IHS VirtuWell Training

Configure and operate wellbores effectively

Want to optimize your wellbores? Looking to improve software skills?

Students will learn multiphase calculations, their limitations and applications, and how to determine pressure profiles that are complicated by changing phase behavior.

Students begin the course by familiarizing themselves with the main features of VirtuWell and are shown various aspects of the software in more depth. To gain hands-on experience, students are encouraged to follow along with examples. The examples allow students to become familiar with wellbore modeling and to recognize opportunities for wellbore optimization.

Course Information

Course Details

Length: One day, 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Who Should Attend: Engineers and technologists interested in production optimization and pressure loss calculations in wells.

Prerequisites: Basic working knowledge of reservoir and production engineering concepts plus basic Windows navigation skills.

Tuition: $800.00 CAD/USD. All Canadian courses are subject to GST. This course is available to in-house groups on request. Please contact us to request a quote.

Location: Calgary, Alberta and Houston, Texas training centers.

Cancellation Policy: Delivery at IHS Markit training facility - Seats are reserved upon registration, registration constitutes an agreement to pay. Refunds will not be honored for cancellations made within 7 days of your scheduled class (notice to be communicated to Energy.Training@ihsmarkit.com IHS Markit will work with you to reschedule where this is possible. IHS Markit reserves the right to cancel training up to 2 weeks prior to scheduled paid classes, or 2 days for free classes, if minimum class size not met. WebEx Delivery - Sessions are subject to cancellation up to 2 days prior to start date if minimum class size not met.

*Class hours can be used towards APEGA professional development credits.
Topics Covered
  • Overview of IHS Markit Harmony user interface
  • Wellbore pressure losses
  • Gas Wells
    • Reservoir deliverability
    • Tubing performance curves, tubing selection
    • Liquid loading and erosion
  • Oil Wells
    • Inflow performance curves
    • Tubing performance curves
    • Gas lift optimization
  • Advanced Production Forecasting from existing RTA models (gas and oil wells)
    • Leveraging available analytical models to perform nodal analysis
    • Production forecasting with changing tubing size or flowing conditions

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For more information or to register, please contact us at: +1 (403) 770-4646 or register online. Enrollment is on first come, first serve basis.

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