• Class and Course

    Stuck Pipe and Hole Cleaning - VILT

    The Stuck Pipe and Hole Cleaning seminar is VILT (Virtual Instructor Led Training) delivered real time.  The course will be taught in 4 hours sessions over a 5 day period.

    The seminar will cover a practical overview of the stuck pipe mechanics, wellbore instability and detail emphasis in hole cleaning conditions, practices, procedures and monitoring.  The virtual seminar will include operational practices recommendations to enhance stuck pipe prevention.  

    Participants rich his practical knowledge through virtual group discussions, revision of real case histories and practical exercises.

    Day 1

    Stuck Pipe Mechanics  (4 hours session)  

    • Pre-test and class introduction
    • Solids Induced pack off
    • Differential pressure sticking
    Day 2

    Stuck Pipe Mechanics , Wellbore instability, Well engineering and offset well analysis (4 hours session)  

    • Wellbore Geometry
    • Wellbore Instability - Causes and Remedies
    • Well Engineering and Offset Well Analysis for Stuck Pipe Prevention

    Day 3

    Hole Monitoring and recommended practices

    • Hole Monitoring
    • Recommended Practices for Stuck Pipe Prevention
    • First Responses
    • Test and Q&A Session

    Day 4

    Hole Cleaning in Vertical and Low angle wells

    • Hole cleaning pre-test and Introduction
    • Fluids Mechanics and Rheology
    • Hole Cleaning in low and medium angle wells

    Day 5

    Hole Cleaning in Low, medium and horizontal wells and recommendations

    • Hole cleaning in Low and medium Angle Wells
    • Hole Cleaning in high angle and horizontal wells
    • Recommended practices for hole cleaning
    • Relationship between hole cleaning, ROP and stuck pipe risk
    • Test and Q&A session

    • Drilling Supervisors
    • Drilling Engineers
    • Directional Drillers
    • Petroleum Engineers
    • Completion Engineers
    • Real time monitoring Engineers
    1. Stuck Pipe Mechanics
    2. Wellbore Instability
    3. Recommended Practices for Stuck Pipe Prevention
    4. Hole Conditions Monitoring
    5. Hole Cleaning Practices, Procedures

    Participants should have a basic undestanding of drilling operations

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