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Paper presented at the International Petroleum Technology Conference, November 14–16, 2016
Paper Number: IPTC-18993-MS
... Abstract With the world oil price crisis, reducing both well costs and drilling time are primary goal of leading E&P companies. Helping PTTEP to achieve these goals is its Well Planning Optimization Process, which shortens well planning time and increases time to optimize well design...
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Paper presented at the IADC/SPE Asia Pacific Drilling Technology Conference, August 25–27, 2014
Paper Number: SPE-170516-MS
... plan should enable a successful, viable project. These objectives will pose challenges to drilling operations because they require major expenditures. Because of limited resources, such as recoverable reserves, budget, manpower, and technology availability, pre-well planning is vital. Generally...
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Paper presented at the Offshore Technology Conference Asia, March 22–25, 2016
Paper Number: OTC-26745-MS
... and as close as possible to the fault plane. This paper reviews the impact of this complex geological setting on well trajectory characteristics and their planning aspects. The Gulf of Thailand is also known for its fast drilling rate, which motivated operators to implement a factory drilling approach...
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Paper presented at the Offshore Technology Conference Asia, March 22–25, 2016
Paper Number: OTC-26858-MS
... that pose numerous challenges to drilling operations. Hence, accurate well planning is essential in this environment. This paper describes the role of collaborative well planning (CWP) for the successful delivery of complex overpressured deepwater exploration side-tracks and discusses planning and well...
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Paper presented at the SPE Norway One Day Seminar, May 14, 2019
Paper Number: SPE-195628-MS
... Abstract Automation is about to bring major changes to the work process for well planning. The next generation well planning tools will take the steps to higher levels of automation, which can provide step changes in quality of the planning, safety aspects in operations and reduce time and cost...
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Paper presented at the Offshore Technology Conference, April 30–May 3, 2018
Paper Number: OTC-28772-MS
... Abstract A new generation software for well construction and maintenance is under development. The working name is Life Cycle Well Integrity Model (LCWIM) as its main focus is to support work with wells and fields from the planning stage to final P&A. LCWIM is a systematization of a fully...
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Publisher: Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE)
Paper presented at the Abu Dhabi International Petroleum Exhibition & Conference, November 15–18, 2021
Paper Number: SPE-207677-MS
... of operations increases with deviation, type of completion equipment, number of zones and planned interventions. In offshore, UAE a similar multilateral well was designed to be completed with 4 zone smart completion and had a mandatory requirement of accessibility to lower most drain (for future interventions...
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Paper presented at the International Petroleum Technology Conference, March 23–April 1, 2021
Paper Number: IPTC-21384-MS
... recovery and mitigate reservoir and drilling risks. Specifically, 4D seismic was utilized when planning the well, while placement was optimized by using advanced geosteering tools. Well optimization was further enhanced by adopting novel completion and stimulation technologies. Pressure data and 4D...
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Paper presented at the SPE/IADC International Drilling Conference and Exhibition, March 8–12, 2021
Paper Number: SPE-204089-MS
... Extending the use of the automated well construction systems to more advanced wells will have a significant impact on the planning process and cost. These wells often involve additional planning iterations and the impact of automation and coherency checking will ensure that all planning...
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Paper presented at the SPE Asia Pacific Oil & Gas Conference and Exhibition, November 17–19, 2020
Paper Number: SPE-202321-MS
... drilling issues related to wellbore stability were encountered in the four exploration wells drilled during previous campaigns. The development wells were planned to drill with high inclinations (up to 70 0 ), through weak coal layers and cross major fault. The drilling problems of the offset wells were...
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Paper presented at the SPE Latin America and Caribbean Petroleum Engineering Conference, May 17–19, 2017
Paper Number: SPE-185555-MS
..., with the marginal intervals identified. This case study is data-rich; however, the method can be applied to data-poor wells bearing in mind that the quality indicators may resolved with higher uncertainty. The LLS can also be used to highlight knowledge gaps and provide input for future data acquisition planning...
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SPE Drill & Compl 32 (03): 153–167.
Paper Number: SPE-174890-PA
Published: 09 May 2017
... set 3,100 ft vertically above. Our analysis indicated that three or four relief wells would be simultaneously required to bring a blowout under control. Because of these results, both the well- and drilling-execution plan were redesigned to minimize the number of required relief wells. In summary...
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J Pet Technol 68 (11): 72–74.
Paper Number: SPE-1116-0072-JPT
Published: 01 November 2016
...Adam Wilson This article, written by Special Publications Editor Adam Wilson, contains highlights of paper SPE 174890, “Blowout Prevention and Relief-Well Planning for the Wheatstone Big-Bore Gas-Well Project,” by Eric R. Upchurch, SPE, Sam Falkner, Andrew House, SPE, Chinh Nguyen, SPE, and Ken...
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Paper presented at the SPE Asia Pacific Oil & Gas Conference and Exhibition, October 25–27, 2016
Paper Number: SPE-182177-MS
... in stress and rock properties that could only be captured by a 3D geomechanical model. A 3D geomechanical model was constructed to provide an integrated and accurate understanding of the field and to facilitate the planning and design of drilling, completion and stimulation of the horizontal well...
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Paper presented at the SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition, September 28–30, 2015
Paper Number: SPE-174890-MS
... that might be necessary in the event of a blowout. The conclusions from this evaluation were surprising. Our originally-planned well design concept called for penetrating the Wheatstone gas reservoirs with a casing shoe set 950m vertically above. Our analysis indicated that 3–4 relief wells would...
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Paper presented at the SPE/IADC Drilling Conference and Exhibition, March 17–19, 2015
Paper Number: SPE-173097-MS
... Abstract Existing rules for relief well planning in the Gulf of Mexico (GoM) have been revised. The US government now requires operators to submit relief well trajectories to obtain a deepwater drilling permit, and BP requires that at least two relief well locations be verified and available...
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Paper presented at the SPE Middle East Oil & Gas Show and Conference, March 8–11, 2015
Paper Number: SPE-172565-MS
... number of towers from which wells can be drilled make well planning a critical process for a successful development. Usually, planning is done on a well-by-well basis, which could introduce the potential for increased risks. ADMA-OPCO has begun developing an offshore green field through drilling about...
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Paper presented at the SPE Intelligent Energy International, March 27–29, 2012
Paper Number: SPE-150382-MS
... to effectively share data on a broader scale between wells, fields, and blocks has been a challenge. This is particularly important during the planning phase of a well, when access to all available offset risk information is crucial for a successful safe well design. This workflow, developed within a drilling...
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Paper presented at the Offshore Mediterranean Conference and Exhibition, March 23–25, 2011
Paper Number: OMC-2011-092
... ABSTRACT: Well control planning is a necessary requirement in any well design. Recent year's increased emphasis on drilling wells in deepwater or HPHT conditions require a more detailed planning with regards to kick tolerance, pressure loads and surface flowrates. The consequences and risks...
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Paper presented at the SPE Oil and Gas India Conference and Exhibition, January 20–22, 2010
Paper Number: SPE-127344-MS
... Abstract This paper discusses the approach of Cairn Energy India Ltd. (CEIL) in the use of a state of the art technology that integrates all relevant data scenarios for designing and planning development wells in the Mangala field of Western Rajasthan, India. To improve the quality of the well...

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