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Paper presented at the SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition, October 3–5, 2022
Paper Number: SPE-210297-MS
... media saturation separator fluid dynamics artificial intelligence journal viscosity upstream oil & gas machine learning pressure brine injection porosity petroleum technology flooding permeability modeling & simulation relative permeability experiment permeability curve...
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Paper presented at the SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition, October 3–5, 2022
Paper Number: SPE-210153-MS
... to examine the performance of CO 2 enhanced recovery under different pressure. Different injection schemes were experimentally simulated including water flood, injection water followed by CO 2 flooding, and injection water followed by CO 2 -WAG (water alternating CO 2 flooding). Based on these studies...
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Paper presented at the SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition, October 3–5, 2022
Paper Number: SPE-210138-MS
... investigate the effectiveness of an environmentally friendly solvent, limonene, in recovering heavy oil. Three core flood experiments representing three different recovery methods were carried out. These include steam flooding (E1), solvent flooding (E2), and solvent-steam co-injections (E3). The green...
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Paper presented at the SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition, October 26–29, 2020
Paper Number: SPE-201365-MS
.... The nanoparticle suspension was injected at 0.1 microliter/hour. The channel was made of glass and thus the water-based ferrofluid was the wetting fluid. Initial ferrofluid flooding experiments were performed under a static magnetic field. This magnetic field caused oil droplet deformation, dynamic break-up...
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Paper presented at the SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition, October 26–29, 2020
Paper Number: SPE-201513-MS
... Abstract This study investigates the role of heavy oil polar fractions in surfactant-steam flooding performance. Performance analyses were done by examination of the dipole-dipole and ion-ion interactions between polar head group of surfactants and charged polar fraction of crude oil...
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Paper presented at the SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition, September 24–26, 2018
Paper Number: SPE-191725-MS
...Core Flooding Procedures Core sample preparation Introduction The oil recovery process in fractured carbonate reservoirs, especially those with low matrix permeability, is usually challenging due to the unfavorable reservoir conditions such as the high reservoir heterogeneity...
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Paper presented at the SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition, September 24–26, 2018
Paper Number: SPE-191462-MS
... contingency planning severity power loss Harvey landfall gulf coast fuel infrastructure storm united states disruption probability crude infrastructure vulnerability refinery flooding east coast Upstream Oil & Gas Gulf Coast pipeline Hurricane outage refinery outage Introduction...
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Paper presented at the SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition, September 24–26, 2018
Paper Number: SPE-191474-MS
... Waterflooding (LSW) provides better oil recovery than High Salinity Waterflooding (HSW). Past studies also showed that there are significant advantages in combining LSW with other conventional EOR methods such as chemical flooding (polymer flooding and surfactant flooding) or miscible gas flooding to benefit...
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Paper presented at the SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition, October 9–11, 2017
Paper Number: SPE-187349-MS
... Abstract The purpose of this study is to present the numerical and experimental evaluation of the tertiary-CO 2 flooding (CF) at high operating pressure and reservoir temperature. In this study, water flooding is followed by CO 2 injection into an outcrop chalk core with a centralized...
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Paper presented at the SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition, October 9–11, 2017
Paper Number: SPE-187276-MS
... Abstract Recovery mechanisms are more likely to be influenced by grid-block size and reservoir heterogeneity in Chemical EOR (CEOR) than in conventional Water Flood (WF) simulations. Grid upscaling based on single-phase flow is a common practice in WF simulation models, where simulation grids...
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Paper presented at the SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition, October 9–11, 2017
Paper Number: SPE-187266-MS
... Abstract Channeling is a ticklish problem of water-flooding in mature reservoirs. Deep fluid diversion (DFD) using deformable gel particle (DGP) has shown promising conformance control and improvement of sweep efficiency for enhancing oil recovery. The transport behaviors of DGP including...
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Paper presented at the SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition, October 9–11, 2017
Paper Number: SPE-187273-MS
... to similarity criterion. Bottom water drive, water flooding and gas flooding were conducted in this model. Multiphase flow behavior was recorded by high resolution camera system and the pressure response was monitored at different oil displacement stages. Finally, the effect of different energy complement...
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Paper presented at the SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition, September 26–28, 2016
Paper Number: SPE-184746-STU
... which can be produced with current technology. Nanotechnology can enhance the ultimate oil recovery factor as we will show in many pervious experimental works such as improving CO 2 flooding, improving heat transfer for heavy oil, interfacial tension reduction, wettability alteration through contact...
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Paper presented at the SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition, September 28–30, 2015
Paper Number: SPE-175108-MS
... of nine coreflood tests are conducted through respective waterflooding, continuous miscible CO 2 flooding, and miscible CO 2 -WAG injection. In the miscible CO 2 -WAG injection, different WAG slug sizes of 0.125, 0.250, and 0.500 pore volume (PV) and different WAG slug ratios of 2:1, 1:1, and 1:2...
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Paper presented at the SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition, October 27–29, 2014
Paper Number: SPE-173484-STU
... Recovery micromodel experiment injection enhanced oil recovery machine learning Upstream Oil & Gas WAG ratio recovery nanoparticle interfacial tension flooding spe international oilfield nanotechnology conference Introduction Global demand for oil is expected to continue to increase...
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Paper presented at the SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition, October 27–29, 2014
Paper Number: SPE-170892-MS
... precipitation flooding fracture mineralogy diagenesis society of petroleum engineers Introduction Abstract Most sedimentary rock formations (tight or highly porous) have geochemical characteristics that can lead to significant reactive ion exchange processes in aqueous media in the presence...
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Paper presented at the SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition, September 30–October 2, 2013
Paper Number: SPE-166515-MS
... and lower, and becomes at the mercy of flooding as with Hurricane Katrina on August 29, 2005. The situation will become even worse if global warming causes sea level rises and more extreme weather conditions. Injection to halt compaction by increasing fluid pressure in the reservoir is the accepted...
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Paper presented at the SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition, October 8–10, 2012
Paper Number: SPE-159515-MS
... Abstract Surface seismic offers a promising technique to monitor CO 2 flood fronts during enhanced oil recovery process. Changes in seismic signature have been observed with CO 2 flooding but quantification of the seismic signature with respect to subsurface saturation is still in its infancy...
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Paper presented at the SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition, October 8–10, 2012
Paper Number: SPE-158293-MS
... at different times. The time taken to reach the reservoir pressure in the fall-off test increased with flooding time for four months demonstrating an effective channel plugging. Most of surrounding producers showed responses to microsphere injection in both pressure and oil production. The incremental recovery...
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Paper presented at the SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition, October 30–November 2, 2011
Paper Number: SPE-146617-MS
... (RRF) (RF from 4.11 to 6.88, and RRF from 3.18 to 7.97 in LD oilfield). The decline curve analysis was used to calculate the incremental oil by the gel treatment. There were 3 producing wells that had responsed to the gel flooding, which indicated in water cut decreasing and oil rate increasing...

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