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Technical Program

Wednesday, 1 April

1030-1200

04 Automation, Monitoring and Production Optimization

Session Chairpersons:

Tara Smith, Encana Corporation; Jack English, Chevron Gas & Midstream

This session’s discussion will center on how surveillance and data collection are used to optimize production, how to be alert to impending failures, and possibly even how to prevent those failures from occurring.

Time Paper # Presentation
1030-1100 173907 icon:PO Real-Time Pump Watcher System Aids in Improved Surveillance and Analysis
R. Quttainah, KOC; F. Mehmood, Kuwait Oil Company; M.S. Bhat, Weatherford
1100-1130 173911 icon:PO Parameters Optimization of Progressing Cavity Pump:Based on Fuzzy Evaluation and Coupling Influencing Factors in Heavy Oilfield
Y. Yang, H. Liu, China university of petroleum (Beijing); M. Zhang, PetroChina Huabei Oilfield Company; Q. Chen, PetroChina Dagang Oilfield Company; Z. Zhang, China university of petroleum (Beijing); J. Tang, S. Gai, China University of Petroleum(Beijing); L. Xie, China university of petroleum (Beijing)
1130-1200 Invited Presenter - Optimizing and Monitoring a Heavy Oil Reservoir using Progressive Cavities Pumps and Real Time Information in Dobokubi Field, Faja Petrolífera del Orinoco, Ayacucho Division - Venezuela
J. Cudmore, M. Anuel, Zenith Oilfield Technology Ltd; M. Ramos, Petroleos De Venezula; M. Ferrer, Zenith Oilfield Technology Ltd
Wednesday, 1 April

1330-1500

05 Challenging Applications

Session Chairpersons:

Kenneth Jay Saveth, Borets-Weatherford; Darin R. Austin, Baker Hughes Inc

An analysis around the use of PCPs extended into applications which have been traditionally considered too harsh for the PCP system.

Time Paper # Presentation
1330-1400 Invited Presenter - Charge Pump for Gassy Application Venezuela Faja Del Orinoco
J. Delgado, Weatherford; M. Aredondo, Petropiar; O. Moreno, Petropiar, Venezuela, Bolivarian Republic of; T. Soltys, J.J. Svitich, L. Dunn, J. Bettenson, E. Noble, J. Gonzalez, Weatherford
1400-1430 Invited Presenter - Diverter Valve Reduces Flushbys & Extends Run Life in Australia
R.C. Hicks, Baker Hughes Inc
1430-1500 173910 icon:PO Advantages of Check Valve in Tubing String for PCPs : a Statistical Study for Adiyaman - Turkey
E. ERGUN, M.O. SAHIN, A.E. ERCELEBI, M. SEVINDIK, Turkish Petroluem Corp. (TPAO)
Wednesday, 1 April

1530-1700

06 PCP Completion Alternatives

Session Chairpersons:

Lonnie James Dunn, Weatherford Canada Partnership; Allan Bakker, Husky Energy Inc

In today’s diverse production environments PCPs are deployed with a variety of alternative equipment to address certain application challenges. Case studies will cover some of these challenges and the steps taken to overcome them.

Time Paper # Presentation
1600-1630 173910 icon:PO Advantages of Check Valve in Tubing String for PCPs : a Statistical Study for Adiyaman - Turkey
E. ERGUN, M.O. SAHIN, A.E. ERCELEBI, M. SEVINDIK, Turkish Petroluem Corp. (TPAO)
1630-1700 Invited Presenter - PCP Application for Development of Waxy Bhagyam Field in Onshore India
R.K. Nallani, M. Jha, A. Kumar, P. Kumar, S. Aggarwal, Cairn India Limited