2008 Sucker Rod Pumping 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.

 

Presentation Format --- Use this standard format for Sucker Rod Pumping Workshop presentations.  The due date for presentations is August 15, 2008.

Status of Abstracts and Presentations --- This lists the presentations and the status of each.

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

Note:  The abstracts, PowerPoint presentations, and papers to be provided for the 2008 International Sucker Rod Pumping  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:  These presentations and papers are the property of the 2008 International Sucker Rod Pumping 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, if there is sufficient interest, we will produce CD's of the workshop proceedings.  These will be available for $25 per CD.

 

            Access to Paper Documents
Number Company Author Presentation Title Abstract Presentation Paper
Session No. 1 - New Technology, Research and Development
1 Unico Dan Senesac

Solid State Phase Conversion

Abstract Presentation

Movie

 
2 Harris Well Services Bob Harris

Design of Sucker Rod Systems – Plan for Conversion from Flowing to Pumping

 

Abstract Presentation  
3 Harris Well Services James Harris

"Sand Seal" Pump Problems

Abstract Presentation  
4 UPCO

Erik Tietz

Arun Sriraman

 

Verification of Current Circumferential Displacement Values

Abstract Presentation  

5

VisuWell

John Rogers

Simon Ward

 

A Web-Based Failure Diagnosis and Frequency Reduction System, Featuring Imaging of Rod-Pumped Producing Wells

 

Abstract

Presentation

Paper

6

Unico

Christopher Schmidt

 

Linear Rod Pump - A Revolutionary Sucker-Rod Artificial Lift Technology

 

Abstract

Presentation

 

 
Session No. 2 - Design, Automation, Optimization, Challenges
1 Theta Oilfield Services, Inc. John Svinos

Designing with Artificial Intelligence Software

Abstract Presentation  

2

Lufkin

S. G. (Sam) Gibbs, Ph.D.

Computer Program for Predicting Surface and Pump Cards

 

Abstract

Presentation

 

3 Harris Well Services James Harris

Problem Solving using Fluid Levels and Dynamometer Data

 

Abstract Presentation

Movie

 
4 Echometer Company Lynn Rowlan

Reference Loads for the Downhole Dynamometer Pump Card

 

Abstract Presentation  
 
Session No. 3 - Case Histories, Field Experiences, Recommended Practices
1

TOTAL

Jillani  Imtier

 

Scaling at Sucker Rod Pumping System

 

Abstract

 

 
Presentation  

2

Echometer Company

Harris Well Services

Lynn Rowlan

James Harris

Impact of Back Pressure

 

Abstract Presentation  
3 Echometer Company Lynn Rowlan

Acquiring Dynamometer Data when Polished Rod is Bending or Misaligned

Abstract Presentation  
4 CDI Energy Services Mike Poythress Arg! What Do You Mean The Pump Is Down Again!

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5

DynaPump

Wallace Huard

Intelligent Long Stroke Hydraulic Pumping System Reduces Well Intervention Costs While Maximizing Energy Efficiency

 

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