Carter Thomas, Lapeyrouse Norton J., William C. Lyons Ph.D. P.E. - Formulas and Calculations for Drilling, Production,...
|Formulas and Calculations for Drilling, Production, and Workover, All the Formulas You Need to Solve Drilling and Production Problems, Fourth Edition provides a convenient reference for oil field workers who do not use formulas and calculations on a regular basis, aiming to help reduce the volume of materials they must carry to the rig floor or job site. Starting with a review of basic equations, calculations, and featuring many examples, this handy reference offers a quick look-up of topics such as drilling fluids, pressure control, engineering calculations, and air and gas calculations. The formulas and calculations are provided in either English field units or in metric units. This edition includes additional coverage on cementing, subsea considerations, well hydraulics, especially calculating for hydraulic fracturing methods, and drill string design limitations. For added utility, a new online interactive equation calculator is added to perform additional examples on your computer or tablet device-keeping your print copy safe from every day wear and tear. This practical guide continues to save time and money for the oil field worker or manager, with an easy layout and organization to help confidently conduct operations and evaluate the performance of wells on-the-go.Features enhanced, new well schematics for onshore, offshore, and deepwater operations and a new chapter focused on cementingIncludes on-the-job answers and formulas for today's hydraulic fracturing methodsProvides extra utility with an online basic equation calculator for 24/7 problem-solving accessCovers topics such as drilling fluids, pressure control, engineering calculations, and air and gas calculations|