Sept 2018 – Sucker Rod Workshop

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Date
September 12, 2018 - September 13, 2018

Location
Cox Convention Center / Oklahoma City / Oklahoma


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The 2018 International Sucker Rod Pumping Workshop will be held in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma on Wednesday and Thursday, Sept. 12 and 13, 2018.

Walter Phillips, Wansco, will be the General Chair.

The venue for the Workshop is the Cox Convention Center in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. The Workshop itself, the Continuing Education Classes, and the Exhibits will be in the Cox Convention Center which is located next to the Hotel.

Continuing Education courses will be held on Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2018.

Note: Formal papers are desired, but are not required. To make a presentation, we must receive an abstract and a copy of the actual presentation slides. Documents which have been received and are available are shown in underlined blue text. They may be accessed by clicking on them.

Presentation Format

Use this standard format for Sucker Rod Pumping Workshop presentations.  The due date for presentations is August 24, 2018

Status of Abstracts and Presentations — This lists the presentations and the status of each.

Summary of Abstracts – — This will be printed and made available at the workshop.

Rolling Slide Show — This will be displayed during breaks at the Workshop.

Safety Briefings

Note :  The abstracts, PowerPoint presentations, and papers to be provided for the 2018 International Sucker Rod Pumping  Workshop are listed below.  To download any abstract, presentation, or paper, click on the underlined link.  Some of the presentations are very large and may require several minutes to download.

Note :  These presentations and papers are the property of the 2018 International Sucker Rod Pumping Workshop and the companies that authored them.   They are provided here for your information. They may not be altered in any way, and they may not be distributed to anyone outside of your company without the expressed written permission of the organizers of the workshop and the author(s).

Note :  After the workshop, if there is sufficient interest, we will produce CD’s of the workshop proceedings.

 

Presentation Format

Use this standard format for Sucker Rod Pumping Workshop presentations.  The due date for presentations is August 24, 2018

Status of Abstracts and Presentations — This lists the presentations and the status of each.

Summary of Abstracts – — This will be printed and made available at the workshop.

Rolling Slide Show — This will be displayed during breaks at the Workshop.

Safety Briefings

Note :  The abstracts, PowerPoint presentations, and papers to be provided for the 2018 International Sucker Rod Pumping  Workshop are listed below.  To download any abstract, presentation, or paper, click on the underlined link.  Some of the presentations are very large and may require several minutes to download.

Note :  These presentations and papers are the property of the 2018 International Sucker Rod Pumping Workshop and the companies that authored them.   They are provided here for your information. They may not be altered in any way, and they may not be distributed to anyone outside of your company without the expressed written permission of the organizers of the workshop and the author(s).

Note :  After the workshop, if there is sufficient interest, we will produce CD’s of the workshop proceedings.

 

    Access to Paper Documents
Number Company Author Presentation Title Abstract Presentation Paper
Session No. 1 – New Technology, Research and Development

Session Chairs:   Rodney Sands

1 Energy IP, LLC Peter L. Brewer Patents and the Energy Industry

 

 Abstract Presentation
2 HWDDDA Project Team Victoria Pons, Chair HWDDDA: Project Update:

Prototype and First Downhole Test Update

 Abstract Presentation
3 Materion Corporation Carolyn Curran

Richard Cash

Diane Nielsen

New Field Test Results for Advanced Sucker Rod Coupling Material: Optimize Efficiency and Productivity on Rod Lift Wells  Abstract Presentation
4 Apergy Jeff Dunn

Darla Bugg

NHT Rod Guides Extend Life in High Temperature Wells
Wells

 

 Abstract Presentation
5  GyroData Incorporated  

Kris Earl

Rod-Guide Placement Based on High-Resolution Tortuosity Analysis of Production Tubing   Abstract Presentation
6 Weatherford Rakesh Rai Total Asset Optimization Through Failure Management of Reciprocating Rod Lift Wells Using Advanced Data Analytics and Physics Based Analysis  Abstract Presentation
7 Echometer Company Lynn Rowlan

Carrie Anne Taylor

Up or Down Stroke Load Changes Increase Failures  Abstract Presentation
Keynote Address —
Keynote Address Mike Poythress, ConocoPhillips     Presentation not available
Session No. 2 – Design, Automation, Optimization, Challenges

Session Chairs:   

1 SS Artificial Lift Mehdi Mousavi

M. Ghareeb

Paul Tonks

Dave Kennedy

Reliability and Maintenance of Long Stroke Hydraulic Pumping Units Abstract  Presentation
2 SWW Industries LLC Mikhail Skachko

Mikhail Nedeliaev

TRIL Submersible Container Abstract  Presentation
3 Raptor Lift Solutions Chris Shafer

Mujtuba Khan

Kavan Graybill

Efficient DC Energy Storage and Reuse for Rod Pump VSDs Abstract  Presentation
4 Ambyint Jesse Filipi

Brian Arnst

 

Using IoT-Enabled Machine Learning to Autonomously Optimize Rod Lift Wells Abstract  Presentation
5 ConocoPhillips Michael Sullivan

Brian Arnst

Economically Enabling Autonomous Pump by Exception on Sub-3 BOPD Permian Basin Stripper Wells Using IOT-Enabled Edge Devices Abstract  Presentation
Breakout Sessions 
1  

 

Consultant

 

Tom VanAkkeren

 

 

Failure Rate Reduction    Summary
2 Oil and Gas Optimization Systems Norm Hein Optimizing Lifting of Horizontal Wells Summary
3 Occidental Petroleum Anthony Allison Automation of Sucker Rod Pumping Wells and Systems Summary
Session No. 3 – Case Histories, Field Experiences, Recommended Practices

Session Chairs:   

 

1 Flogistix LP Paul Munding

 

Casing Drawdown Sucker Rod Optimization

 

Abstract  Presentation
2 Signal Hill Brandon Bridgman Oil and Gas Operations in an Urban Environment:

Challenges and Opportunities

 

Abstract  Presentation
3 Exxon Mobil, XTO Michael Romer;

Jackson, MS;

Howell, DA;

Bailey, JR;

Rajagolpalan, S;

Ozekcin, A;

Inglish, G;

Allen, C

 

Wear Resistant, Friction Reducing Coatings Reduce Tubing Wear in Problematic Sucker Rod Couplings Wells: Laboratory Testing and Field Trials

 

Abstract    Presentation
4 Occidental Petroleum Anthony Allison Advanced Uses of LOWIS Abstract  Presentation
5 ConocoPhillips Mike Poythress Advanced Uses of XSPOC

 

Abstract  Presentation
6 Echometer Company

Fluid Finder

Newfield

Lynn Rowlan

Clint Haskins

Brent Zager

Adjustment of Fluid Viscosity for Use is Patterson Pump Slippage Equation Abstract  Presentation

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