Multi-Stage Completions

Angling the Perforation Tunnel Geometry of Constant Entry Hole Perforating Charges Results in Further Improvements in Hydraulic Fracturing EfficiencyDavid Cuthill, GeoDynamics

Redefining Pump Down PerforatingSharif Aboelnaga, Schlumberger

Intelligent Pumping Down Perforating and Plug method for Upward Shale Gas WellDengbo Yang, China National Petroleum Corporation


Productivity Improvement Case Study

An Integrated Scientific Workflow Enables Successful Perforating Operations in Offshore Southeast AsiaRajani Satti, Baker Hughes

Evaluating Consistent Hole Charges vs DP Charges in Unconventional PNPCam Le, Shell

P&A Operations and the Emerging US Domestic Market Justin Coker, Owen Oil Tools

Discussion and Application of aftereffect perforating technologyGuanghua Mu, China National Petroleum Corporation


Perforating Dynamics

Proppant Erosion During Fracturing: From Wellhead to PerforationsGeorge King, Apache

Autonomous Initiation Systems – Development Update and Field Trial Planning Adam Dyess, Hunting Titan

Environmental Parameters for Cutters & Severing Tools – A Case for Industry ActionJohn Carminati, Shell


Perforation Modeling

High-Fidelity Finite Element Analysis of Deepwater Gun-Parting FailuresJohn Rodgers, Starboard Innovations

Perforation Damage, Cleanup, and Inflow Performance; Advances in Diagnostics and CharacterizationBrenden Grove, Halliburton

Collapse Testing and Modeling of Perforating Guns CarriersThomas Turkalj, Tenaris

Finite Element Analysis of Perforation Patterns in Production Liners Exposed to Subsidence– Greg Bailey, Shell


Novel Perforating Concepts

A New Concept For Perforating That Integrates Propellant and Shaped ChargesNadir Nery, Allied-Horizontal Wireline Services

Perforating for Hydraulic Fracturing: Next-Generation Technologies for Unconventional Well CompletionsJim Gilliat, Baker Hughes

Measuring In-Situ Perforation Performance Using Downhole Video ImagesGlyn Roberts, EV


Perforation Testing

Matching Field Conditions in the Perforation Laboratory: How Close is Close Enough?Phil Crabtree, Chevron ETC

A Flow Laboratory Study of an Enhanced Perforating System Designed for Well StimulationTim Sampson, Baker Hughes

RDX vs HMX Performance in Modern PerforatingShaun Geerts, Owen Oil Tools

Lifetime extension of HMX under demanding time-temperature conditionsDavid Skyler, Schlumberger


Operational Efficiency Improvements

Oriented Perforating System for Sand Prevention in Vertical WellsJason Cook, Halliburton

Setting a New Pace in Perforating Dave Austin, Schlumberger


Perforation Testing

Shaped Charge Performance Evaluation Section IV – What is the best method for post shot flow evaluation? – Liam McNelis, DynaEnergetics

Pore-Scale Analysis of Crushed Zone Damage in Indiana LimestoneAndrew Seagraves, Schlumberger

Laboratory Observations of Dynamic Effective Stress Associated with Dynamic Underbalance on Lower Strength FormationsDennis Haggerty, Halliburton

Consistent Entry Hole Perforators, Know The DifferenceJames Kinsey, Owen Oil Tools [/vc_column_text][/vc_tta_section][vc_tta_section title=”2018 ASIA PACIFIC PERFORATING SYMPOSIUM, KUALA LUMPUR, MALAYSIA” tab_id=”1533591099213-b6feb720-e628″][vc_column_text]AGENDA

Opening Session 

Malaysia Production Enhancement Landscape and Key Challenges Wan A Aziz Wan Razali, Head of Production Technology, PETRONAS Malaysia Petroleum Management (MPM)


Productivity Improvement Case Studies 

Selection of perforation technique for brown fields: A novel approach Vikash Kumar, Expro

Propellant-Assisted stimulation treatment to overcome near wellbore damage, successfully executed in INDIA, a Case Study Aditee Kulkarni, Baker Hughes a GE Company


Explosives Safety

Recovery of Perforating Guns where the Explosives are Thermally Overexposed Alphie Wright, Hunting Titan

Carbon Monoxide Hazards from Perforating During Plug and Abandonment Operations Brenden Grove, Halliburton

Is Shelf Life a Safety Consideration? A Case History Related to recent TCP Problem Incidents Kerry Daly, Expro


Novel Perforating Concepts

Perforating Vertical Smart Well Completions Using Tubing-Conveyed Perforating Gun Assemblies: Case History Josh Lavery, Halliburton

Autonomous Initiation Systems – Eliminating the Risks Associated with Downhole Conveyance Adam Dyess, Hunting Titan

Real-time telemetric activation of slickline deployed perforating guns John Creighton, Paradigm


Perforation Testing

Shaped Charge Performance Evaluation Section IV – What is better Axial or Radial Flow? Joern Loehken, DynaEnergetics

Successful use of API Section-IV Testing to Select between Zinc and Steel Case Shaped Charges in a Dual Zone Cased Hole Gravel Pack Tubing-Conveyed Perforating Operation for a Gas Well: Case Study Mandeep Singh, Halliburton


Operational Efficiency Improvements

Advances in Detection of External Casing Cables During Perforating Operations Iain Maxted, Guardian Global Technologies Ltd

Perforate or Stimulate? Izura Aripin, Petronas Carigali Sdn Bhd

Crossflow May HIT Your Back! Cheryl Perng, Murphy Oil Corp


Perforation Modeling

Improving Existing Perforation Efficiency via Thru-Tubing Dynamic Underbalance Application in Offshore Field Malaysia Lester Tugung Michael, Schlumberger

Validation and Application of a Next-Generation Dynamic Event Simulator for Perforated Completions Jim Gilliat, Baker Hughes a GE Company