Well Testing Project Management: Onshore and Offshore by Paul J. Nardone

By Paul J. Nardone

Good try making plans is among the most crucial words within the lifestyles cycle of a good, if performed improperly it may well expense hundreds of thousands. Now there's a connection with make sure you get it correct the 1st time. Written through a specialist Completions & good attempt Engineer with many years of expertise, good try out making plans and Operations presents a street map to lead the reader during the maze of governmental rules, codes, neighborhood criteria and practices. This ebook describes how one can plan a fit-for-purpose and fault loose good try, and to provide the records required for regulatory compliance. Given the extent of task within the oil and gasoline and the lack of skilled body of workers, this e-book will entice many experts sitting in drilling, of entirety or exploration departments around the globe who locate themselves within the enterprise of making plans a good attempt, and but who may possibly lack services in that distinctiveness. Nardone offers a roadmap to steer the planner via this advanced topic, exhibiting find out how to write the required documentation and to coordinate the numerous diversified initiatives and actions, which represent good attempt making plans. Taking the reader from the foundation for layout in the course of the good try out application to good attempt studies and at last to the all-important studying to make sure non-stop improvement.

  • Identification and prioritization of good try objectives
  • Confirmation of good try requirements
  • Preparation of special good try out programs
  • Selection and qualification of attempt equipment
  • Onsite (onshore and offshore) engineering help and try supervision
  • Detailed good try out interpretation
  • Definition of prolonged good try out (EWT) requirements

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Installation procedures include data on the use of makeup lubricant, commonly referred to as dope, makeup torque and makeup length — that is, the change in overall length of the tubing due to the makeup loss on the thread. The tubing vendor also supplies other important information such as strength and dimensional data. 4 (a) Tubing Wine Rack (b) Tubing Bundle Tubing contractors supply premium tubing either in bundles or in shipping racks. Bundled tubing is gathered together with wire rope slings, which are secured when lifted in tension to prevent the tubing joints from spreading.

6 Offshore Interfaces WEATHER Many of the activities on offshore vessels are limited to varying degrees by weather. Handling pipe in the derrick can be hazardous if the vessel is rolling severely. Similarly, moving pipe or other equipment about on deck is also hazardous, presenting risk of injury to personnel and damage to equipment as a load, suspended like a pendulum from the crane jib, swings with the roll of the vessel. Along with rolling seas and high winds, excessive heave presents limits during drilling and other operations, which require that the rig compensators control the loads on the work string.

These structures provide drilling hazards in the form of shallow gas, unconsolidated sand, loss of circulation or overpressure zones, and sections of hard impervious rock. The drilling team constructs a well design to achieve the well objectives, taking into account the various drilling hazards. The well design incorporates casing design, drilling fluids, bit and tool selection, and drilling technique to manage drilling hazards. When the subsurface team adds a well test to the well objectives, additional demands are placed on the well design since the well test may require specific features such as a cemented liner across the target formations to provide wellbore stability and a well barrier during the test string installation.

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