Workshop Sessions - Abstracts, Presentations, Papers

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

Note: Formal papers are desired, but are not required. To make a presentation, we must receive an abstract and a copy of the actual presentation slides. Documents which have been received and are available are shown in underlined blue text. They may be accessed by clicking on them.

 

Status of Abstracts and Presentations

Summary of Abstracts --- This will be printed and made available at the workshop.

Standard Format --- Please use this format for all presentations, to provide consistency.

 

Note:  The abstracts, PowerPoint presentations, and papers to be  provided for the 2007 Gas Well Deliquification Workshop are listed below.  To download any abstract, presentation, or paper, click on the underlined link.  Some of the presentations are very large and may require several minutes to download. 

Note:  The presentations may only be downloaded by persons who attended the Workshop, or people who work for companies that had representatives at the Workshop.  The User Name and Password are distributed at the workshop.  If you attended but not obtain this information, contact cleon@oilfieldautomation.com.

Note:  These presentations and papers are the property of the Gas Well Deliquification Workshop and the companies that authored them.   They are provided here for your information. They may not be altered in any way, and they may not be distributed to anyone outside of your company without the expressed written permission of the organizers of the workshop and the author(s).

Note:  After the workshop, a free CD of the workshop proceedings will be sent to each participant. 

Note:  The presentations here are in .pdf format.  If a "movie" was shown along with the presentation, it is included on the CD, but not on this web site.

 

            Access to Paper Documents
Number Company(ies) Author(s) Paper Title Abstract Presentation Paper
Session 1 - New & Enhanced Technology.    Chairperson: 

1

NAM

Echometer

Chad Wittfeld

Stathis Kitsios

Lynn Rowlan

 

Acoustic Fluid Level Tool Becomes Integral Part of Liquid Unloading Program in The Netherlands

Abstract Presentation  

2

Chevron

BJ - DynaCoil

Larry E. Hartman, Jr.

Jeff Bolding

 

Through Tubing Installation of Chemical Injection Micro String While Maintaining a Fully Functional Sub-Surface Safety Valve

 

Abstract

Presentation

Too large to load on Web Site

 

3

Weatherford

T. Scott Campbell

Critical Velocity Reducing System for

Liquid-Loading Gas Wells

 

Abstract Presentation  

4

BP

Bryan Dotson

Deep Low Power Pump System

Market and Development

 

Abstract Presentation  

5

NitroLift

Vernon Daniels

Nitro-Lift System in the Barnett Shale

Abstract Presentation  

6

Echometer

Lynn Rowlan

Solar Powered Rod Pumping System, Where Bigger is not Better

 

Abstract Presentation  
7

Oil and Gas Optimization Specialists, LTD

 

Norm Hein A Review of DOE Testing of VortexFLOW Devices Abstract Presentation  
 
Session 2 - Automation & Optimization.    Chairperson: 

8

ExxonMobil

Kevin McCain

Dave Barry

 

Gas Well Automation in ExxonMobil US Operated Fields

Abstract Presentation  

9

Applied Control

Gary Silverman

Smart Remote Automation – A Tiered Approach

Abstract Presentation  

10

Freewave

Jim Gardner

Strategic Implementation of Wireless Technologies for Bottom Line Results

 

Abstract Presentation  Paper

11

Marathon

Stuart Cox

Effects of Liquid Loading on Production Analysis

 

Abstract Presentation  
12

J&J Technical Services,  L.L.C.

 

Jim Speer

William Jackson

Giovanni Alippio

Kelly Falk

 

Hydraulic Jet Pumping – A Successful Alternative to Gas Well Dewatering Abstract Presentation  
 
Session 3 - .   Chairperson: 

Breakout Summaries

 

Presentation

Presentation

Presentation

Presentation

 

 
Session 4 - Field Reviews & Case Studies.    Chairperson: 

13

Devon

PL Tech

Echometer

Charlie Reed

J F Lea

Lynn Rowlan

 

The Effect of Surface Restrictions on

Liquid Loaded Gas Wells

 

 

Abstract Presentation  

14

Schlumberger

Robert “Boots” Rouen

PerfLift Results over the Past 18 Months

 

Abstract Presentation  

15

BP

Peter Oyewole

Plunger Lift Application and Optimization in North San Juan Basin – Our Journey

 

Abstract Presentation  

16

Marathon Oil Company

Wind River Companies

Centrilift, Inc

 

 

Robert P Sutton,

Richard L. Christiansen

Terry K. Skinner

B. Lyle Wilson

Investigation of Gas Carryover with a Downward Liquid Flow

Abstract Presentation  

17

Interlink

BP

James McAdams

Bryan Dotson

 

Response of Hydraulic Downhole Pumps

 

Abstract Presentation  Paper
18 BP Jess Babbitt

Gas Lift an Ever Growing Means to Deliquify in BP’s East Texas Operations

 

Abstract Presentation  
 
Session 5 - Chemicals & Surfactants.    Chairperson: 

19

BP

Alison Vergari

Re-Inventing Soap Applications in Arkoma

 

Abstract Presentation  

20

Weatherford

Ben Horn

Capillary Tubing Metallurgy Selection Guidelines

 

Abstract

Presentation

Supplement

 

21

Nalco

ConocoPhillips

Jason Hudson

Chad Dean

Larry Harms

 

Experimental Foamer Testing in North Louisiana

 

Abstract Presentation  

22

Multichem

Brian Price

Butch Gothard

 

Getting It Right – A Process for

Successful Foamer Application

 

Abstract Presentation  
23 Baker Petrolite

David Orta

Stella Debord

Jiang Yang

Tauseef Salma

 

Condensate Foamer Study with Various Field Condensates

 

Abstract Presentation  
24

Champion

Chevron

Jose M Macias

Danny Lillard

Joe Lopez

 

Foam Assisted Lift – Laboratory Data vs Field Data Abstract Presentation  
 
Session 6 - Well Analysis,    Chairperson: 

25

Echometer

Lynn Rowlan

Acoustic Liquid-Level Determination of Gradients and BHP in Flowing Gas Wells

 

Abstract Presentation  

26

Echometer

Lynn Rowlan

Acoustic Liquid-Level Determination of Shut-in Reservoir Pressure in Gas Wells

 

Abstract Presentation  

27

BP

Compressco

 

Amy Adkison

Ted Garner

Case History: Implementation of Quick and Low Cost Wellhead Compression Testing Using Portable Wellhead Compressors – East Texas

 

Abstract Presentation  

28

Marathon Oil Company

Wind River Companies

Robert Sutton

Richard L. Christiansen

 

Critical Velocity – Fundamentals and New Perspectives

Abstract Presentation  

29

Nederlandse Aardolie Maatschappij (NAM)

Shell in The Netherlands

 

Ewout Biezen, Stathis Kitsios, Rob Smeenk

 

Liquid Loading Mitigation: The Right Method For The Right Well At The Right Time

 

Abstract Presentation