Well Control For Completions And Interventions by Howard CrumptonWell Control For Completions And Interventions by Howard Crumpton

Well Control For Completions And Interventions

byHoward Crumpton

Paperback | October 1, 2017

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Well Control for Completions and Interventionsexplores the standards that ensure safe and efficient production flow, well integrity and well control for oil rigs, focusing on the post-Macondo environment where tighter regulations and new standards are in place worldwide. Too many training facilities currently focus only on the drilling side of the well's cycle when teaching well control, hence the need for this informative guide on the topic. To enhance the learning process, bonus material in video format and interactive spreadsheets are included to connect the content with practical examples.

This long-awaited manual for engineers and managers involved in the well completion and intervention side of a well's life covers the fundamentals of design, equipment and completion fluids. In addition, the book covers more important and distinguishing components, such as well barriers and integrity envelopes, well kill methods specific to well completion, and other forms of operations that involve completion, like pumping and stimulation (including hydraulic fracturing and shale), coiled tubing, wireline, and subsea intervention.

  • Provides a training guide focused on well completion and intervention
  • Includes coverage of subsea and fracturing operations
  • Presents proper well kill procedures
  • Features bonus video material and sample spreadsheets to utilize in real world scenarios
  • Allows readers to quickly get up-to-speed on today's regulations post-Macondo for well integrity, barrier management and other critical operation components

About The Author

Howard Crumpton is a Well Completions and Interventions Engineer with over 35 years of experience in worldwide completion and intervention operations from land, offshore, and subsea. He is also an experienced oil and gas trainer, teaching more than 100 completion, intervention, and well control courses around the world for major compan...

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Title:Well Control For Completions And InterventionsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:664 pages, 8.75 × 6.35 × 0.68 inPublished:October 1, 2017Publisher:Gulf Professional PublishingLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0081001967

ISBN - 13:9780081001967

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Table of Contents

1. Introduction 2. Well Construction and Completion Design 3. Completion Equipment 4. Well Control Surface Equipment 5. Fluids 6. Well Control Barriers and Integrity Envelopes 7. Kick Detection and Well Kill Methods During Workover and Completion Operations 8. Pumping and Stimulation 9. Wireline 10. Coiled Tubing 11. Hydraulic Workover 12. Well Testing 13. Subsea Equipment 14. Well Testing Subsea Completions and Interventions 15. Well Testing Subsea Intervention Vessel (Riserless) Operations