The 2016 International Sucker Rod Pumping Workshop will be held in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma on Thursday and Friday, Sept. 29 and 30, 2016.
Mike Poythress of ConocoPhillips will be the General Chair.
The venue for the Workshop is the Renaissance Hotel 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.
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 26, 2016
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.
Note: The abstracts, PowerPoint presentations, and papers to be provided for the 2016 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 2016 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|
|Session No. 1 – New Technology, Research and Development
Session Chairs: Victoria Pons, Tom vanAkkeren
|1||Black Gold Pump & Supply, Inc.
|Simon Shin||Impact Resistant (IR) Cage
|2||Wansco||Walter Phillips||Dynamic Relative Rod Stretch||Abstract||Presentation|
|3||Wansco||Walter Phillips||Deviation Surveys||Abstract||Presentation|
|4||Echometer||Lynn Rowlan||Over Travel Occurs on Up and Down Stroke||Abstract||Presentation|
|5||Echometer||Lynn Rowlan||Carbon Fiber Sucker Rod versus Steel and Fiberglass||Abstract||Presentation|
|6||Weatherford||Victoria Pons||Accurate Rod Pumped Well Control Using Modern Techniques
|7||Don-Nan – A Schlumberger Company||Jonathan Dove
|Rod Pump Repair Data, What Can We Learn?||Abstract||Presentation|
|Keynote Address —|
|Keynote Address||Joe Clegg||Keynote Address||Presentation|
|Session No. 2 – Design, Automation, Optimization, Challenges
Session Chairs: Anthony Allison, Peter Westerkamp
|1||Encline||Bill Elmer||Pump Stroke Optimization: Results of Four Well Bakken Pilot
|2||Weatherford||Dr. Victoria Pons||Accurate Rod Pumped Well Control Using Modern Techniques||Abstract||Presentation|
Black Gold Pump
|Victoria Pons, Ph.D.
|Better Design and Control of Deviated and Horizontal Wells: HWDDDA||Abstract||Presentation|
|4||General Electric||Peter Westerkamp||Downhole Dynamometer Card Validation Method||Abstract||Presentation|
|Hollow Sucker Rods: Development And Applications in Beam Pumping||Abstract||Presentation|
|Process and Operating Cost Reduction||Summary|
|2||Oil and Gas Optimization Systems||Norm Hein||Optimizing Lifting of Horizontal Wells||Summary|
|3||Weatherford, International||Anthony Allison||Automation of Sucker Rod Pumping Wells and Systems||Summary|
|Session No. 3 – Case Histories, Field Experiences, Recommended Practices
Session Chairs: Rick Webb, Norm Hein
|1||Ellithorp Energy Services
|The Horizontal Rod Pumped Well’s Ultimate Production System
|Seth Silverman and Logan Stoner
William Nielsen and Diane Nielsen
|A New Advanced Material Sucker Rod Coupling: Economical Solution for Downhole Wear in Deviated Bakken Unconventional Wells
|3||Production Plus Energy Services Inc.||Jeff Saponja
|Eliminating Slug Flow from The Horizontal Wellbore Increases Production and Reduces Costs
Pioneer Natural Resources
Tommy White Supply
|Sand Flush Plunger Performance in the Hwy 80 Field||Abstract||Presentation|
|5||Burnett Oil Company, INC.||Elton Smith||Field Experiences with Hz RP UPS in an Unconventional Horizontal Rod Pumped Gassy Well
|6||Schlumberger||Robert Caouette||Reducing Energy Requirements in Genset Powered Pumping Units||Abstract||Presentation|