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E-419 - Fundamentals of Drilling & Completion

E-419 - Fundamentals of Drilling & Completion

5 days
FOR/BACFPE
Sessions
This course is not scheduled.
Who should attend?

Audience

    • Young engineers involved in drilling and completion, supervisors, tool pushers.

Level

  • Foundation
  • This course will provide:
  • an overview of fundamental knowledge in drilling and completion, and the various pressure in the well,
  • the fundamentals knowledges in order to follow the intensive training program “Drilling & Completion Engineering” (E-412C).
Learning Objectives
  • Upon completion of the course, participants will be able to:
  • describe the basic notions about hydrostatic and hydrodynamic,
  • carry out well pressure calculations,
  • explain the fundamentals of drilling techniques,
  • assess uncertainties with regard to pressure measured while drilling,
  • explain the reaction of gaseous with regard of gaseous influx encountered while drilling.
Course Content

INITIAL TEST

0.5 day

  • General knowledges about drilling & completion

CAUSES OVERBURDEN PRESSURE, PORE PRESSURE, FRAC PRESSURE

1 day

  • Definitions.
  • Causes of abnormal pore pressure.
  • Detection of abnormal pore pressure.
  • Determination of frac pressure, LOT.

DRILLING FUNDAMENTALS

1 day

  • Principle of drilling, functions of the drilling fluid, well architecture.
  • Casing cementing.
  • Wellhead and safety.

HYDRODYNAMICS APPLIED TO WELL

2 days

  • Hydrostatic pressure, pressure losses.
  • Relation between static and circulating well pressures.
KNOWLEDGE ASSESSMENT 0.5 day

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Ways & Means
  • Application to a real case (project) for the participants in the “Drilling & Completion Engineering” training course (E-412C).