Arabian American Center October Training & Development
Program Title:
Production Operation Optimization & Well Testing According to International Procedures & Standards
14.10.2018 - 18.10.2018
$ 3900


Course Objectives

           By the end of this course, the participant will be able:

                • To operate & check  the control systems functions  

                • To check data accuracy, system function, report discrepancies to maintenance of valves.

                • To explain theory behind flow lines, wellhead  and check valves for preparing and

                   testing according to standard procedures  

                • To determine the location of leakage and damage of flow line.

                • To manage the flow line and valve for test

                • To prepare the flow line and valve for testing

                • To Understanding well testing procedures

                • To understanding the mechanisms ,function of headers

                • To explain the theory and mechanisms of relief and check valves

Course Methodology

                • Power point presentation

                • Practical exercises

                • Cases studies

                • Open discussion

Who Should Attend?

                • Instrument, process and production Engineers

                • Field Operator I – II Production

                • Controller (Production)   

Course Content

         Introduction to process operation

                • Introduction to control systems

                • GC processes troubleshooting and systems

                • DCS, system operation and monitoring

                • PLC systems and operation

         UPS systems and monitoring systems

                • SCADA systems and monitoring techniques.

                • Control systems using simulator

                • Principles of calibration of control systems

                • Precautions during calibration Steps in control systems calibration

         Monitoring equipment performance

                • Routine instrumentation

                • Controllers checks & reporting defective controls to maintenance

                • Conducting root cause analysis for all operating parameters

                • Control system response for ESD

                • Overview of safety instrumentation systems (SIS)

         Wellhead and flow line

                • Check for wellhead pressure

                • Flowline pressure failure analysis

                • Prepare flow line for test

                • Flowline test for leakage and damage

                • Repair and replacement

                • Procedure for flow line test according to standard

                • HSE incident to line management

         Well testing   

                • Well testing analysis

                • Results and data reporting & analysis

                • Testing for flow rate

                • Testing for water cut

                • Testing for GOR

                • Testing for other  parameters

                • Results Calibration and accuracy

         Operation troubleshooting

                • Troubleshooting of safety valve

                • Troubleshooting of check valve

                • Relief system failure analysis

                • Root cause analysis

         Production Operation Optimization    

                • Check for GC equipment as one unit

                • Well assembling effect on production rate

                • Back pressure & production rate relationship

                • Operation according to international standard

                • Operation according to international procedures

                • Production optimization using check system analysis

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