2016 course calendar
Language Dates Location Tuition Register
Apr 25 - 29 Pau €3,380 Online By email
Oct 31 - Nov 04 Pau €3,380 Online By email