Category Archives: Petroleum Engineering

Drilling String Design for Deep Well Drilling in Niger Delta

Drilling String Design for Deep Well Drilling in Niger Delta ABSTRACT The design of the drill string was thoroughly investigated in this project research write up. Particular reference studies were carried out in order to understand the basic Engineering requirements, principles and techniques required in the design of the drill string as a vital tool […]

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Waste Management and Control in the Petroleum Industry

 Waste Management and Control in the Petroleum Industry ABSTRACT This project work takes a look at the petroleum waste generated at the expense of oil and gas activities as it helps identify the various types of petroleum waste, sources of petroleum waste generation, oil and gas operations leading to the generation of petroleum waste, they […]

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Re-Assessment of Bioremediation to Depollute Oil and Gas in Niger Delta

Re-Assessment of Bioremediation to Depollute Oil and Gas in Niger Delta ABSTRACT This study assesses the efficacy of compost technology in depolluting soils contaminated by spilled crude oil and spent oil(diesel) in Niger-Delta by bioremediation. Soils spiked with crude oil or spent oil at a constant soil to oil ratio were treated with different rates […]

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CASING DESIGN OF A TWO HANGER CASING SYSTEM

Project Topic: Casing Design of a Two Hanger Casing System ABSTRACT In this work, the Niger delta geological prognosis was redesigned using the surface casing and the intermediate casing. The selected casing grades of each of the sections are suitable to withstand the formation pressures and environment.  Casing design generally is done to achieve the […]

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SUITABILITY OF DETARIUM MICROCARPUM AS AN ADDITIVE IN DRILLING FLUID

Project Topic: Suitability of Detarium Microcarpum as an Additive in Drilling Fluid ABSTRACT The essence of this project work is to provide alternative drilling mud which will lessen the adverse effects of drilling operations. For the purpose of this work, non toxic, biodegradable, locally sourced material was used as a viscosifer and comparison made with […]

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