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  • Optimizing reservoir performance with intelligent wells

    M. Konopczynski and A. Ajayi

    Following an introduction to background/ benefits of intelligent well technology (IWT), principal article sections describe: 1) field development applications; 2) adding value to assets with IWT; 3) how to approach field development planning; 4) application of reservoir simulations to assess development options; and 5) creating value by facing and coping with uncertainty. The conclusion summarizes intelligent well (IW) benefits, predicting they will survive today's business environment due to their positive economic performance potential.

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2013 Fracturing Technology

2013 Fracturing Technology