SPE Latin American and Caribbean Mature Fields Symposium 15 - 16 Mar 2017 Fiesta Bahia Hotel Salvador, Bahia, Brazil

About the Symposium 

The time of this symposium is very appropriate, since the Brazilian state-owned company Petrobras has announced that it will be selling 98 onshore concessions under production and many of their fields are considered mature. The symposium will be in city of Salvador capital of the State of Bahia where many of the concessions are located. It will be an excellent opportunity for companies’ attendees with interest in operating these mature fields to refine their technical and managerial knowledge in this area,  exchange ideas and construct a good networking among them.

At this Symposium, we will explore the latest developments in these areas, including:

  • Reservoir Management and Surveillance
  • Reservoir Characterization, finding new opportunities in Mature Fields
  • Waterflooding and EOR
  • Drilling and  Completion in Mature Field Environment
  • Produced Water Management (Operational Considerations)
  • Water Shut-off Technologies
  • Mature Field Management: Efficiency and Cost Control
  • Production Engineering
  • ALS Problems and Their Solutions
  • Monitoring and Optimization
  • Best Practices and Lessons Learned
  • Well Integrity and New Technologies
  • Risk Assessment and Management During Well Construction, Production, and Plug and Abandonment
  • New Standards and Regulations and Plan for Compliance
  • Well Integrity Management Systems

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