Advanced Water Treatment Technology And Operate Facilities

24th – 28th November ,  2019

Cairo – EGYPT



Upon completion of the course, participants will be able to:

Acquire technical knowledge and practical approach of water management and treatment in oil & gas processing facilities, as well as the technology and operating principle of the equipment used in these facilities,

Be aware of water reject and disposal specifications as well as water injection quality requirements,

Detail available process technologies allowing to respect reject regulations and ensure water injection compatibility,

Describe the technology of the main equipment used in these type of processing facilities,

Design a production water processing and size associated main equipment.


The training course is designed for

Supervisors, engineers, chemists and technicians

Petroleum Production & Reservoir Engineers

Processing engineers & other discipline engineers

Geologists & Petro physicists

Engineers who are new to the profession


Water sampling and analysis

Chemical and physical properties

Qualitative analysis oil field

Oil in water analysis

Suspended solid analysis

Particle size analysis

Water quality


Field water analysis

Water formed scale

Predicting scale calculation

Scale formation

Preventing scale formation

Processing technology

Mixing water – compatibility

Scale control chemicals

Corrosion control

Theory of corrosion

The effect of metal composition

Effect of water composition

Corrosion control methods

Corrosion inhibitor

Internal coating and cathodic protection

Dissolved gas removal

Corrosion monitoring

Design to minimize corrosion

Water treatment microbiology

Microorganism found in oil field water system

Chemical control of microbiology


Chemical selection and evaluation

Evaluation of chemical treating program

Water processing technology

Dissolved gas removal

Chemical removal of dissolved oxygen

Removal of hydrogen sulfide from water


Suspended oil removal

Flotation cells



Water injection system

Water sensitive formation

Water source selection

Scaling tendency

Water compatibility

Suspended solid

Water quality


Oil content

treating system

Water injection system inspection and analysis

Inspection and analysis

Calcium and barium


Scaling calculation


Hydrogen sulfate


Corrosion rate

Oxygen concentration

Filter operation bacteria count

Reservoir Properties and Design Factors of Water Flooding

Definition and history of water flooding

Water flood performance measurements

Water sources of  sweep water, good water and bad water

Important factors to consider in water flooding design

Types of water flood patterns and selection of a flood pattern

Important rock/fluid properties for reservoir engineering calculation

Problems/Solutions of Water Flooding

Phenomena of water fingering and tonguing

Casing, tubing or packer leaks and channel flow behind casing

Moving oil-water contact  and watered-out layer without crossflow

Fractures or faults between injector and producer

Calculation of critical rate for water coning

Using reservoir simulation for water flood optimization

Water Control Solutions

Mechanical solutions  for water-control problems

Chemical solutions and squeeze cement  treatments

Rigid gels for near wellbore shutoff of excess water

Injector problems and risk assessments

Field-wide considerations for water flooding

An integrated approach for cost saving operations


Language : English & Arabic .

Fees : 2850 $

Daily schedule :

Lecture1  9 :  11 Am

Rest  1 11 :  11.15 Am

Lecture2 11.15 :  12.45 Pm

Rest 2 12.45 : 2 Pm

Lecture3 2 :  3 Pm