Wellhead Selection & Maintenance

COMP/WHMAINTE

Who should attend?

  • This course provides the required comprehensive knowledge and skills for wellhead selection, implementation procedures and maintenance.
Audience :
  • Completion, well servicing, workover or production engineers and supervisors, with client or service companies, familiar with well control and well integrity operations.

Level : Foundation

Course Content

  • INTRODUCTION: DOWNHOLE EQUIPMENT

      • Well construction.
      • Casing.
      • Completion equipment: tubing, SCSSV, SSD, ICV…
  • WELLHEAD COMPONENTS

      • Casing head, casing spool, casing hanger, packoff flange.
      • Tubing head, tubing hanger, tubing head adapter.
      • Seals.
  • X-MAS TREE (specifications)

      • X-mas tree (natural flowing wells).
      • Gas well X-mas tree, requirement for materials.
      • X-mas tree equipment and selection (MV, SSV, SV, WV, choke).
  • WELLHEAD MONITORING & MAINTENANCE

      • Wellhead installation procedures.
      • Wellhead protection during well intervention (pre-job and post job).
      • Surface equipment monitoring maintenance.
      • Function tests, pressure test.
      • Plan & execute maintenance. Well reinstatement.
      • Role and responsibilities over the various operational life of the well.
  • WELL INTEGRITY DURING OPERATIONS

      • During: well start up, steady state, well intervention.
      • Shut-in the well and handover.
  • TODAY’S SUCCESSFUL TECHNICIAN

      • HSE goal and leadership.
      • Role and responsibilities over the various operational life of the well.
      • Handover and reporting best practices.
  • KNOWLEDGE ASSESSMENT

Learning Objectives

  • Upon completion of the course, participants will be able to:
  • select the wellhead according to operational conditions,
  • select the corresponding components of the wellhead,
  • write and supervise maintenance and testing procedures on wellhead.

Ways & Means

  • Numerous exercises.
  • Numerous videos and animations.
  • Case studies.