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J Pet Technol 75 (04): 64–66.
Paper Number: SPE-0423-0064-JPT
Published: 01 April 2023
... Company was assigned as the operator of Block 53. Despite heavy field-development investment, a cumulative oil production of 8 million bbl was generated until 2018. Alternate completion techniques were considered to increase oil production by drilling horizontal wells. Water breakthrough was the challenge...
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J Pet Technol 74 (11): 67–69.
Paper Number: SPE-1122-0067-JPT
Published: 01 November 2022
.... The design of the UDWIs was changed to long horizontal wells located at the gas/oil contact in the XXI-S, XXII-1, and XXIV-2 reservoirs only. The 2011 FDP assumed that early water breakthrough could be managed by smart-well technology in the oil producers. However, these producers experienced technical...
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J Pet Technol 74 (09): 44–51.
Paper Number: SPE-0922-0044-JPT
Published: 01 September 2022
...Michael Konopczynski; Mojtaba Moradi; Thanushya Krishnan; Harwinder Sandhu; Chin-Lin Lai _ Advanced well completions have proven to be an effective method of moderating gas breakthrough while producing a thin oil rim when placed in a heterogenous, carbonate reservoir. In addition, several studies...
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J Pet Technol 74 (02): 51–52.
Paper Number: SPE-0222-0051-JPT
Published: 01 February 2022
... selected for this feature were chosen to highlight some of these areas of advancement, with particular emphasis on breakthrough technologies where step changes have been delivered or are seen as imminent. For instance, much has been written about the profound impact of managed-pressure-drilling (MPD...
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J Pet Technol 73 (10): 6–7.
Paper Number: SPE-1021-0006-JPT
Published: 01 October 2021
... called viscous fingering. In order to understand the phenomenon, we put together a very diverse team, comprising a mathematician, an astrophysicist, a physicochemist, and a geologist. The team was unable to initially work well together and collaborate. The breakthrough came when a high-level scientist...
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J Pet Technol 73 (10): 71–72.
Paper Number: SPE-1021-0071-JPT
Published: 01 October 2021
... control equipment thickness oil production sand control breakthrough shale content reservoir characterization upstream oil & gas top plate aicd well performance aicd housing complete paper flexibility valve screen joint gravel pack water production average permeability packer...
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J Pet Technol 73 (06): 53–54.
Paper Number: SPE-0621-0053-JPT
Published: 01 June 2021
.... This procedure is de- no breakthrough into the underlying 1,500 psi. The axial plays were normal. tailed in the complete paper. water was achieved. No wear of the mill in diameter was de- tected, and less than 5% wear in struc- Acid jetting of the first drilled chan- Conclusion ture was detected. nel...
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J Pet Technol 73 (04): 53–54.
Paper Number: SPE-0421-0053-JPT
Published: 01 April 2021
... injector sweep efficiency tracer concentration breakthrough polymer enhanced recovery project expense producer oil rate heavy oil Polymerflood Field Pilot Enhances Recovery of Heavy Oils on the Alaska North Slope The complete paper describes a lasted longer than 2 weeks. The first injection...
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J Pet Technol 73 (02): 23–28.
Paper Number: SPE-0221-0023-JPT
Published: 01 February 2021
... to use material from this document. 1 2 2021 1 2 2021 1 2 2021 1 2 2021 energy conservation renewable energy banking & finance upstream oil & gas social responsibility breakthrough artificial intelligence sustainability spe technical director collaboration...
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J Pet Technol 72 (09): 71.
Paper Number: SPE-0920-0071-JPT
Published: 01 September 2020
... become an opportunity to standardize unmanned offshore design. Radical thinking such as demanning and reuse of offshore oil and gas facilities might become a breakthrough to keep CAPEX and operational expenditures (OPEX) low. I have been fortunate to have some discussions with Robert Perrons, a professor...
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J Pet Technol 72 (06): 44–46.
Paper Number: SPE-0620-0044-JPT
Published: 01 June 2020
... are a proven option to maximize reservoir contact in certain situations. A challenge is often early water breakthrough in less than 6 months from starting production, and then progressively producing very-high water cuts, often 95%, for long periods of times thereafter. Inflow control device (ICD) technology...
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J Pet Technol 72 (04): 29–33.
Paper Number: SPE-0420-0029-JPT
Published: 01 April 2020
... is calling the discovery a “breakthrough” for subsurface engineering. The person to see the first clues of this was Wolfgang Deeg, who at the time was a completions advisor with Devon and is now an independent consultant. Deeg’s role in the project was to analyze the fiber data, but he also decided to take...
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J Pet Technol 72 (02): 44.
Paper Number: SPE-0220-0044-JPT
Published: 01 February 2020
... not look to outer space to imagine the extent of breakthroughs to come in the not-too-distant future. Recommended additional reading at OnePetro: www.onepetro.org. SPE/IADC 194535 Nitrogen-Cap Drilling: A Managed-Pressure-Drilling Alternative for Highly Fractured Carbonate Reservoirs by Alexey Podust...
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J Pet Technol 72 (01): 61–62.
Paper Number: SPE-0120-0061-JPT
Published: 01 January 2020
... and Jibarito fields in Block 192, with completions featuring autonomous inflow-control devices (AICDs) to delay water breakthrough while improving production performance and increasing oil recovery. Another alternative suggested to increase recovery factor and prevent water breakthrough is dual completion...
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J Pet Technol 71 (12): 73–74.
Paper Number: SPE-1219-0073-JPT
Published: 01 December 2019
... reservoirs to avoid the predicted oil/water contact to deter possible early water breakthrough. The dynamic behavior of Field N is characterized by strong aquifer and is dominated by bottomwater drive. The study focused on the westernmost accumulation of Field N, called Field NG. From the time Field NG first...
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J Pet Technol 71 (08): 69–70.
Paper Number: SPE-0819-0069-JPT
Published: 01 August 2019
... safety journey through advancement of individual awareness and decision making to help drive breakthroughs in the operator’s vision of safety. This methodology empowers and enables safe decision making at all levels of an organization by providing new knowledge and techniques, and links these to current...
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J Pet Technol 71 (03): 57–59.
Paper Number: SPE-0319-0057-JPT
Published: 01 March 2019
... petroleum engineering Baker Hughes operation karen olson well logging hydraulic fracturing Upstream Oil & Gas Engineering production enhancement Chakraborty Southwestern Energy soma chakraborty Hollub Well Intervention breakthrough accomplishment diana hoff geoscience completion hoff...
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J Pet Technol 71 (03): 49–51.
Paper Number: SPE-0319-0049-JPT
Published: 01 March 2019
..., petroleum engineering feats have expanded on the past and made towering breakthroughs in resource recovery. Those breakthroughs came about with added emphasis on decision and risk analysis as an essential project element; a step up from what was referred to as a coupling with business. Reviewing our...
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J Pet Technol 71 (01): 10–11.
Paper Number: SPE-0119-0010-JPT
Published: 01 January 2019
... advances. Upstream technology breakthroughs that promote sustainability, the environment, and public quality of life. Sustainable stewardship. Examples of breakthrough upstream oil and gas industry technologies and techniques that improve the quality of the environment. Linking operations to sustainable...
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J Pet Technol 70 (09): 66–72.
Paper Number: SPE-0918-0066-JPT
Published: 01 September 2018
... with the permission of the author. Contact the author for permission to use material from this document. machine learning breakthrough IOGP participant HSSE reporting eliminate incident performance indicator Artificial Intelligence Hinton incident total recordable injury rate Upstream Oil & Gas...

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