4th EMBT 2013

Scheduled for March 20 – 21, 2013 in Hanover, Germany, this conference about evolving multiphase boosting technology returned to again welcome an audience eager to learn more about this alternative, promising production technology.

The event again featured a number of different topics in regard to research and development efforts, as well as real field cases from around the world.



Magnetic Resonance for the Future; A New Methodology to Measure Multiphase Flow

Dr. Matthias Appel,
Shell International E&P, Bellaire Technology Center, Houston, USA,
Dr. Ir. Jankees Hogendoorn,
KROHNE Messtechnik GmbH, Germany
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Multiphase Pumps for High Pressure Applications

Stefan Ladig
, Axel Jäschke, Joh. Heinr. Bornemann GmbH, Germany
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A new Multiphase Header Design – Fluid Distribution in Multi-Pump Operation

Steffen Bienek
, Marco Bredemeier, Mark Reichwage, Joh. Heinr. Bornemann GmbH, Germany
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Operating Experience with Diamond Coated Seals

Dr. Andreas Schrüfer
, Eagle Burgmann, Germany,
Jörg Lewerenz, Joh. Heinr. Bornemann GmbH, Germany
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 An Overview of Pressure Boosting Capabilities within the Transient Multiphase Flow Simulator OLGA 7

Ivar Brandt, SPT Group, Norway
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Research & Development

Properties of Selected Pump Shaft Materials for Multiphase Applications

Dirk Görtz, Dr.-Ing. Gernot Strehl, Hermann-Josef Fischer
Schmidt + Clemens GmbH & Co. KG, Germany
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Development of a Corrosions-Sensor for Multiphase Transportation Systems

Dr.-Ing. Oliver Klein
, Institute for Failure Analysis and Failure Prevention
Helmut Schmidt University, Hamburg, Germany
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Fatigue Strength of Multiphase Pump Components under the Influence of Pitting Corrosion

Jochen Höhbusch
, Sebastian Bucher, Dr.-Ing. Henning Haensel, Prof. Dr.-Ing. Jan Scholten
Research Group for Off-Road Machines, Ruhr-Universität Bochum, Germany
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Pressure Build-Up and Pulsations in Twin-Screw Multiphase Pumps Conveying Oil and Gas
Florian Hatesuer,
Katerina Zabkova, Mark Reichwage, Jörg Lewerenz, Prof. Andrea Luke
Institute of Technical Thermodynamics, University Kassel, Germany
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Performance Prediction of Multiphase Twin-Screw Pumps: A Review on Mathematical Modeling and Experimental

Silvio de Oliveira Júnior, University of Sao Paulo, Brazil
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Operational Experience with Large Multiphase Pumps in Difficult Topography

Diego Guamantica
, Petroamazonas, Ecuador
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Successful Well Revival under Harsh Environmental Conditions in Saudi Arabia

Saudi Aramco, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Increasing Pipeline Capacity - Four Years of Operational Experience

Panneer Selvam
, Cairn Energy India Ltd., India

Overcoming High Pipeline Backpressure Caused by Hilly Terrain in Southern Italy

Stefano Sini
, Italfluid Geoenergy Srl, Italy,
Domenico Di Gianvittorio, Eni, Italy
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Implementation of Multiphase Pumping Systems in Fields of the AIATG

Rigoberto Nuñez Solis, Petroléos Mexicanos PEMEX, Mexiko
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Wellpad Multiphase Boosting in Steam-Assisted Gravity Drainage - Applications and Future Industry Growth Prospects

Timothy J. Webber, Webber and Associates Energy Services, Canada
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Parallel Installation of Multiphase Pumps in Rajasthan-India

S. Krishnamurthy, Cairn Energy India Ltd., India
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