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E-466 - Well Production Integrity

2 jours PRO/WELINT
  • Drilling, completion and production engineers and technicians
  • To provide an introduction to well integrity concepts: “how to keep hydrocarbons in the pipe” by designing, operating and maintaining well equipment to ensure safe containment of all wellbore fluids over the lifetime of a well
  • To understand the importance and the concepts of well integrity
  • To assess the link between well integrity and other key strategic efforts
  • To review the key focus areas for well integrity assurance
  • To appreciate the role of the production technician with regard to well integrity
Les + pédagogiques
  • Videos and animations showing how equipment works
  • Practical exercises and knowledge assessment

Well integrity design 0.25 jour
  • Well Construction/Completion: casing, tubing, cement, produced fluids
  • Wellhead and Tree Equipment: valves, seals, accessories
  • Safety valves: downhole, surface
Well integrity operations 0.5 jour
  • Monitoring and managing pressure
  • Flow assurance: corrosion, sand
  • Testing and maintenance: valves, accessories
Operations: your role 0.25 jour
  • Monitor well equipment tests
  • Perform well equipment tests
  • Ensure safety equipment is operational
  • Remember you are the first line of defense against Well Integrity failures
Well integrity maintenance 0.25 jour
  • All Well Equipment
  • Valves
  • Safety Equipment
  • Seals
  • Preparation and reinstatement
Maintenance: your role 0.25 jour
  • Perform maintenance tasks as assigned by location
  • Prepare the well for maintenance and well intervention activities
  • Reinstate the well after maintenance and well intervention activities
Integrity management 0.25 jour
  • Operations owns the Wellstock
  • Develop a more complete understanding of the well below the surface
  • Understand the independence of all well components
Today’s successful production technician 0.25 jour
  • HSE goals
  • Design decisions made for the well and the relevance of those decisions to their operations
  • Ways that all surface and subsurface well components work together
  • Instruments: how the downhole conditions are reflected in the surface
  • Handovers: strict adherence to site-specific procedures and/or practices
  • Risks: daily tasks that bring increased risks to Well Integrity and proactive mitigation of those risks
  • Problems: deeper knowledge of the well to anticipate problems turn into large scale Well Integrity incidents