University of Pittsburgh BradfordAcademics
DRILLING AND COMPLETION II
 

Subject: PET

Course Number : 0206

Course Title:  DRILLING AND COMPLETION II

Course Description:

This course continues where PET 0106 DRILLING AND COMPLETION I ended. Topics that will be covered include the following: production and stimulation casings and liners, down hole instrumentation (valves, packers, joints, shoes), perforation and stimulation basics, completion fluids (formulation and hydraulics), hydraulic fracturing and formation fracture mechanics, advanced fracturing techniques, lift technologies (conventional and advanced techniques), advanced well treatments (re-stimulation), well head design, and production and transportation considerations (on site processes).

Credit Hours: 3 cr

GE: None       Non-Western  /Global 

Prerequisite:  PET 0101

Course Level: lower level