Oil & Gas Training
and Competency Development

Discipline Production Engineering ,
Surface Facilities ,
Deepwater ,
Field Development Planning
Duration2 Days
Delivery Mechanism Classroom
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PIPESIM Gas Field Production Operation

This course illustrates the usage of the PIPESIM steady-state multiphase simulator for designing and modeling the operations of gas production systems.  Practical and comprehensive problems will be discussed and analyzed throughout the course.

  • Topics
  • Audience
  • Prerequisites
  • Topics

    • Understand how to navigate the PIPESIM user interface
    • Size flowlines and surface equipment
    • Understand how to troubleshoot and debottleneck network models
    • Model water separation and injection into a salt water disposal well
    • Model sources representing wellhead or manifold production
    • Construct a compositional fluid model
    • Predict gas hydrate formation
    • Predict erosion and corrosion
    • Predict liquid loading in gas wells
    • Model centrifugal and reciprocating gas compressors
    • Compare the relative benefits of push vs. pull compression
    • Estimate the required slug catcher size
    • Model a transmission network
  • Audience

    Production Engineers, Facilities Engineers, Field Production Operations Engineers

  • Prerequisites

    General knowledge on petroleum engineering as well as elemental software skills are recommended

  • Prerequisites

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