The annual DrillWell seminar 2018

Sola Strand Hotel - September 25&26 - 2018

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 23
Seminar fee for non-DrillWell members: 900 NOK


Program day1

Moderator: Helga Gjeraldstveit, NORCE
September 25
09:00     Coffee and registration
09:30 Welcome and introduction, Sigmund Stokka
09:40 Key note: Drilling and well challenges, technology needs and trends, Dag Økland, Equinor

Drilling Technology
10:20 Well factory, drilling process optimisation, Per Lund, Odfjell Drilling
10:50 Coffee break
11:10 Experiences and improvements in automated monitoring, Kristian Kjørstad, Equinor
11:40 Drilling Data Hub, Benoit Daireaux, NORCE
12:10 Lunch
13:10 Tool Joint Wear, Eric Cayeux, NORCE and Leif Stokland, Wintershall
13:40 Well Control Simulator, Knut S. Bjørkevoll, SINTEF
14:10 PressureAhead; from research project to field test, Ane E. Lothe,  SINTEF and Olav-Magnar Nes, AkerBP
14:40 Digitalization in drilling – Process automation, Alf Fredvik, NOV
15:10 Coffee break
15:30 Impact of solids particles on the apparent rheological behavior for drilling fluids, Eric Cayeux, NORCE
16:00 Kick Detection, John Morten Godhavn, Equinor
16:30 Interpretation of along-string accelerometer data, Eric Cayeux, NORCE
17:00 Drilling in BRU21: Research and innovation program on digital and automation solutions for O&G, Sigbjørn Sangesland, NTNU
17:20 Break
19:00 Dinner


Program Day2

Moderator: Harald Linga, SINTEF
September 26
08:00     Coffee and registration

Cementing and P&A
08:30 Cement sheath integrity during pressure cycling, Ragnhild Skorpa, SINTEF
09:00 Cement performance evaluation testing with a new broad spectrum acoustic tool, Morten Ivar Andersen, Archer and Dave Gardner, NORCE
09:30 New annular sealant integrity test cell, Gunnar Lende, Halliburton
10:00 Coffee break
10:30 Cement integrity modelling, Axel-Pierre Bois, Curistec
11:00 Effect of casing surface roughness on cement plug sealing ability, Anisa Noor Corina, PhD student NTNU
11:30 P&A leakage risk assessment, Øystein Arild, NORCE
12:00 Lunch
13:00 Modeling annular displacements of wellbore completion fluids, Philippe Tardy, Schlumberger
13:30 Full-scale cementing experiments in an irregular annulus geometry, Hans Joakim Skadsem, NORCE
14:00 SafeRock as an alternative to cement for zonal isolation and P&A – Opportunities and barriers, Mahmoud Khalifeh, UiS
14:30 Seminar feedback and follow-up



Registration DrillWell Seminar

September 25. - 26. 2018

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Accomodation at Sola Strand Hotel
Please contact the hotel directly. 
Rate: NOK 1,435/night (breakfast and access to spa area included). Use code DrillWell
E-mail: booking@sola-strandhotel.no 
Phone: +47 51 94 30 00
+47 51 87 50 00
+47 51 87 52 00

E-mail address: ssto@norceresearch.no

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

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