2014 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 31, 2014

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.

Rolling Slide Show --- This will be displayed during breaks at the Workshop.

Safety Briefings

1 Single Load Laundry Packets

2 Failure Analysis Team

3 Pump Jack Gone Crazy

Note:  The abstracts, PowerPoint presentations, and papers to be provided for the 2013 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 2013 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. 

 

            Access to Paper Documents
Number Company Author Presentation Title Abstract Presentation Paper

Session No. 1 - New Technology, Research and Development

Session Chair:   Brent Thomas, Tom vanAkkeren

 

1

 Echometer Company

Lynn Rowlan

 Update on Sandia Downhole Dynamometer Testing

Abstract

Presentation

 

2

COG OPERATING LLCU

Echometer Company

 

John Sparks

Lynn Rowlan

 

Troubleshoot SR Wells Using Tubing Fluid Levels

Abstract

Presentation

 

3

Norris/AOT & Dover Artificial Lift

Norman W. Hein

 

Sucker Rod Lift – Myths, Untruths, and Misnomers

 

Abstract

Presentation

 

4

 

Weatherford

 

 

Dr. Victoria Pons, Ph.D.

 

Complete Stress Analysis of Sucker-Rod Pumping Installations

Abstract

Presentation

 

5

GARP

 

Daryl Mazzanti

 

GAS ASSISTED ROD PUMP (GARP®) Abstract Presentation

 

6

LOTRAM LLC

Joe Ippolito

Downhole Counterbalance Effect Tool

Abstract

Presentation

 

7 VectorSum, Inc. Hugh Cook

 

VectorRod™: Carbon Fiber Sucker Rod

 

Abstract

Presentation

Paper
 
Keynote Address ---
 

Keynote Address

 

    Presentation  
 

Session No. 2 - Design, Automation, Optimization, Challenges

Session Chair:  Norm Hein, Anthony Allison

1

 

Norris/AOT & Dover Artificial Lift,

Echometer

Norris/Dover Artificial Lift

 

Norman W. Hein

Lynn Rowlan

Scott Malone

 

Rod String Design Software Simulation of Sandia Downhole Load Cell Wells

 

Abstract

Presentation

 

2

Reservoir Management Services

 

Dr. Duncan  Earl

 

 

Challenges to Autonomous and Continuous Fluid Level Sensing

 

Abstract

Presentation

 

3

Echometer Company

 

Jim McCoy

Ken Skinner

Lynn Rowlan

 

 Down-Hole Gas Separator Performance Simulation

Abstract Presentation  
4

Echometer Company

 

Lynn Rowlan

Jim McCoy

Carrieanne Taylor

Ken Skinner

 

Enhanced Pump Card Analysis

 

Abstract

Presentation

 

 
Breakout Sessions

1

 

Tom Cochrane  Understanding Issues Faced by Operators   Presentation  
2   Mike Poythress Rod Pumping System Failure Frequency and Failure Analysis   Presentation  
3   Norm Hein Rod Pumping Horizontal Wells   Presentation  
 

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

Session Chair:  Dr. Victoria Pons, Rick Webb

1

Echometer Company

 

Lynn Rowlan

Jim McCoy

Ken Skinner

 

Animation of Dynamometer Analysis Plots Improve Ability to Troubleshoot and Analyze Problems

 

Abstract

Presentation

 

2

 Weatherford

 

Randy Matthews

Shad Frazier

 

 Capillary Injection Tubing Anchor Technologies

Abstract Presentation Paper
3

Wells Whisper

 

Russell Brown

Lynn Rowlan

 

Equivalent Gas Free Pump Card Fillage Line

Abstract Presentation  
4

ConocoPhillips

New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology

 

Tom Cochrane

ictoria Ramirez

Ben McNeill

Paul Everett

 

Rod Pumping Coal Fines

 
Abstract Presentation  
5  

ConocoPhillips

New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology

 

Elizabeth Kane

Cole Maxey

Runtimes for Deviated Rod Pump Wells in the Fruitland Coal

 
Abstract Presentation