Advanced Oil & Gas Field Processing CertificationPENG/ADVGB

Who should attend?

  • This course aims to deepen understanding of Oil & Gas field processing techniques.
Audience :
  • Engineers involved in operating or designing Oil & Gas field processing facilities.

Level : Proficiency

Course Content

  • Module 1: THERMODYNAMICS APPLIED TO WELL EFFLUENT PROCESSING (page 265)

      • Well effluent.
      • Ideal and real fluid behavior.
      • Liquid-vapor equilibrium of pure substances:
      • Vapor pressure curves.
      • Enthalpy diagrams.
      • PRO/II™ simulation exercises.
      • Liquid-vapor equilibrium of mixtures - Mixture separation processes:
      • Phase envelopes.
      • Flash, distillation, absorption, stripping.
      • PRO/II™ simulation exercises.
      • Heat transfer, heat balance and thermal equipment.
  • Module 2: OIL & WATER TREATMENT (page 266)

      • Need for field processing of oil - Quality requirements.
      • Crude oil treatment:
      • Crude stabilization.
      • Crude dehydration.
      • Acid crude sweetening.
      • Crude oil treatment process simulation using PRO/II™.
      • Storage tanks: technology, operations and maintenance.
      • Production water treatment:
      • Regulation for disposal.
      • Main treatments.
      • Injection water treatment:
      • Quality requirements.
      • Main treatments.
  • Module 3: GAS PROCESSING & CONDITIONING (page 267)

      • Need for field processing of gas - Quality requirements.
      • Gas processing:
      • Gas dehydration.
      • Gas sweetening.
      • NGL extraction.
      • Simulation of a gas processing chain using PRO/II™.
      • Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG).

Learning Objectives

  • Upon completion of the course, participants will be able to:
  • understand main thermodynamic transformations involved in Oil & Gas processing,
  • grasp a comprehensive picture of Oil & Gas processing facilities,
  • simulate main Oil & Gas facilities,
  • master operating variables and conditions of processing facilities.

Ways & Means

  • Highly interactive training with industry-specialist lecturers.
  • Numerous applications and illustrations.
  • Extensive practice of PRO/II™ process simulation software: a case study will be developed all along these 3 weeks (simulation of a crude oil and associated gas treatment process).

Certification

  • An international recognition of your competencies.
  • A Advanced Certificate is delivered.
  • An expertise confirmed in Advanced Oil & Gas Field Processing .
  • Ready-to-use skills.