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J Pet Technol 74 (12): 14–16.
Paper Number: SPE-1222-0014-JPT
Published: 01 December 2022
... production. According to ExxonMobil, the well encountered 30 m of hydrocarbon-bearing sandstone. The probe is located approximately 365 km northwest of Luanda and was drilled in 1100 m of water by the Valaris DS-9 rig. As the block’s operator, ExxonMobil is leading the installation of new technology...
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J Pet Technol 74 (12): 30–37.
Paper Number: SPE-1222-0030-JPT
Published: 01 December 2022
.... On the flip side, water demand in the Permian remains high as operators move to boost production as pandemic concerns wane. According to analysis by Wood Mackenzie, the typical 500,000 bbl of water needed to fracture a 10,000-ft lateral is close to the daily demand of the city of Midland, Texas. With numbers...
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J Pet Technol 74 (12): 38–41.
Paper Number: SPE-1222-0038-JPT
Published: 01 December 2022
...Julio Loreto; Brad Zukiwsky; Aly Bassiouny; Onochie Michael Okorie _ For nearly a century, conventional directional drilling served as the benchmark for drilling nonvertical wellbores. It enabled operators to access multiple parts of a reservoir from a single surface location, reducing the overall...
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J Pet Technol 74 (11): 14–16.
Paper Number: SPE-1122-0014-JPT
Published: 01 November 2022
... coast in the Garden Banks area in an estimated 2,600 ft of water. Shell, the operator, holds a 27.5% interest, and ExxonMobil has the remaining 22.5%. The field was discovered in 1997 and achieved first oil in 2004. Recent seismic reprocessing and analysis confirmed additional development opportunities...
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J Pet Technol 74 (11): 18–26.
Paper Number: SPE-1122-0018-JPT
Published: 01 November 2022
...-hanging fruit, it is believed operators in North Dakota’s Bakken Shale are sitting on some 400 openhole wells that if refractured would generate in excess of $2 billion—and that’s at $60/bbl vs. this year’s average oil price of almost $90/bbl. But despite the apparent progress and size of the prize...
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J Pet Technol 74 (11): 34–41.
Paper Number: SPE-1122-0034-JPT
Published: 01 November 2022
... of wells and by optimizing to the extreme,” he said. Shale producers looking to capitalize on the manufacturing era encouraged operators to select equipment and services based primarily on price, forcing service companies to focus on developing low-cost technology options, according to a 2017 McKinsey...
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J Pet Technol 74 (11): 42–48.
Paper Number: SPE-1122-0042-JPT
Published: 01 November 2022
...Blake Wright The US Gulf of Mexico (GOM) has long been a sound investment opportunity for operators looking for world-class oil fields, stable government regimes, and predictable regulatory requirements. Since the 1980s, the region’s deeper waters have been populated by fresh infrastructure...
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J Pet Technol 74 (11): 49–53.
Paper Number: SPE-1122-0049-JPT
Published: 01 November 2022
...Ed Hoskin To ensure success in exploration and production activities, oil and gas companies rely on subsurface data to gain insights that guide operational decisions over the life of their wells. But as wells near the end of their lives and production slows or stops, wells are subsequently shut...
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J Pet Technol 74 (11): 84–86.
Paper Number: SPE-1122-0084-JPT
Published: 01 November 2022
... study investigate mechanism interaction consequence drillstem/well testing drillstem testing mechanism conductivity bakken interference different basin operator dfit depletion TECHNICAL PAPERS | Hydraulic Fracturing Modeling Study Investigates Mechanisms for Damage vs. Uplift in Different...
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J Pet Technol 74 (10): 46–51.
Paper Number: SPE-1022-0046-JPT
Published: 01 October 2022
... in the Permian Basin and Bakken Shale. A key differentiator from existing technologies touted by the software maker is how it normalizes transient PIs for each well based on any significant changes to how they are operated, e.g., an increase in choke size, transitioning from one type of artificial-lift system...
