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STAVANGER, Norway -- Operator Statoil has together with PL169 partners proved new oil resources in the D-structure in the vicinity of the Grane field in the North Sea. Well 25/8-18 S, drilled by the rig Transocean Leader, proved an oil colu ...
MOSCOW (Bloomberg) -- Total SA’s Christophe de Margerie died when his airplane struck a snowplow on a Moscow runway, ending a career in which he oversaw the biggest expansion of oil reserves at the French energy giant in at least 15 years. ...
GUILDFORD, United Kingdom -- Xcite Energy's wholly owned subsidiary, Xcite Energy Resources, has entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Baker Hughes, which sets out the principles for the provision of oil field services f ...
Better cooperation between engineers and geoscientists, along with each side recognizing some basic drilling and geosteering principles, and their inherent trade-offs, and applying the right tools to the project, can help operator/service teams come closer to drilling the “perfect” well.
Production rising despite anti-drilling backlash
The success or failure of secondary recovery in low-permeability reservoirs depends on several factors.
Traditional marine seismic data lack the very low and the very high frequencies, as well as some of the middle frequencies, due to ghosting.
In assessing the value of the Permian basin and its wells in comparison with other shales, this play may not always have the highest IPs and EURs, but it beats the competition with respect to well cost and location.
Horizontal drilling and multi-stage hydraulic fracturing get credit for much of the success in producing from ultra-low-permeability shales.
This is the most comprehensive handbook in advanced drilling technology, guiding the petroleum engineer to mitigate risks, manage the reservoir effectively and recognize new opportunities.
This 2‐hour documentary is the most comprehensive video available about oil and gas drilling.
Federal regulations continue to grow
U.S.: 8.597 MMbpd (August 2014)
World: 90.43 MMbpd (August 2014)
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