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The annual DrillWell seminar 2017

Sola Strand Hotel - September 26&27 - 2017

This seminar is arranged annually by the partners of the research center DrillWell. This year’s presentations cover important contributions to increase digitalization in the drilling and well industry as well as improve quality and reduce cost in P&A operations.

The seminar is scheduled for two days:
Drilling Technology as the topic of day 1, and Cementing and P&A as the topic of day 2.

The registration will be closed when the available seats have been taken.

Deadline: September 20
Seminar fee for non-DrillWell members: 900 NOK


Program day1

Moderator: Helga Gjeraldstveit, IRIS
September 26
09:00     Coffee and registration
09:30 Welcome and introduction, Sigmund Stokka 
09:40 Key note: Digitalisation, Tommy Sigmundstad, AkerBP

Drilling Technology
10:20 Digital Drilling, Alf Sævland, AkerBP
10:50 Coffee break
11:10 Transient drill string mechanical estimation and 3D pipe movement reconstruction, Eric Cayeux, IRIS
11:40 Well control simulator for accurate calculations during operations,
Knut Steinar Bjørkevoll, SINTEF
12:10 Lunch
13:10 Uncertainty in pore-pressure and mud-weight prediction ahead of bit,
Ane Lothe, SINTEF
13:40 Rigs of the future, Per Lund, Odfjell
14:10 Drilling with Wired Pipe, experiences and future technology development,
Reina Teelken, National Oilwell Varco
14:40 Field experiences from drilling with Wired Pipe, Trym Elseth, Lundin Norway
15:10 Coffee break
15:30 New digital drilling solutions – Challenges and Possibilities, Sveinung Lofthus, Sekal
16:00 Drilling support in planning and operations, Sven Inge Ødegård, eDrilling
16:30 Drilling automation on Songa Enabler, Ivar Kjøsnes, Statoil
17:00 Presentation of the new PhD students
17:20 Break
19:00 Dinner


Program Day2

Moderator: Harald Linga. SINTEF
September 27
08:00     Coffee and registration

Cementing and P&A
08:30 Digital cement integrity, Torbjørn Vrålstad, SINTEF
09:00 Test facility for cement evaluation, Dave Gardner, IRIS
09:30 X-ray technologies for cement evaluation, Dimitrios Pirovolou, Visuray
10:00 Coffee break
10:30 Experience with shale as a barrier, Truls Carlsen, Statoil
11:00 Laboratory qualification of shale as a barrier, Erling Fjær, SINTEF
11:30 Barrier evaluation, detecting formation versus cement, Amit Govil, Schlumberger
12:00 Lunch
13:00 Cementing irregular wellbore geometries, Hans Joakim Skadsem, IRIS
13:30 Leakage calculator for P&A wells, Fatemeh Moeinikia , IRIS
14:00 Seminar feedback and follow-up
  Posters: PhD students research, DrillBotics



Registration DrillWell Seminar

September 26. - 27. 2017

Please fill in your information.
DrillWell member*
First name*
Last name*
Dinner Sep 26*
Accomodation at Sola Strand Hotel
Use booking reference "DrillWell IRIS" when booking your room.
booking@sola-strandhotel.no  +47 51 94 30 00
+47 51 87 50 00
+47 51 87 52 00

E-mail address: sigmund.stokka@iris.no

P. O. Box 8046, 4068 Stavanger, Norway
Prof. Olav Hanssensvei 15, 4021 Stavanger

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DRIllwell - Drilling and well centre for improved recovery