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Knut Steinar Bjørkevoll

Senior Research Scientist

Knut Steinar Bjørkevoll

Senior Research Scientist

Knut Steinar Bjørkevoll
Phone: 928 96 158
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Department: Petroleum
Office: Bergen

Publications and responsibilities

Publication
https://www.sintef.no/en/publications/publication/?pubid=1750084

In deepwater wells there is a risk of gas entering the riser. This can be caused by gas being trapped by the BOP after a well kill operation, or it can be that the BOP was not closed quickly enough upon kick detection. With oil-based mud (OBM), gas is dissolved, and larger kicks may go undetected an...

Authors Dalila de Sousa Gomes Knut Steinar Bjørkevoll Kjell Kåre Fjelde Johnny Frøyen
Year 2019
Type Academic chapter/article/Conference paper