SPEI: Coiled Tubing and Its Applications

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Course Description

This one-day short course presents coiled tubing (CT) as a tool for workover, drilling, and completion services.  It provides an overview of conventional CT workover and completion applications, the properties of CT, its manufacture, the surface equipment utilized for deployment, and subsurface tools for CT applications.  A significant portion of the course covers mechanical performance of CT, including working limits, buckling, and fatigue.  A discussion of CT drilling technology and hydraulics is also included.  This is an introductory CT course and is appropriate for individuals new to the CT industry or those that need a refresher.

Topics Covered

  • Introduction
  • The Tubing
  • Surface Equipment
  • CT Unit Configurations
  • Downhole Tools
  • General Force Balance
  • Buckling & Lockup
  • Mechanical Limits and Stretch
  • CT Fatigue
  • CT Hydraulics
  • CT Applications
  • CT Drilling Technology

Who Should Attend

Those interested in applying CT technology for workover services, drilling, completions, and production operations and those who need an update on the latest CT technology will benefit from this course. This is an introductory CT course and is appropriate for individuals that are new to the CT industry or anyone that would like to expand their CT knowledge.


0.8 CEUs (Continuing Education Units) are awarded for this 1-day course.

Cancellation Policy

A fee equal to 25% of the course fee will be charged for cancellations less than 15 working days before the course begins.  No refunds will be made for cancellations after the course begins.

For more details, please contact us at trainingcourses@spe.org
Check registration page for regular and late registration fees.

Location: The Woodlands Waterway Marriott Hotel & Convention Center
1601 Lake Robbins Drive
The Woodlands , TX 77380

Date: April 4, 2011, 8 a.m. - April 4, 2011, 5 p.m.