Abstracts, Presentations, and Papers

Copies of abstracts, presentations, and papers will be placed in this section as they become available.

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Rust - Received

Blue - Confirmed      

Gray - Pending

 

CD's of Presentations

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    Access to Documents

Number Company Author Paper Title or Subject Abstract Paper Presentation

Session 1: New Gas-Lift Technology and  Challenging Applications --- Chair: Lee Mathews, Jim Hall

 

1 Weatherford

Will Hucman

An ALS Solution to Low Pressure SAGD

 

 

Abstract   Presentation
2

Oil and Natural Gas Corporation Ltd. (India)

Pavan Aggarwal

Manickam Nadar

 

Successful Implementation of an Integrated Production Network Model for the Heera Field

Abstract   Presentation
3

eProduction Solutions

Intelligent Agents

 

Greg Stephenson

Neil deGuzman

Real-Time Diagnostics of Gas Lift Systems Using Intelligent Agents

Abstract   Presentation
4

ScandPower

Juan Carlos Mantecon

Gas Lift Optimization of Long Horizontal Wells Abstract   Presentation
5

ExxonMobil

Mike Johnson

Gas Lift Challenges for ExxonMobil

Abstract   Presentation
6

Schlumberger

Robert "Boots" Rouen

PerfLift – Gas-Lift Case Studies in Gas Well De-watering Applications

 

Abstract

 

  Presentation
 

Keynote Address

 

Qatar Petroleum Moh'd Farooqui

 Keynote Address

    Presentation
 

Tuesday Afternoon Discussion --- Chair:  John Martinez and Cleon Dunham

 

1

Occidental Petroleum of Qatar, Ltd.

 

Vijay Padhapragada

Multi-Phase Flow Meters, Well Test Validation and Gas-Lift Analysis

   

Presentation

2

Production Associates

John Martinez

Gas-Lift in New Fields

   

Presentation

 

Session 2: Field Reviews, Best Practice --- Chair:    Moh'd Farooqui

 

1

Dubai Petroleum Company

Arun Kallal

Achieving Stability in a Gas-Lifted Well

 

Abstract   Presentation

2

ExxonMobil

Mike Johnson

Downhole Pressure and Temperature Measurement Offshore and on Land

 

Abstract

 

Presentation

3

ScandPower

Juan Carlos Mantecon

 

Optimization of Well Clean-up Operations Using Gas Lift

 

Abstract   Presentation

3

Schlumberger

Timo Staal

George Brown

 

Gas Lift Analysis & Production Optimization Using DTS

 

Abstract

 

Presentation

4 Dubai Petroleum Company

Sreekumar M. P.

 

Case History of using Distributed Temperature Sensor (DTS) System on Slick line for Gas Lift Trouble shooting and Well Optimization

 

Abstract

 

Presentation

 

Gas-Lift Automation, Optimization --- Chairs:  Vijay Pothapragada,  Sanin Bahzad

 

1

Petrobras

 

Gustavo Vinicius Lourenço Moisés

Jaildo de Jesús

Joseil Rodrigues da Silva

Nadilson Santos Muniz

 

Self-Tuning Algorithm for Intermittent Gas Lift

 

 

Abstract   Presentation
2

Oxy Petroleum - Dubai

Lee Mathews

Oxy Computer Model Experience in Qatar

 

Abstract Paper Presentation
3

ScandPower

Juan Carlos Mantecon

 

The Use of Dynamic Simulation Techniques in Gas Lift Optimization

 

 

Abstract   Presentation
4 Edinburgh Petroleum Services Manickam S. Nadar Use of Gas-lift valve Dynamic Performance Data in Optimizing Well Gas-Lift Designs Abstract

 

  Presentation
5

AppSmiths, Inc.

Larry Peacock

Implementing Gas Lift Surveillance

Abstract   Presentation
6 AppSmiths, Inc. Dan Dees

A Low Cost, Low Risk Method to Determine Lift Points Using Tracer Gas

 

Abstract   Presentation
7 Shell Petroleum Development Company, Nigeria

Nkili Nwadike

 

Application of Fieldware Gas-Lift

(Note:  This paper was not presented.)

 

Abstract

 

   

8

Kuwait Oil Company

Steve Gossell

Gas Chamber Pump  “Perfection of High Volume Intermittent Chamber Technology”

 

Abstract

 

 

Presentation

 

Breakout Sessions --- Chair:  Cleon Dunham

 

1

ExxonMobil

Mike Johnson

Gas-Lift Staffing, Training

 

  

 

Presentation

 

2

Production Associates

 

John Martinez

Gas-Lift Surveillance with Pressure Surveys, Well Tests

Summary   Presentation

 

3 Oilfield Automation Consulting

Cleon Dunham

 

Gas-Lift Best Practices from API and ISO

 

Summary   Presentation