Surface Water Management in Unconventional Resource Plays - SWM

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3 days
3,225 - 3,305 USD
Houston, Pittsburgh
Open / Scheduled

Course description

Water management in unconventional resource plays has become a critical topic to the oil and gas industry in the last decade. In order to establish and implement an optimized water management plan for hydraulic fracturing operations, operators and service companies need an understanding of a broad array of subjects, including water chemistry, systems modeling, water treatment technology, the regulatory landscape, and best practices for field operations. This course first establishes a foundation of knowledge regarding water awareness, water chemistry, fluid dynamics, and water analysis tools. Upon this foundation the course will build a model for optimizing water management in support of hydraulic fracturing operations, providing reviews of best practices and the latest industry technology, while always considering key stakeholders. This course is designed for the practitioner; for the people who will design and implement all or part of a water management plan in unconventional resource plays.

Suitability - Who should attend?

Production, completion, operations, and surface facilities engineers; operations managers, logistics coordinators, field superintendents; any personnel involved in establishing, improving, or supervising the implementation of an organization's water management plan; personnel in service organizations seeking a more thorough understanding of the water system in unconventional resource plays.

Training Course Content

Global water awareness and the oil and gas industry's impact; Flowback and produced fluid; Basic water chemistry focused on oilfield concerns; Water quality considerations for hydraulic fracturing operations; Water sampling and analysis, in the field and in the lab; Water treatment for reuse and recycling programs; Acquisition, storage, transportation, disposal, and treatment of water; Holistic field water management; Regulations applicable to water management; Water management system cost modeling

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