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Abandonments (facilities and/or wells)

Facilitate discussions on best practice for permanent facility and/or well abandonment.
Pulling old carbon steel tubing 31 143
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 Feature - you can have both a work AND personal email 16 11
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
Flush Casing Running 73 290

1.Cementing Equipment 2.Cements 3.Displacement 4.Plugback 5.Single Stage 6.Two Stage - Running & Cementing Casing & Liners
Sub group(s)
Reverse Cementing 61 305
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)
Packer and setting tool in-house testing 78 256
Contracts & Procurement Technical Evaluation of OCTG Tenders 3 14
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)
Options for Caliper in 12.25" x 13.50" UR hole 14 79
Deepwater specific

Cover items specific to Deepwater activity
Deepwater shallow flow, gas, hydrate zones and massive shallow sands 56 220
Directional Surveying

To gather views and information on correcting the errors associated with current Directional Surveying practices.
MWD in Top-Hole with Magnetic Interference from offset casing 13 63
Drill String Design Interaction with (surface) Soft-Torque with (downhole) Vibration Suppression Tools 50 304
Drilling & Completion
Sub group(s)
Under-reaming in the Carboniferous 46 198
Drilling Equipment
Sub group(s)
Fatigue predictability - Top Drive/Drawwork/Hoses 48 204
Drilling Fluids

1.Cementing and Zonal Isolation 2.Fluid Properties/Components 3.Formation damage 4.Selection/Design of mud 5.Solids control
Mud System Audit 46 211
Drilling Operations
Sub group(s)
Confidence in surveys 118 626
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
MWD survey interference 13 44
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 76

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