Apr. 25 - Apr. 27, 2007


2007 ESP Workshop

The Woodlands Waterway Marriott Hotel, The Woodlands, Texas
Preliminary AGENDA

Wednesday, April 25, 2007

SESSION I – Alternate Deployed and Specialty Applications
CO-CHAIRS Noel Putscher / Ralph Harding

8:30 Keynote Speaker: Frank Komin, President and General Manager, Thums Long Beach Co
9:30 The World’s First Wireline Retrievable ESP System
Neil Griffiths, Vishal Gahlot, Steve Sakamoto, Frank Claborn Shell International Exploration and Production B.V. / Wood Group ESP Inc. Limited
10:00 BREAK
10:30 The First Riser Deployed ESP in the Gulf of Mexico
David Cocciolone, Mike Parker, Anadarko Petroleum Company Tiffany Pitts, Mark Ohl, Baker Hughes Centrilift
11:00 Electric Submersible Pumps in Low Volume Rod Pump Applications
Jeff Finnell, Chesapeake Energy Corporation, Malcolm Rainwater, Wood Group ESP Inc.
11:30 Cliffhead: Coil Tubing Deployed ESPs Installed Offshore Australia
Simon Daniel – ROC Oil Ltd., John Mack, Ian Ayling, Derek Sinclair – Baker Hughes Centrilift
12:00 LUNCH


SESSION II – Specialty Applications
CO-CHAIRS Rafael Lastra / Steve Kennedy


1:00 Powered Dumpflood Wells Provide Pressure Support for ExxonMobil Chad Reservoirs
Tom Van Akkeren, E. Jake Kamps, Production Technology Associates
1:30 ESP in Caisson - A novel application of ESPs for “deep water” Artificial Lift
Dustan Gilyard – Shell International Exploration and Production, Norman Ritchie – Link Project Services
2:00 Experiences of Occidental Colombia using the Automatic Diverter Valve
Juan Carlos Trujillo, Occidental Colombia, Paul Shotter Pumptools Limited
2:30 BREAK
3:00 Local Experiences Gained Through The Application of Dual Y Tool ESP Systems in Qatar
Emmanuel Pradie, Joanes Bertin -TOTAL, Khaled Elsheikh, Reza Dadrass, Brian Scott, Remi Arseneault - Schlumberger
3:30 ESP Configurations Used by NEXEN INC for CBM Dewatering in Manville Coal Seams in Ft. Assiniboine area of Alberta, Canada
Dana Pettirgrew, NEXEN, Richard Bushong, Schlumberger, Patricia Castillo, Weatherford
4:00 Breakout Session


Thursday, April 26, 2007

SESSION III – Harsh Environments
CO-CHAIRS: Atika al Bimani / Chip Ollre


8:30 Using the Calibrated-Tested Pumping Instrument (ELECTRICAL SUBMERSIBLE PUMP) for Continuous Fluid Measurement When Producing Heavy Oil Wells
William D. Bolin, KerrMcGee
9:00 Challenges and Solutions during ESP Application in Harsh Environment: With high output of mechanical impurities and with scaling
Sergei Rusakov, Alexander Kaplan, Mr. Ali Nagiev, Sergey Anufriev, SIBNEFT
9:30 ESP Technology Advances for CO2 Flood Projects
Blair Eddy, EnCana Corporation, Brad Ward, Baker Hughes Centrilift
10:00 BREAK
10:30 SpiderMax Project
Carlos Brunings, Pedro Vasquez, Reinaldo Figuera – PDVSA, Cesar Ayala, Jesus Vitoria- Centrilift
11:00 Field Performance Evaluation – Advanced Gas Handler (AGH)
Zhizhuang Jiang, ConocoPhillips China Inc., Zhou Zhen Guo, Schlumberger
11:30 Evaluation of Electric Submersible Pumps for heavy oil. Well CIB 260 – Morichal District
Ana Sosa, Emmaris Manrique, Marcelo Ramos, Juan Brown, PDVSA
12:00 LUNCH


SESSION IV – Electrical / Surveillance / Optimization
CO-CHAIRS Amanda Rovira / Kenneth Lacey

1:00 CMB (Controlled Motor Behavior) Soft Start Optimizes Submersible Motor Performance
Rebecca Larkin, Kinder Morgan Salvatore F. Grande, Magne Grande, Kenneth Lacey, Custom Submersible and Electrical Services
1:30 Stray-Current Corrosion Study of PDO’s ESP Systems
I. A. Metwally, H. M. Al-Mandri, A. Gastli, Sultan Qaboos University, A. Al-Bimani, PDO
2:00 "67% Free Gas into Pump at 200 psi - By Accident" SHORT STORY
Jason Estep, Imperial Oil Resources
2:15 Committee Introduction and Presentation
2:30 BREAK
3:00 Focus ESP Surveillance in Sensitive Conditions: Benefits and Challenges
Ibrahim Al-Siyabi, Hamed Al-Sharji, Atika Al-Bimani; - PDO
3:30 ESP Process Optimization Results in Longer Run Lives and Incremental Production – A Case History from Block 1AB in Northeastern Peru
Luis Pantoja, Renato Alegre and Marcial Cruz, Pluspetrol Peru S.A., Manuel Loli, Mateo Sersen and Jose G. Flores, Schlumberger
4:00 Break Out Session II
6:00 Crawfish Boil


Friday, April 27, 2007

SESSION V – Operations / Run Life Improvement
CO-CHAIRS: Gabriel Diaz / Tom Van Akkeren

8:30 ESP Operation, Optimization and Performance Review; ConocoPhillips China Inc. Bohai Bay Project
Zhizhuang Jiang, Conoco Phillips Bassam Zreik , Schlumberger
9:00 How to make your ESPs last longer
Luud W. Dorrestijn,Chevron Exploration & Production Netherlands
9:30 Enhancing Waterflood Project (PAE)
Diego Leiguarda, Ricardo Mazzola - Pan American Energy
10:00 BREAK
10:30 Streamline Operation of ESP Systems in ECUADOR TLC
Edison Bedoya, Isaac Flores, Dalton Muñoz, Petrobras, David Amores, Jose Leon, Diego Narvaez, Schlumberger
11:00 COTL Block B8/32 ESP Pilot Program
Gary G. Thompson, Chevron Thailand
11:30 Evaluation of ESP Campaign
Eugene Esor, SPE, and Ahmed Hassouna, Nigerian Agip Oil Co. Ltd; Olukayode Oladoyin, Schlumberger
12:00 Closing Comments
N. Putscher – ESP Workshop Chair
Featured Speakers


Noel W Putscher

Date and Time

Wed, Apr. 25


Fri, Apr. 27, 2007

8 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
(GMT-0500) US/Central

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