Speaker: Mo Amer – GM, Well Control Engineering, Wild Well Control
Topic: Modern Well Technologies and the Impact on Well Control
Date: Wednesday, November 29th , 2017 at 11:30 AM
Location: Brookhaven College Geological Institute, (Map)
Cost: $20 if SPE member paying electronically in advance, all others $25
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As the industry slowly recovers from the extended downturn, Oil and Gas companies continue to explore new technologies and methods to increase efficiencies and minimize operational costs. However, some of these practices can pose major challenges to well control operations. Human factor represents additional challenge, as risks of well control incidents often increase when inexperienced personnel.
This session will shed light on what we can learn from each other, and how to take advantage of the increased efficiencies of the industry performance. Trends and methods to manage the well control risks will be presented to offer assistance in primary well design and future considerations.
Mo Amer is Well Control Engineering Manager for Wild Well Control, Inc., a Houston, Texas based company specializing in worldwide firefighting, well control and engineering services. Mohamed has over 15 years of experience in drilling and well control operations worldwide. Mohamed has extensive operational experience in well control and relief well operations.
As an experienced well control engineer, Mohamed has managed well control operations throughout the U.S. and in worldwide locations. He has participated in high profile operations involving deepwater and HPHT wells in sensitive areas.