541-3007/01 – Accident of Drill and Exploitation Equipment (HVTZ)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Geological EngineeringCredits3
Subject guarantordoc. Ing. Antonín Kunz, Ph.D.Subject version guarantordoc. Ing. Antonín Kunz, Ph.D.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementChoice-compulsory type B
Year3Semestersummer
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2019/2020Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesHGFIntended for study typesBachelor, Follow-up Master
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
KLE028 doc. Ing. Martin Klempa, Ph.D.
KUN109 doc. Ing. Antonín Kunz, Ph.D.
POR041 Ing. Michal Matloch Porzer, Ph.D.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Credit and Examination 2+1
Part-time Credit and Examination 8+4

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

The subject acquaints students with possible technical failures and accidents that can occur during drilling and extraction processes of oil and gas. The course includes an overview of potential technical and technological risks, preventive and active methods of their management, ways of solving type technological failures and accidents and analysis of the impacts of the most serious accidents on the economy, safety and the environment. The course also includes selected parts relating to key legislation and relevant emergency documentation.

Teaching methods

Lectures
Individual consultations
Tutorials

Summary

Operational failures and accidents, general legal requirements for risk management in mining activities and activities carried out by mining methods. Emergency plans. Sources of accidents during drilling and mining. Mining Rescue Service. Accidents and their solutions - drilling rods and drilling tools, dedicated technical equipment, other machinery. Pressure relations in the well. Well control.The role of the drilling crew in emergency situations. The concept of accident and operational failure in the gas industry. Economic and ecological impacts of accidents in hydrocarbon drilling and extraction.

Compulsory literature:

LYONS, W.: Drilling Equipment and Operations. Gulf Professional Publishing; 1 edition (2009). ISBN-10: 1856178439, ISBN-13: 978-1856178433 ROBELLO S., XIUSHAN LIU: Advanced drilling engineering, Gulf Publishing Company 2009, ISBN-13: 978-1933762340 International Association of Drilling Contractors (IADC). (2015). IADC Guidelines for Surface BOP Drilling from Floating MODUs. International Association of Drilling Contractors (IADC). Retrieved from https://app.knovel.com/hotlink/toc/id:kpIADCGSBM/iadc-guidelines-surface/iadc-guidelines-surface International Association of Drilling Contractors (IADC). (2015). Drilling Contractor Anthology Series - DC Managed Pressure Drilling. International Association of Drilling Contractors (IADC). Retrieved from https://app.knovel.com/hotlink/toc/id:kpDCASDCM2/drilling-contractor-anthology/drilling-contractor-anthology

Recommended literature:

GRACE, R.: Advanced Blowout and Well Control. Gulf Professional Publishing (1994),ISBN-10: 088415260X,ISBN-13: 978-0884152606 ADC Deepwater Well Control Guidelines 2nd Ed. Published by: IADC, 2015. ISBN: 978-0-9915095-2-2 YUAN, BIN WOOD, DAVID A.. (2018). Formation Damage during Improved Oil Recovery - Fundamentals and Applications. Elsevier. Retrieved from https://app.knovel.com/hotlink/toc/id:kpFDIORFA2/formation-damage-during/formation-damage-during NOLAN, DENNIS P.. (2019). Handbook of Fire and Explosion Protection Engineering Principles for Oil, Gas, Chemical, and Related Facilities (4th Edition). Elsevier. Retrieved from https://app.knovel.com/hotlink/toc/id:kpHFEPEP12/handbook-fire-explosion/handbo

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

Active attendance at the lectures. Active attendance at the seminars. Ad hoc presentation as a part of the seminar. Individual or team Seminar paper. Awarding of credit. Examination.

E-learning

The e-learning is not a part of the study of the subject.

Other requirements

At least 75% of the attendance at seminars during the whole semester is compulsory.

Prerequisities

Subject has no prerequisities.

Co-requisities

Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

1.Concepts of operational breakdown and accident, general legal requirements for risk management in mining activities, emergency plans and related operational documentation. 2.Sources of accidents during drilling and mining - introduction, mining rescue service. 3.Accidents and their solutions - drilling rods and drilling tools. 4.Accidents and their solutions - dedicated technical equipment - high pressure, gas, lifting and electrical. 5.Accidents and their solutions - machinery - engines, pumps, other machinery. 6.Pressure relations in the gas and oil well, pressures of rock formations in the Earth's crust. 7.Well control – sealing, controlling and monitoring the oil and gas wells to prevent blowouts. 8.Special problems in drilling and extraction - underground eruptions, piston effects. 9.The role of the drilling crew in emergency situations - training, emergency alarms. 10.Specific risks in drilling of geothermal wells. 11.The concept of accident and operational failure in the gas industry - gas, distribution and transport pipelines, compressors. 12. Case study I - Deepwater Horizon. 13. Case study II - selected examples. 14. Economic and ecological impacts of accidents in hydrocarbon drilling and extraction.

Conditions for subject completion

Part-time form (validity from: 2019/2020 Winter semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of points
Credit and Examination Credit and Examination 100 (100) 51
        Credit Credit 33  17
        Examination Examination 67  18
Mandatory attendence parzicipation: The compulsory attendance at the seminars min. 75% per semester. Oral exam with the written preparation.

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Occurrence in study plans

Academic yearProgrammeField of studySpec.ZaměřeníFormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2020/2021 (B0724A290004) Petroleum Engineering P Czech Ostrava 3 Choice-compulsory type B study plan
2020/2021 (B0724A290004) Petroleum Engineering K Czech Ostrava 3 Choice-compulsory type B study plan

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