Logging Training

If you want to get the most out of your logging equipment or need help interpreting geophysical data, Mount Sopris Instruments is prepared to assist you. Our staff of geoscientists are highly credentialed and have years of hands-on experience in the logging industry. Their expert training and problem solving ability will help you log faster and achieve better results.

Training can be conducted at your location, no matter where you are in the world. Alternatively, Mount Sopris also offers quarterly training at its manufacturing facility in beautiful Denver, Colorado. Regardless of location, Mount Sopris will customize the training to meet your specific needs.

Please review the most popular training modules below and Contact Us for more information. Let us help you unlock the power of your Mount Sopris logging equipment!

 

Most Popular Logging Training Modules

 

General Software, Troubleshooting, Winch & Cable Specific Training

Setup of Equipment

  • Setting up and programming
  • Efficient connection of probes and use of winch
    • How to create stacks related to application
    • What to do if tool is stuck in hole, if power stops working, etc.
  • Environmental Restrictions:
    • How to run tools for best results
    • Impact of different borehole conditions
    • Usage specifications for each tool
  • Configuring equipment in LoggerSuite
    • Use of LoggerSettings
    • Understanding tool file structure

Mechanical & Telemetry Troubleshooting

  • Cable line leakage and continuity tests
  • Telemetry settings for:
    • ALT shallow telemetry
    • QL telemetry
    • Fastfsk telemetry (DX tools)
    • Fsk telemetry
    • Pulse telemetry

General Probe Maintenance

  • Removal, lubrication and re-assembly of QL connections

4WNA, MX and Mini Winches

  • Proper lubrication and areas to look for wear over time
  • Adjustments for drive chain tension
  • Adjustments for level-wind chain tension
  • Adjustments for proper brake setting
  • Inspection of level-wind and mechanical rollers for cable guides
  • Re-head of the cable head onto the cable line
  • Basics on re-spooling a 4WNA or other winches
  • How to program the 3WCA motor control box and adjust tension

Tool Specific Training: Classic Geophysical Toolset

Classic tools:

  • Natural Gamma
  • Electrical Resistivity
  • Spontaneous Potential (SP)
  • Single Point Resistance (SPR)
  • Fluid Temperature & Conductivity
  • Caliper
  • Fluid Sampler

Schedule includes:

  • Principles of Operation
  • Field Logging and Calibration
  • Basic WellCAD Log Processing
  • Data Interpretation

Tool Specific Training: Electromagnetic Toolset

Electromagnetic tools:

  • Electromagnetic Induction
  • Magnetic Susceptibility

Schedule includes:

  • Principles of Operation
  • Field Logging and Calibration
  • Basic WellCAD Log Processing
  • Data Interpretation

Tool Specific Training: Full Waveform Sonic

Schedule includes:

  • Principles of Operation
  • Field Logging and Configuration
  • Cement Bond Logging
  • Mechanical Properties
  • Data Processing with WellCAD Sonic Module
  • Basic Data Interpretation

Tool Specific Training: Image and Deviation

Image & Deviation tools:

  • Acoustic Televiewer
  • Optical Televiewer
  • Deviation

Schedule includes:

  • Principles of Operation
  • Field Logging and Configuration
  • Data Processing with WellCAD Image Module
  • Geotechnical Structure Analysis
  • Casing Inspection and Evaluation
  • Deviation data processing with WellCAD Deviation Module

Tool Specific Training: Radioactive Source Tools

Radioactive Source tools:

  • Dual Compensated Density
  • 4-Pi Density
  • Thermal Neutron

Schedule includes:

  • Principles of Operation
  • Field Logging and Calibration
  • General Radiation Safety
  • Basic WellCAD Log Processing
  • Data Interpretation

Tool Specific Training: Flowmeters and Water Quality

Flowmeters and Water Quality tools:

  • Heat Pulse Flowmeter
  • Spinner Flowmeter
  • Idronaut Ocean 303 (Optional)

Schedule includes:

  • Principles of Operation
  • Field Logging Techniques
  • Basic WellCAD Log Processing
  • Flow Data Interpretation
  • Idronaut Advanced Maintenance and Calibration

Tool Specific Training: Spectral and IP

Spectral and IP tools:

  • Spectral Gamma
  • Induced Polarization

Schedule includes:

  • Principles of Operation
  • Field Logging Techniques
  • Basic WellCAD Log Processing
  • Spectral Data Interpretation
  • Induced Polarization (IP) Data Interpretation

If you are interested in more information, dates, and pricing please Contact Us at Sales@mountsopris.com or +1.303.279.3211.

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