6 Jun, 2018

New Discipline Training Guides

PetroSkills is proud to offer new training guides for the remainder of 2018. Inside you will find complete course listings, descriptions, locations and more.

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1 Jun, 2018

9 Practical Tips for Motivating Oil and Gas Teams

The key to success in any project is PEOPLE. This Tip of the Month shares some practical tips that have been proven successful in motivating people on oil and gas teams.

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1 Jun, 2018

What You Need to Know About Production Logging

Production logging is a critical component of developing optimum modeling, completion and stimulation practices. This subsurface Tip of the Month (TOTM) discusses what you need to know to make your production logging both efficient and effective, and how to handle the unique challenges presented by horizontal wellbores.

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1 May, 2018

The #1 Problem Facing Turnarounds, Shutdowns and Outages

Learn how you can resolve the biggest problem facing turnarounds, shutdowns and outages.

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1 May, 2018

The Importance of Specification Breaks

This tip of the month (TOTM) explains specification breaks or spec breaks. It highlights why they are important in the design and operation of surface facilities in the hydrocarbon industry and how to avoid mistakes that can have catastrophic consequences.

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20 Apr, 2018

“BetterSpeak”: 3 Steps to Improving How You Say What You Say

Whether you are running a business meeting, speaking at a conference or simply conversing with coworkers it is important to be able to communicate effectively. Learn the 3 steps to improving how you say what you say.

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4 Apr, 2018

INSIDE LOOK at Mapping Subsurface Structures

Mapping Subsurface Structures is a foundational course that teaches participants how to accurately construct structure maps in 3D. Instructor James Morse gives an inside look at his course in this Q&A interview.

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1 Apr, 2018

How to Effectively Manage Project Stakeholders

Have you ever had trouble communicating or even working with project stakeholders? This tip of the month (TOTM) will discuss the key to effectively managing those stakeholders and review an internal stakeholder management process all companies should use.

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1 Apr, 2018

Impact of CO2 on Natural Gas Density

Due to the importance of CO2 injection for enhanced oil recovery and the increasing interest in CO2 capture and sequestration, this facilities tip of the month (TOTM) was undertaken to prepare simple charts for accurately estimating the density for hydrocarbon systems containing nil to 100% CO2.

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23 Mar, 2018

Surge in Centrifugal Compressors

Surge is without a doubt the most important boundary in natural gas compression. It represents the point at which the compressor can no longer impart enough energy to the gas to push it out of the compressor and through the check valve in the discharge piping. Learn about surge troubleshooting and prevention.

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