PETE 4060 Prevention of Oil and Gas Well Blowouts (1)
Prereq.:CE 2200.Registration in this course is restricted to students admitted to both the College of Engineering and the Petroleum Engineering major.3 hrs. lab. Causes and detection of well kicks and the proper handling of these kicks to prevent uncontrolled flow (blowout) from the well; methods and techniques currently used in the oil and gas industry.