2014 Speakers Include:

Sasol Petroleum International
John Watters
Chief Well Engineer
Sasol Petroleum International
BG Group
Nigel Thorn
Well Engineering Manager
BG Group
Wintershall
Laurie Scott
Drilling and Wells Superintendent
Wintershall
Statoil ASA
Morten Lorentzen
Petroleum Technology Lead
Statoil ASA
Department of Energy and Climate Change
Richard Milton-Worssell
Senior Geoscientist – Exploration
Department of Energy and Climate Change

Pioneering techniques and technology in HPHT drilling and completions

Now in it’s 10th year, the HPHT Summit has established itself as the world’s most prominent international gathering for drilling professionals, offering comprehensive discussion on drilling techniques and well completions for high pressure, high temperature operations. The HPHT Wells Summit 2014 will draw on global case studies, exploring what techniques and strategies have been successful while identifying the opportunities for improvement through available technologies.

Learn more about this year's summit here.

Join HPHT specialists sharing their knowledge to

  • Explore technical case studies from international operators as Wintershall and BG Group analysing how they have successfully overcome crucial obstacles to drilling and completions
  • Learn from pioneering activities: What’s worked well and what areas require further development in relation to technologies and solutions
  • Hear key industry case studies on technical innovation, offering demonstrations from leading solution and technology providers as Castrol Offshore, Roxar and Tenaris, that can help your company reduce risk and effectively maintain well control in extreme environments
  • Gain industry insight into compliance and regulatory standards: An overview of the latest requirements regarding HPHT with an interactive discussion moderated by the Department of Energy and Climate Change
  • Discuss how operators are managing the skill gap and the anticipated impact of the 'Great Crew Change'



  • HPHT: Terminator, Google & What’s Right About Getting It WrongHPHT: Terminator, Google & What’s Right About Getting It Wrong
    In this ebook, we speak with a drilling engineer working in east Malaysia, a lead geologist in the Caribbean Sea arena and Drilling and Wells Superintendent in the North Sea about the novel techniques driving HPHT and why it is important to share failure with your peers
  • HPHT Infographic World Map and Developments 2014HPHT Infographic World Map and Developments 2014

    In this infographic focuses on:

    • Identify essential global HPHT hotspots
    • Break down well classifications
    • Define key challenges associated with drilling and completions
    • Establish where crucial knowledge gaps lie
    • Give context to the scale of HPHT wells using iconographic associations
    • Pinpoint notable wells from HPHT to Extreme HPHT.
  • Planning To Completion – How to Succeed On an HPHT ProjectPlanning To Completion – How to Succeed On an HPHT Project
    In this exclusive interview, Tim Haïdar of Oil & Gas IQ speaks with John Watters, Regional Well Engineering Manager for Egypt, Australia & China at BG Group on his experience with successful high pressure high temperature (HPHT) well developments.

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