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Well Performance and Production Systems

  • Course Code :
    PE 405
  • Level :
    Undergraduate
  • Course Hours :
    3.00 Hours
  • Department :
    Department of Petroleum Engineering

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Area of Study :

 Understand flow type, flow regime and reservoir geometry  Understand the skin effect on well productivity  Understand the components of inflow and outflow performance  Describe the pressure versus depth relationship" Pressure Traverse Curves"

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Well Performance and Production Systems

Introduction to the producing wellbore system; inflow performance relationships, effect of formation damage on well flow, nodal systems analysis; perforating methods and their effect on inflow; stimulation treatments to enhance well performance. Introduction to well completions, diagnostics and well servicing. Overview of production systems.

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Well Performance and Production Systems


Course outcomes:

a. Knowledge and Understanding:

1- Define optimum flowing pressure and flowrate.
2- Define pressure gradient for single and multiphase flow
3- Recognize when and why need to artificial lift
4- Understand choke performance for single phase flow.

b. Intellectual Skills:

1- Evaluate the single and multiphase flow performance and know their models.
2- Evaluate the choke performance and know its models.
3- Identify introduction about artificial lift.
4- Solve problems with limited data.

c. Professional and Practical Skills:

1- Apply different models for IPR and VLP.
2- Practice among models for single phase and multiphase flow.
3- Investigate choke performance.

d. General and Transferable Skills:

1- Work coherently and successfully as a part of a team in projects.
2- Make a successful report clearly on well performance.
3- Use internet in research on well performance.


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Well Performance and Production Systems

Course topics and contents:

Topic No. of hours Lecture Tutorial/Practical
Introduction. Set the stage, Single Phase, Laminar and Newtonian Fluid 6 4 2
Inflow Performance Relationship, IPR 9 6 3
Multiphase Flow 15 9 6
Flow In Vertical Tubing 11 6 5
Gradient Or Pressure Traverse Curves 12 6 6
Choke Performance 10 6 4
Introduction to well Artificial lift 4 3 1
Overview of production systems. 8 5 3

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Well Performance and Production Systems

Teaching And Learning Methodologies:

Teaching and learning methods
Interactive Lecturing
Discussion/ Problem Solving
Laboratory

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Course Assessment :

Methods of assessment Relative weight % Week No. Assess What
Assignment 15.00
Final Exam 40.00
Lab Exper. 10.00
Mid- Exam 25.00
Quizzes 10.00

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Books:

Book Author Publisher

Recommended books :

Brown, Kermit E. and H. D. Beggs. Technology of Artificial lift Methods. Vol. 1 Tulsa, Oklahoma; PennWall Books, 1980 “Well performance Manual”, Dowell –Schlumberger, 1998. H. Dale Beggs, “Production Optimization Using Nodal Analysis”, OGCI Publications, ISBN: 0-930972-14-7"Basic Engineering Circuit Analysis", J. D. Irwin, Fourth edition, Macmillan, most recent edition.

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