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10 - OGE-W - Oil & Gas - Well Construction and Drilling

OG-W 103 - Introduction to Drilling, Completion and Workover Operation

Code Start Date Duration Venue
OG-W 103 09 October 2023 5 Days Istanbul Registration Form Link
OG-W 103 04 December 2023 5 Days Istanbul Registration Form Link
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Course Description

Having no background in drilling and workover operations, this course will lead you step by step to quite enough understanding of the operation done for well construction. Introduction to main equipment and their roles, drilling a hole in a safe and efficient way. Associated operations, outputs and evaluations, data quality control and recording. Initiating the well to production. Associated problems, expectation and mitigation.

Course Objectives

  • Comprehending drilling and workover reports
  • Understanding what can be done within open-hole and cased wells, as a part of reservoir management
  • Learning drilling practices can optimize cash flow and ultimate recovery
  • Communicating with drilling and production personnel

Who Should Attend?

  • Reservoir and Facility Engineers
  • Geoscientists
  • Supervisors
  • Service personnel
  • Anyone who interacts with drilling, completion or workover engineers.

Course Details/Schedule

Day 1

  • Overview of the drilling process
  • Language of drilling, completing, and well intervention
  • Drill string components: bits and accessories
  • Drilling fluids and hydraulics
  • Hole problems, stuck pipe, side-tracking and fishing
  • Cores and coring

Day 2

  • Electric logging, MWD, LWD
  • Mud logging
  • Casing design and installation
  • Primary and remedial cementing
  • Directional, horizontal, multilateral and under-balanced drilling

Day 3

  • Wellhead equipment and trees
  • Options for completions and workovers
  • Tubing, packers and completion equipment
  • Safety and flow control devices
  • Open hole completions

Day 4

  • Perforating
  • Coil tubing operations
  • Wireline techniques
  • Well stimulation - surfactants, solvents, acidizing, hydraulic fracturing
  • Well test

Day 5

  • Formation and sand control - mechanical retention, chemical consolidation, and gravel packing
  • Scale and corrosion
  • Paraffin and asphaltenes
  • Casing integrity
  • Casing repair