2019 Gas-Lift Workshop Abstracts, Presentations, and Papers

Copies of abstracts  will be placed in this section as they become available.

Copies of presentations and papers will be placed in this section at the close of the Workshop.

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Workshop Schedule

 

Form for Nominating a Presentation

 

List of Presentations

 

Call for Abstracts

 

List of Presentations, Abstracts

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    Access to Documents

Number Company Author Paper Title or Subject Abstract

Presentation

Paper

Session 1:  Sub-Sea, Horizontal Well, and may also include Offshore, Deep Water, and TLP

Chair:  Jay Miller

1

FlowCo

Matt Young

Advanced Use of Downhole Gauge for GL Ops.

Abstract

Presentation

2

LSU

Paulo Walrich

Method to Calc GL Valve Performance Curves

Abstract

Presentation

3

BSP Shell

Chandran Peringod

BSP Shell Gas Lift Improvement Journey

Abstract

Presentation

4

Petrobras

Giovanna de Castro

Effect of Gas Injection Angle on GL Performance

 

Abstract

Presentation

5

South Research

Angel Wileman

High-Pressure Gas Flow Performance Testing

Abstract

Presentation

 

Keynote Address ---

 

Anadarko Petr. Corp. Jim Raney ALRDC Workshop Keynote Address Abstract

 Presentation

 

Session 2:  Gas-Lift Technology, Design, Automation, & Optimization

Chair:  Jim Hall

1

Occidental Petroleum

Greg Stephenson

Update of API Gas Lift Standards

Abstract

 Presentation

2 Apergy

Andrew Poerschke

 

Annular Gas Lift Trial Produces Maximum Potential of Oil and Natural Gas in the First 90 Days of Operation

 

Abstract

Presentation Cancelled

3 Apergy

Dustin Sandidge

 

Determining Optimized Gas Injection Rate for Gas Lifted Wells to Maximize Lift Efficiency

 

Abstract

Presentation Cancelled

4 Chevron Nigeria Kenechukwu Obiajulu Nwankwo

Paraffin Inhibition in Tubing Using Thermodynamics

 

Abstract

Presentation

Flow Assurance Paper

5 Gate, LLC Randy Chandrana Dinata

Real Time Gas-Lift Surveillance

Abstract

Presentation Not Allowed to be Posted

6 Schlumberger

Haidan Lu

 

Automated Full-Field Gas Lift Optimization For Unconventional Shale Field

 

Abstract Presentation
 

Session 3:  Gas-Lift Field Case Histories
Chair:
Greg Stephenson

1

Estis Compression

Will Nelle

 

Improving Performance of Gas-Lift Compressors in Liquids-Rich Gas Service

 

Abstract

Presentation

2

Production Lift 

 

Jay Miller

High Rate Unconventional GLR Based GL Design Method

 

Abstract

Presentation

3

Chevron Nigeria

Ganiyu Adeyemi

Expanding Artificial Lift Initiatives in a Mature Field

 

Abstract

Presentation

4

Alloy Bellows

Lance Wilson

 

Abstract

Presentation

5

Silverwell

Graham Makin

DIALing In GL Opt. – Permian Case History

Abstract

Presentation

6

Xenon Lift Services

Sergio Gonzales

Trans. multiphase flow sim. of unconventional wells

 

Abstract

Presentation Cancelled

7

Production Lift

Mike Swihart

High Liquid Volume Plunger Lift

Abstract

Presentation

 

Session 4: Status of Gas-Lift Standards, API Recommendations, and Other Items

Chair:  Ken Decker

 

1

Shell Offshore

Steven Freeman

Gas Lift Validation Requirements for Deepwater

 

Abstract

Presentation

2

SM Energy

  

Branden Pronk

Single Point High Pressure Gas Lift Replaces ESP in Permian Basin Pilot Test

 

Abstract

Presentation

3

Hacksma Consult.

Jim Hacksma

High Pressure Gas Lift

Abstract

Presentation

4

Schlumberger

Ganesh Balasubramanian

Challenges & Methods to Develop GL for Deepwater

Abstract

Presentation

5

PTC

Coll Brodie

GOM High Press GL Equipt Design & Validation Test

 

Abstract

Presentation

 

Breakout Sessions ---

 

1

Wayne Mabry

Shell Oil Company

High Reliability Gas-Lift

 

 

Presentation

2 Bill Carol, Ian Schuur

Schlumberger

 

Gas-Lift for Unconventionals

 

Presentation

3 Greg Stepjenon Occidental Petroleum Company Gas-Lift Failures and Worst Practices

 

Presentation

4 Bill Elmer, Branden Pronk SM Energy Single Point High Pressure Gas-Lift

 

Presentation