Program

GR-SPE High-Temperature Well Cementing Workshop Part II

Thursday, October 7, 2021

7:30 AM – 8:30 AM

Registration Check-in

Continental Breakfast

8:30 AM – 8:45 AM

Chairperson's Welcome and Introduction

Louis Capuano, Jr. and Jeff Spence

8:45 AM – 10:00 AM

Opening Panel Session

Moderators: Louis Capuano, Jr. and Jeff Spence

Panelists: Steve Pye, Daniel Bour, and Geoff Landry

10:00 AM – 10:30 AM

Coffee Break

10:30 AM – 12:00 PM

SESSION 1: The Function of Cement in Well Construction

Chairs: Susan Petty and Kyriacos Agapiou

1. Cementing Super-Hot Geothermal Wells in 21st Century - Daniel Bour

2. Is the Casing-Cement Bonding the Key for Geothermal Well Integrity? - Catalin Teodoriu

3. Cement to Formation Shear Bond Strength Evaluation - Arpita Bathija

12:00 PM – 1:00 PM

Lunch

1:00 PM  2:30 PM

SESSION 2: Slurry Blends

Chairs: Hamid Najafi and Geoff Landry

1. A Review of Thermally Responsive Cement Case Studies - Nicolas Droger

2. Hexagonal Boron Nitride Reinforced Multifunctional Well Cement for Extreme Environments - Rouzbeh Shahsavari

3. Mitigating Strength Retrogression Using Tailored Cement Designs - Thomas Pisklak

2:30 PM – 3:00 PM

Coffee Break

3:00 PM – 5:00 PM

SESSION 3: HT/HP Cements

Chairs: Giorgia Bettin and Mileva Radonjic

1. Evaluation of Cement/Casing and Cement/Rock Bond Integrity During Well Operations - Abdelfattah Lamik

2. Cement Replacement System for HP-HT High Stress Applications - Daniel Bour

5:00 PM – 6:30 PM

Reception

Friday, October 8, 2021 

7:00 AM – 8:00 AM

Continental Breakfast

8:30 AM – 9:30 AM

SESSION 4: Placement Procedures

Chairs: Steve Pye and Bill Rickard

1. Proper Centralization for Optimum Cement Coverage and Long-term Wellbore Integrity in Hot and Corrosive Drilling Environments - Rafael Hernandez

2. Managing Challenging Loss Zones in High Temperature Applications; Fallback and Lost Circulation - Simon Iremonger

3. Duvernay Formation Thermal-Low Rheology-Variable Densities Cement Design for Long, Production Casing: Case History - Afshin Ahmady

9:30 AM – 10:00 AM

Coffee Break

10:00 AM – 11:30 AM

SESSION 5: Other Uses of Cement/Research and Development

Chairs: Mileva Radonjic

1. Graphene Enhanced Wellbore Cement - Cody Massion

2. Methods for Improving Cement Performance and Integrity in Thermal Wells - Simon Iremonger

3. Self-Repairing Polymer-Modified Wellbore Cements with High Thermal and Chemical Stability for Enhanced Geothermal Systems - Carlos Fernandez

11:30 AM – 12:30 PM

Lunch

12:30 PM – 2:30 PM

SESSION 6: Problems and Solutions

Chairs: Bob Pilko and Catalin Teodoriu

1. Reservoir Depletion Needs to be Included in Top of Cement Selection to Prevent Leakage - Jarrett Wise

2. Shear Bond Strength of Oil Well Cement in Carbonic Acid Environment and the Effects of Pressure and Temperature - Catalin Teodoriu

2:30 PM – 3:00 PM

Coffee Break

3:00 PM – 4:30 PM

SESSION 7: What Is Needed for Future Cement Blends and Cement Placement Technologies

Chairs: Mileva Radonjic and Daniel Bour

1. Designing Robust Barrier Materials: Learning the Lessons of Nature - Cody Massion

2. Smart Expandable Fiber Additive to Improved Zonal Isolation in Geothermal Wells - Arash Dahi Taleghani

3. Evidence for Self-restoration of Olivine Based Cement (OBC) under Acidic Geofluids, High Temperature and High Pressure (AG-HT-HP) Conditions - Yunxing Lu

Saturday, October 9, 2021

7:00 AM – 8:00 AM

Continental Breakfast

8:00 AM – 10:00 AM

SESSION 8: Case Histories and Past Experiences

Chairs: Pablo Gutierrez and Carlos Fernandez

1. Non-Portland Cement Slurry Development and Application for Ultrahigh-Temperature Geothermal Well with Supercritical Conditions (SPE-190974-MS) - Guido Di Martino

2. Two-Stage Cementing Operations in the Salton Sea Geothermal Field (A Case Study) - William Thomas

3. Reactive Transport Simulations of Cement-Rock Integrity - Temitope Ajayi

10:00 AM – 10:30 AM

Coffee Break

10:30 AM – 12:00 PM

SESSION 9: Conclusion

Moderator - Susan Petty

Panelists - Bob Pilko and Catalin Teodoriu

Program agenda is subject to change