Fundamentals of Casing Design - FCD - In House Training

In San Francisco (USA)

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    San francisco (USA)

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Fundamentals of Casing Design - In-house training by PetroSkillsThis course can be conducted on site at your location exclusively for your staff. Casing design is an integral part of a drilling engineer's work scope. This course provides a comprehensive overview of the design process, emphasizing the working stress approach currently used in the industry. On completion of this course, successful participants will be able to select casing points, identify tubular requirements and loads, and design and specify the required casing string. Through a combination of lecture and extensive hands-on examples, the fundamentals of casing design are imparted to the attendees. Estimation of standard and special loads is covered in detail. Standard theories of strength and failure are discussed as well as advanced considerations for combined loads. In addition safe handling, running, and hanging practices are covered. Participants will be furnished Dr. Byrom's textbook, Casing & Liners for Drilling and Completion, and computer spreadsheets to facilitate routine design calculations. One personal computer is provided, at additional cost, for each two participants. Find out more




San Francisco (USA)
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333 Bush Street, Suite 2400, 94104


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Training Course Content

This in-house training programme can be customised to meet your specific requirements. It typically covers:

  • Goals of casing design
  • Types of oilfield tubulars and connections
  • Casing point selection and size determination
  • Load estimation methods for casing and liners
  • Typical design factors
  • Theories of strength and failure (standard collapse, burst, axial; yield basis for combined loads)
  • Design examples and exercises for all key loads and strings
  • Casing handling, running and hanging practices

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Fundamentals of Casing Design - FCD - In House Training

Price on request