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Abandonments (facilities and/or wells)

Facilitate discussions on best practice for permanent facility and/or well abandonment.
Well Barrier Envelopes 30 141
BLOG : Relentless Pursuit of Perfection

Promote the work that Relentless Pursuit of Perfection (rp-squared) are doing. This allows the members to appreciate what we can do. If you hire us, it allows us to make money at doing what we do best... and spread the vision.
Spread Launches New Rapid Response Service 13 10
Casing & Liners

Matters relating specifically to casing and liners, including : centralisation, shoetracks, liner hangers, DV collars and so on. Includes wear-bushings and casing hangers
torque reduction with centralised casing string 70 281

1.Cementing Equipment 2.Cements 3.Displacement 4.Plugback 5.Single Stage 6.Two Stage - Running & Cementing Casing & Liners
Sub group(s)
Cement retainer minimum setting depth 59 300
Coal-Bed-Methane / Coal-Seam-Gas

Discuss the challenges associated with CBM/CSG.
Oil or Synthetic based Mud coating thickness on pipes 2 1
Coiled Tubing Drilling

All aspect of coiled tubing
Through 3-1/2" Tubing Milling 1 3

1.Artificial Lift 2.Completion Equipments 3.Completion Fluids 4.Horizontal / ERD wells 5.Multi-Laterals 6.Multi-phase Flow 7.Perforating 8.Safety Issues 9.Sand control 10.Tubing Stress
Sub group(s)
Practical considerations with Cesium Formate brine 74 249
Contracts & Procurement Incentive ideas for constructing Integrated Services Project -Lump Sum type well contracts 2 9
Data Acquisition

1.Coring Methods 2.FWFD Selection 3.Look Ahead Seismic 4.Permanent Monitoring 5.Subsurface Geophysics 6.Vert. Seismic Profile 7.Well Testing and Sampling 8.Wireline Logging
Sub group(s)
Searching for a low cost temperature sensor for shallow wells 12 74
Deepwater specific

Cover items specific to Deepwater activity
Deepwater pore & fracture presure and temperature regimes ; Best practise. 53 216
Directional Surveying

To gather views and information on correcting the errors associated with current Directional Surveying practices.
ISCWSA Error Model Calculations 12 61
Drill String Design Conductor Pipe Study 49 300
Drilling & Completion
Sub group(s)
Horizontal Wells 46 192
Drilling Equipment
Sub group(s)
Standards and Policies for requirement of 36" Diverter for Jack up Rig - 42 199
Drilling Fluids

1.Cementing and Zonal Isolation 2.Fluid Properties/Components 3.Formation damage 4.Selection/Design of mud 5.Solids control
What's the big deal about RDF? 44 206
Drilling Operations
Sub group(s)
Drilling Ahead with auto-slips in place 113 604
Drilling Software

Evaluate and comment on existing Drilling Software as to the utility, ease of use, etc. 1. Existing: a. Technical, b. Operational, c. Office/Engineer, d. Rig Site/Supervisor, e. Other 2. Desired: a. Technical, b. Operational, c. Office/Engineer, d. Rig Site/Supervisor, e. Other
ROP Optimization by using software 12 43
Due Diligence

To cover the areas of Assurance; Readiness to Drill Risk Assessments; HAZIDs/HAZOPS etc.,
Standards and guidelines for well constrution and operations 3 3
DWOP Comments

comments on DWOP
Sub group(s)
M/U doubles on the lease and P/U direct to rig-floor (doubles rig) 15 63

Promote discussion and knowledge sharing on expandables - incl. cement slurry design, use in HPHT wells etc.,
SET(Solid Expandable Tubular) in Ultra HPHT sections? 1 1