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E-453 - Well-Completion Equipment & Procedures for Flowing Wells

5 days PRO/EQTPEE
Level
Proficiency
Audience
  • Drilling or production engineers, supervisors involved in completion.
Purpose
  • This course provides the knowledge and skills needed to choose and operate completion equipment for flowing wells.
Learning Objectives
  • Upon completion of the course, participants will be able to:
  • assess which equipment is required in a conventional case,
  • design the corresponding completion procedure,
  • work on complex completion issues with specialists.
Prerequisite
  • No prerequisites for this course.
Ways and means
  • Equipment and cutaway tools display in Pau.
  • For in-house courses held elsewhere, inasmuch as a completion shop is made available, a visit will be organized to the said shop.
  • Summary notes prepared and presented by the participants.
  • Application to a real case (project) for the participants in the “Drilling and Completion Engineering” training course (E-412C).

WELL-COMPLETION EQUIPMENT 1.5 days
  • Functions to be carried out and corresponding equipment.
  • Production string(s) configurations (conventional or tubing less, single or multi-zones).
  • Production wellhead: tubing head spool and Christmas tree (components, design).
  • Tubing & connections (main characteristics, criteria of choice).
  • Packers and accessories (drillable or permanent, retrievable).
  • Bottom hole devices (landing nipples, circulating devices, …) and relevant wireline equipment.
  • Subsurface safety valve (subsurface controlled, surface controlled).
FUNDAMENTALS OF TUBING MOVEMENT & FORCES 1 day
  • Point to be verified.
  • Packer permitting free motion (tubing movement, tension on the tubing hanger).
  • Packer permitting no motion (packer to tubing force, tension on the tubing hanger).
WELL-COMPLETION PREPARATION & IMPLEMENTATION 1.5 days
  • Preparing for operations.
  • Safety recommendations during completion operations.
  • Standard running-in and start-up steps:
  • Case of a packer set directly with the tubing string.
  • Case of a packer set prior to the running-in of the tubing string.
  • Operating recommendations.
ADVANCED COMPLETION 1 day
  • Tubing less completion.
  • Intelligent completion.
  • Multilateral completion.
  • Deep water completion.
  • Single trip multizones gravelpack system.
2017 course calendar
Language Dates Location Tuition Register
Feb 27 - Mar 03 Pau €3,580 Online By email
Sep 11 - 15 Pau €3,580 Online By email