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Petroleum and Natural Gas Engineering (P N G)

P N G 451 Drilling Laboratory (1) Practice in well-control procedures. Measurement of drilling fluid properties.

P N G 451 Drilling Laboratory (1)

This course is serves as the laboratory component for PNG 450 Students will apply the concepts and skills gained from lectures and discussions in PNG 450. The aim is for student to become familiar with drilling fluids and with how to quantify the fluid properties analytically. Students will also receive practical experience with drilling equipment, and will practice solving practical well-control problems in the laboratory. Students in this course will gain experience using our state-of-the-art rig floor simulator and drilling fluid and cement laboratory, which are equipped with the advanced facilities currently used in the oil and gas industry.


General Education: None
Diversity: None
Bachelor of Arts: None
Effective: Spring 2014
Prerequisite: EME 303, E MCH 210
Concurrent: P N G 450

Note : Class size, frequency of offering, and evaluation methods will vary by location and instructor. For these details check the specific course syllabus.

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