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J Pet Technol 74 (10): 68–70.
Paper Number: SPE-1022-0068-JPT
Published: 01 October 2022
...Chris Carpenter _ This article, written by JPT Technology Editor Chris Carpenter, contains highlights of paper OTC 31579, “A Successful Case Study of a Collaborative Approach in Operational Optimization Through Adoption of Automated-Drilling-Performance Measurement,” by Muhammad Afiq Arif Normin...
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J Pet Technol 74 (10): 71–73.
Paper Number: SPE-1022-0071-JPT
Published: 01 October 2022
...Chris Carpenter _ This article, written by JPT Technology Editor Chris Carpenter, contains highlights of paper OTC 31443, “Operator and Service Provider Collaborate To Successfully Introduce an Automated Advisory System in a Wildcat Exploration Well Offshore Mexico,” by Peter Batruny, SPE, M...
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J Pet Technol 74 (10): 22–26.
Paper Number: SPE-1022-0022-JPT
Published: 01 October 2022
... learning curve in the early stages of producing from unconventional reservoirs. As operators continue to develop these reservoirs and push the envelope by drilling longer laterals with more-complex deviation profiles, artificial lift must keep adapting,” said Thomas Anderson, vice president of rod-lift...
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J Pet Technol 74 (09): 10–11.
Paper Number: SPE-0922-0010-JPT
Published: 01 September 2022
...Pam Boschee A North Dakota Supreme Court decision last month changed the rules of leasing pore space from landowners and their rights to compensation for its use by oil and gas operators. This decision and the US Inflation Reduction Act recently passed by the US Congress, which significantly...
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J Pet Technol 74 (09): 94–96.
Paper Number: SPE-0922-0094-JPT
Published: 01 September 2022
..., SPE, ChampionX, and Ryan W. Pagel, SPE, Cooper Gray Consulting, et al. The paper has not been peer reviewed. _ This paper highlights a chemical-treatment strategy developed specifically for solids mitigation for a Delaware Basin operator. More than 200 Delaware Basin solid samples from the New Mexico...
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J Pet Technol 74 (09): 24–27.
Paper Number: SPE-0922-0024-JPT
Published: 01 September 2022
.... The sensing technology has, of course, gone on to become a mainstay of subsurface diagnostic programs for operators working across the planet. Now, with their skills sharpened in the upstream industry, many fiber-optics developers are gearing up for what appears to be a coming boom in carbon capture...
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J Pet Technol 74 (09): 39–43.
Paper Number: SPE-0922-0039-JPT
Published: 01 September 2022
... path also increases the risk of stuck casing or completions strings, which can prevent the well from being completed to planned target depth (TD). An operator of a mature field in the North Sea faced such challenges while drilling multilateral wells through reservoir sections containing hard calcite...
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J Pet Technol 74 (09): 64–65.
Paper Number: SPE-0922-0064-JPT
Published: 01 September 2022
...Adam Wilson In this month’s Field Development feature, SPE conference authors place an emphasis not only on original research and findings but also on validation and refinement of existing techniques that may not have received thorough attention in the literature. As operators strive to achieve...
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J Pet Technol 74 (09): 15–19.
Paper Number: SPE-0922-0015-JPT
Published: 01 September 2022
... is the operator of the Kanuku license with a 37.5% working interest. Tullow holds 37.5% with TOQAP—a joint venture between TotalEnergies and Qatar Petroleum—holding 25%. Tullow previously said it would limit capital exposure in Guyana. The company holds a 60% interest in the Orinduik block, its other licensed...
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J Pet Technol 74 (08): 16–25.
Paper Number: SPE-0822-0016-JPT
Published: 01 August 2022
...Trent Jacobs _ Devon Energy may have unlocked why hydraulic fractures in some tight-rock plays grow faster than others. This appears to be strongly linked to the well-density potential of these plays. The operator is also working on a new way to measure how fractures squeeze steel pipe, which...

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