2008 Gas-Lift Workshop Abstracts, Presentations, and Papers

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

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CD's of Presentations

You can obtain a CD of all of the presentations by contacting Amrah Goebel of ASME.  The cost is $25.00 per CD.

 

(a)    Contact Amrah at petroleum@asme.org 

(b)    Fax:            1-281-493-3493

(c)    Mail:            ASME Petroleum Division

                             Attn:  Gas-Lift Workshop

                             11757 Katy Freeway, Ste. 865

                             Houston, TX  77079

(d)  Telephone:   1-281-493-3491

If paying by check, make it out to ASME Petroleum Division and mail it  to the address given above.

 

Standard Presentation Form.  All presentations must use this form for consistency and for protection of the author(s), their company(ies), and the Workshop.

Rolling Slide Show.  Slide show used during breaks, lunch, etc.

 

 

       

    Access to Documents

Number Company Author Paper Title or Subject Abstract Paper Presentation

Session 1: New Gas-Lift Technology and  Challenging Applications --- Chair:  Tom Nations, ConocoPhillips

 

1

Petrobras

Tiago Moreira Barbosa

Optimizing Gas-Lift Equipment Using CFD Techniques

 

Abstract

Presentation --- 1.8 MB

Video 1 --- 43.4 MB

Video 2 --- 42.5 MB

 

2

Schlumberger

Gustavo Ariel Marin

Mauricio Cadena

Jose Vargas

Hector Abarzua

Francisco Villanueva

 

Automated Production Surveillance and Optimization System for Gas-Lifted Wells

Abstract Presentation --- 8.8 MB

3

Weatherford International

PEMEX

Luis Gonzalez

Antonio Inda

 

Field Development Planning Using a

Surface to Subsurface Model

 

Abstract Presentation --- 1.4 MB
4

Consultant

Jack R. Blann

 

Continuous Flow Gas Lift Design as Presented in Chapter 12 – New SPE Petroleum Engineering Handbook

 

Abstract Presentation --- 2.7 MB
5

BP America Inc.

 

Schlumberger

Peter O.Oyewole

 

Jason Jones

Applications of Downhole Sensor System for Gas Lift Well Performance Evaluation and Optimization

 

Abstract Presentation --- 0.5 MB
6

Decker Technology

Ken Decker

 

 

IPO Gas-Lift Design using Valve Performance

 

Abstract Presentation --- 0.1 MB
 

Keynote Address

 

 Weatherford Stuart Ferguson
Oil Industry Ageing –
Consequences and Opportunities

 

  Presentation --- 0.8 MB
 

Session 2: Sub-Sea Gas-Lift --- Chairs: 

 

1

Shell EPE Aberdeen

Chad Wittfeld

Yaser Salman

Wim der Kinderen

 

Gas-Lifting a Subsea Tie-back at 65 Km

 

Abstract Presentation --- 1.1 MB

2

Statoil Norway

 

Schlumberger Artificial Lift, Houston

 

Schlumberger Artificial Lift, Stavanger

 

Rina Stabell

 

Tommy White

 

 

Eric Lovie

Reliable Subsea Gas Lift System Meets the Challenge for Statoil’s NSD-URD Development

 

Abstract

Presentation --- 1.7 MB

3

Shell Global Solutions

Subash Jayawardena

Leonid Dykhno

George Zabaras

 

The Use of Subsea Gas-Lift in Deepwater Applications

Abstract Presentation --- 0.3 MB
4 ExxonMobil Carlos Fernandez

When Wireline Won’t Work:

Coil Tubing Gas-Lift Valve Retrieval

 

Abstract Presentation --- 0.5 MB
5

Petrobras

Salvador Neto

 

Albacora Leste Field: Performance of Gas-Lift Applied to Heavy Oils

 

Abstract Presentation --- 0.6 MB
 

Session 3:  Casing Pressure / Integrity --- Chair: Jim Hall, Shell International

 

1

Petroleum Technology Company AS

Erling Kleppa

Vice President Technology

 

Gas-Lift Orifice Valve – Safelift

 

Abstract Presentation --- 1.6 MB
2

WJP Enterprises

Wanda Parker

 

API RP 90 - Sustained CP

 

Abstract Presentation --- 0.1 MB

3

Minerals Management Service

Technical Assessment and Operations Support Section

 

Russell M. Hoshman

Petroleum Engineer

The Future of Annular Casing Pressure

in the Gulf of Mexico

 

Abstract Presentation --- 0.5 MB

4

Shell Oil Company

 

 

 

 

 

JMI MFG., INC

 

Jun Xu

Jim Hall

William Franke

Guillermo Pastor

Nora Ghobrial

 

Ashby Breaux

Tommy Hunt

 

High Reliability Gas Lift Flow Control Devices Increase Well Safety and Reduce Well Intervention Frequency

Abstract

Presentation --- 0.7 MB

Video --- 12.4 MB

5

SPT Group

 

Oilfield Automation Consulting

 

Chevron Energy Technology Company

 

Juan Carlos Mantecon,

 

Cleon Dunham

 

 

Yula Tang

Dynamic Simulation of Gas-Lift Wells and Systems

 

The API Recommended Practice (RP) 11V11 Project

 

Abstract Presentation --- 1.3 MB
 

Session 4: Reviews / ISO / API --- Chairs:  Mike Johnson, ExxonMobil

 

1

ExxonMobil

Cliff Corbell

 

Gas-Lift Optimization Using Dedicated Resources and Real Time Surveillance

 

Abstract Presentation --- 1.3 MB
2

Shell

 

Nora Ghobrial

Gas-Lifting on  TLP's

 

 

Abstract Presentation --- 0.9 MB

3

Shell International E&P, B.V.

Jim Hall

 

My Gas-Lift is Successful Because ....

Abstract Presentation --- 0.1 MB
4 Consultant

Joe Clegg

Computer API Gas-Lift Design Course using Excel Spreadsheets

 

Abstract

Presentation --- 0.5 MB

Spreadsheet --- 0.1 MB

5

Oilfield Automation Consulting

 

Shell International EP

 

Schlumberger

 

Cleon Dunham

 

 

Jim Hall

 

Wayne Mabry

Update on API and ISO Gas-Lift Standards and Recommended Practices

 

 

Abstract Presentation --- 0.2 MB
 

Breakout Sessions --- Chair:  Cleon Dunham

 

1

ExxonMobil

Mike Johnson

Gas-Lift Staffing , Training

 

Summary  

2

Production
Associates

John Martinez

Gas-Lift Surveillance with Pressure Surveys, Well Tests

 

Summary

Presentation --- 0.2 MB

3

Oilfield Automation Consulting

 

Cleon Dunham

Gas-Lift Best Practices from API and ISO

 

Summary

Presentation --- 0.1 MB

4 Weatherford Artificial Lift Greg Stephenson Visit to Weatherford Gas-Lift Shop