Introduction to Gas Lift & Gas Lift Design - Odessa, TX - May 23, 2019
Apergy Training Center
12506 W Highway 80 E
Odessa, TX 79765
This course covers the high points of Gas Lift including application, design, operation, optimization, and failure analysis.
An onsite well-model simulation device is an integral part of the seminar, providing a visual to enhanced system understanding.
Instructor: James Coronato is the Product Line Manager for Apergy’s Gas Lift business and has over 35 years of Gas Lift experience. James has spent time on the operator and service side, with both onshore and offshore Gas Lift applications and has deep expertise with Gas Lift design and operation. James attended Nichols State University and is based out of Covington, Louisiana.
Module One Content: Introduction to Gas Lift
- Gas Lift Theory & Application
- Well Model Introduction
- Gas Lift Advantages & Challenges
- Two Primary Gas Lift Types
- Gas Lift Equipment & Installation
- Valve Mechanics
- Gas Lift Downhole Design
- Gas Lift Surface Design
- Gas Lift Unloading Procedure
- Gas Lift Operation & Optimization
- Gas Lift Troubleshooting
- Gas Lift Design Components
- Gas Lift Design
- Computerized Design
The objective of this seminar is to better understand the mechanics of a Gas Lift system and how this form of lift is used throughout the production life cycle.
Attendees will walk away knowing how to think about questions around Gas Lift design, installation, operation, optimization, and failure analysis.