Engineering - Course - Drilling Technology

  • Course Code: PTRE412
  • Credits: 3
  • Hours Distribution: (3Crs.:2Lec,2Lab)
  • Course Type: Petroleum Engineering Core Courses (PECC)

Course Description

Well planning Design, trajectory design, Rig systems and Rig components and their functions; Types of formation pressures; Drilling Fluid Technology including laboratory experiments and empirical methods; Casing and primary cementing equipment; Hole conditions; Fishing tools; Directional and Horizontal Drilling and applications; ERD; Calculations to build sections; Kicks and blow outs; Well control methods. Pre-req.: PTRE206