November 2008 ///
An energy-efficient process yields recovery factor of at least 75%.
Two field studies demonstrate that a new anti-agglomerate low-dosage hydrate inhibitor does not affect oil/water quality.
Choices about fracturing fluid additives can affect production.
Whether corrosion comes from galvanic effects or marine organisms, in flowing seawater or stagnant seawater pumping operations, matching the right materials and costs for the right application is paramount.
Project execution management can dramatically increase profits and accelerate cash flow for all participants in the infrastructure supply chain.
Four fields with differing characteristics require a nimble and varied development plan. The challenges are being met with a combination of existing technologies, some of which are still uncommon, and the introduction of some truly new ones.
It can be difficult to justify the cost of subsea intervention other than to enhance production. In the West of Shetland, BP established other sources of value for intervention.
A Shell team creates a more inclusive approach to planning for unconventional hydrocarbons.
A solution for improving production optimization through enhanced decision support proves its business value and reveals new information management opportunities.
The alternate approach also lowers fracture initiation pressure.
Flexible production workflow automation is providing significant advantages for automation and enhancement of all production workflows.
While roller cone bit technology still continues to make advances in insert shape, carbide composition and hydraulics design.
An author from Chevron discusses how companies can help employees achieve a favorable work-life balance.
Meeting the new needs of the deepwater Phase IV development required balancing the system's multi-phase electrical differences.
Vol. 229 No. 11 ARTHUR BERMAN, CONTRIBUTING EDITOR, firstname.lastname@example.org
E&P in Myanmar: Doing business in Southeast Asia's pariah
50 years of exploration in the Tarim Basin
A gas OPEC, or just hot air?
News & Resources
Vol. 229 No. 11 Halliburton has opened a new research and development laboratory for the next generation of Swell Technology products in St
Global deepwater creaming curve
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Recent hurricane activity in the US Gulf of Mexico resulted in a sharp
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Meeting & events
SPE , 2008 Shale Gas Production Conference, Dallas
Marriott Las Colinas, Irving, TX, Nov. 16-18 .
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Vol. 229 No.11 Knight has named William Keenan as VP-Gulf Coast for Knight Fishing Services. He was previously a Division Manager
Vol. 229 No.11 KRISTA H. KUHL, TECHNICAL EDITOR