Academic Catalog


Course Code: 3740322
METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week): 3(3-0)
ECTS Credit: 6.0
Department: Petroleum And Natural Gas Engineering
Language of Instruction: English
Level of Study: Undergraduate
Course Coordinator: Assist.Prof.Dr MUSTAFA HAKAN ZYURTKAN
Offered Semester: Spring Semesters.
Prerequisite: Set 1: 3740321
The course set above should be completed before taking PNGE322 DRILLING ENGINEERING II .

Course Content

Directional drilling (Tangential, ROC and Minimum Curvature Methods). Drill string design (neutral point of tension and compression, neutral point of bending, Lubinski`s stresses, margin of over pull). Casing design (biaxial, triaxial). Casing setting (buckling and well head loads).