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E-444 - Advanced Cementing Practices

E-444 - Advanced Cementing Practices

5 days
FLU/CIM2E
Sessions
This course is not scheduled.
Who should attend?

Audience

    • Engineers, supervisors involved in cementing programs.

Level

  • Proficiency
  • This course aims to deepen the understanding and develop the skills needed to design efficiently a cementing program.
Learning Objectives
  • Upon completion of the course, participants will be able to:
  • acquire a detailed knowledge of the different cementing techniques,
  • address special cases: liner, highly deviated wells, gas zones,
  • design a full cementing program for a real typical case,
  • assess the quality of a cementing job.
Course Content

TECHNIQUES & JOB PROCEDURES

1.5 days

  • Cementing program.
  • Job planning and preparation:
  • Casing running.
  • Selection of the fluids and flows.
  • Cementing calculations.
  • Primary, surface, multistage, liner cementing.
  • Cement plugs.

CEMENT & SLURRIES

1 day

  • Cement chemistry.
  • Special slurries and additives.
  • Formulation and laboratory tests.
  • Rheology.
  • Displacement in eccentered annulus.
  • Salt zone and temperature problems.

SPECIAL CASES

0.5 day

  • Gas zone cementing.
  • Deviated and horizontal wells cementing.
  • Remedial techniques.

CEMENTING PROJECT

1 day

  • Design of a whole well cementing job.

EVALUATION OF THE CEMENTING JOB

1 day

  • Principles and interpretation of the cement logs:
  • Thermometry.
  • Sonic (CBL - VDL).
  • Ultrasonic (USIT).
  • Logs analysis on a real case.
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Ways & Means
  • Exercises.
  • Teamwork on a project.