SMN Online - Achieving a sustainable future, recent challenges facing the industry

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Upcoming Events

  • SMN Online - Digitization applied for sand management

    Presentations could include:

    • development of databases
    • new digital technology applied to sand management
    • machine learning and artificial intelligence
    • mitigation for environmental effects
    • new and existing data analysis techniques which enhance sand management and monitoring
    • monitoring and control techniques.

    Deadline for abstracts – Monday 10 May 

    Timings will be advertised once presenters are in place. Each event will also have the opportunity for networking after the presentations in break out rooms.

    Open to: SMN Members

    Date: 15/06/2021
    Time: 10:00-12:00

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Open to: SMN MembersDate: 22-04-2021 Time 10:00 - 12:00
Event schedule

SMN Online - Achieving a sustainable future, recent challenges facing the industry


10:00   Welcome and introduction  Prof. Iain Steel, Chair, SMN

10.05     Solids separation to reduce dumping to sea  Neil Meldrum, FourPhase

10:30   Are current sand control selection criteria and philosophies relevant or fit for purpose with respect to twenty-first century sand screen construction materials and market trends?  Charles Sanders, 3M

10:55   Interchangeability - key to efficient material and inventory waste management  Krzysztof Buchajczuk, Tendeka

11:20   CCS storage sites and associated sand failure risks  Phil McCurdy, AXIS

11.45   Any further questions

11.55   Vote of thanks

12.00   Close of event

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