Operate Water Treatment Facilities & Water Flooding Principles

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P010 September 15, 2019 - September 19, 2019 Dubai – UAE $ 3950

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P010 October 27, 2019 - October 31, 2019 Dubai – UAE $ 3950

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  • By the end of this Course participants will be able to:
  • Empower with an overview on the different water treatment methods, for water injection plants either by produced water or seawater and also provides the latest technology in the De-aeration of water either by vacuum or gas stripping towers.
  • Select the appropriate technology for their new water injection plants and protect their surrounding environment.
  • Describe and apply surface and subsurface water flooding
  • Understand and apply analytical and prediction methods
  • Choose a candidate reservoir for water flooding
  • Identify various components and function of a water flooding plant
  • Identify water flood problems and how to solve them

The Delegates

  • Supervisors, engineers, chemists and technicians
  • Petroleum Production & Reservoir Engineers
  • Field Operators & Controllers (Water Handling)
  • Processing engineers & other discipline engineers
  • Geologists & Petro physicists
  • Engineers who are new to the profession
  • Other individuals who need to know about water flooding


  • Introduction and Course overview.
  • Water sampling and analysis
  • Chemical and physical properties
  • Qualitative analysis oil field
  • Oil in water analysis
  • Suspended solid analysis
  • Particle size analysis
  • Water quality
  • Turbidity
  • Field water analysis
  • Water formed scale
  • Predicting scale calculation
  • Scale formation
  • Preventing scale formation
  • Processing technology
  • Mixing water – compatibility
  • Scale control chemicals
  • Corrosion control
  • Theory of corrosion
  • The effect of metal composition
  • Effect of water composition
  • Corrosion control methods
  • Corrosion inhibitor
  • Internal coating and cathodic protection
  • Dissolved gas removal
  • Corrosion monitoring
  • Design to minimize corrosion
  • Water treatment microbiology
  • Microorganism found in oil field water system
  • Chemical control of microbiology
  • Chlorination
  • Chemical selection and evaluation
  • Evaluation of chemical treating program
  • Water processing technology
  • Dissolved gas removal
  • Chemical removal of dissolved oxygen
  • Removal of hydrogen sulfide from water
  • Filtration
  • Suspended oil removal
  • Flotation cells
  • Coalescing
  • Hydrosyclon
  • Water injection system
  • Water sensitive formation
  • Water source selection
  • Scaling tendency
  • Water compatibility
  • Suspended solid
  • Water quality
  • Bacteria
  • Oil content
  • treating system
  • Water injection system inspection and analysis
  • Inspection and analysis
  • Calcium and barium
  • Sulfate
  • Scaling calculation
  • Temperature
  • Hydrogen sulfate
  • Turbidity
  • Corrosion rate
  • Oxygen concentration
  • Filter operation bacteria count
  • Reservoir Properties and Design Factors of Water Flooding
  • Definition and history of water flooding
  • Water flood performance measurements
  • Water sources of  sweep water, good water and bad water
  • Important factors to consider in water flooding design
  • Types of water flood patterns and selection of a flood pattern
  • Important rock/fluid properties for reservoir engineering calculation
  • Problems/Solutions of Water Flooding
  • Phenomena of water fingering and tonguing
  • Casing, tubing or packer leaks and channel flow behind casing
  • Moving oil-water contact  and watered-out layer without crossflow
  • Fractures or faults between injector and producer
  • Calculation of critical rate for water coning
  • Using reservoir simulation for water flood optimization
  • Water Control Solutions
  • Mechanical solutions  for water-control problems
  • Chemical solutions and squeeze cement  treatments
  • Rigid gels for near wellbore shutoff of excess water
  • Injector problems and risk assessments
  • Field-wide considerations for water flooding
  • An integrated approach for cost saving operations

Course summary.

The Launguage

English & Arabic

The Discount

10% Discount if three participants together in same course from your side , 15 % if four participants & Starting form the fifth participant is free .