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Thursday, 25 September

0830-1000

Salon Antioquia 1

Formation Evaluation, Reservoir Characterization, Geophysics and Geology 2

Session Chairpersons:

Cesar Augusto Patino, Ecopetrol SA; Carlos G Marquez, PDVSA

Time Paper # Presentation
0830-0900 171081 icon:RDD Optimizing Navigation Well-Path Design on Thin-Bed, Highly Stratified Heavy-Oil Reservoirs by Using Seismic Attributes and Well Logs, Rubiales Field, Eastern Llanos Basin, Colombia
E.D. Penaloza, F.J. Nunez, Pacific Rubiales Energy
0900-0930 171083 icon:RDD Transient Shape Factors for Thermal Flow Simulation in Naturally Fractured Reservoirs: A Concept
L. Taabbodi, Z. Chen, University of Calgary; S. Geiger, Heriot-Watt University
0930-1000 171142 icon:RDD Understanding the Movable Oil and Free-Water Distribution in Heavy-Oil Sands, Llanos Basin, Colombia
U.D. Bustos, Schlumberger; G. Salazar Barrero, I. Aldana, W. Moreno, H. Zamora, Pacific Rubiales Energy S.A.
Thursday, 25 September

0830-1000

Salon Santander

Emerging Technologies 1

Session Chairpersons:

David Antonio Atencio, Halliburton; Jose Gonzalo Flores, Schlumberger

Time Paper # Presentation
0830-0900 171092 icon:RDD SBH: A Thermal Hybrid Process Tailored for Challenging Reservoirs
B.I. Meza Diaz, S.A. Lorimer, Alberta Innovates Technology Futures; D. Bogatkov, Athabasca Oil Corporation; K. Lee, Alberta Innovates Technology Futures; L. Andarcia, Hocol
0900-0930 171043 icon:RDD Lessons Learned From Well to Field Level in Developing Heavy-Oil Reservoirs Using Thermal Recovery: Case Studies
R. Mehranfar, Schlumberger Mexico
0930-1000 171103 icon:RDD An Integrated Methodology To Optimize CO2 Storage and Oil Recovery and To Reduce Asphaltene Deposition During CO2-Based EOR
I. Khurshid, J. Choe, Seoul National University
Thursday, 25 September

0830-1000

Salon Cordoba

Heavy and Extra Heavy Oil Recovery Processes -Waterflooding

Session Chairpersons:

Lirio Quintero, Baker Hughes Inc; Ramon Homero Correa, AGIP Oil Ecuador BV

Time Paper # Presentation
0830-0900 171119 icon:RDD Key Issues in Heavy-Oil Waterflooding Projects
R.L. Vidal, PDVSA; R. Alvarado, Consultant-Beicip Franlab
0900-0930 171120 icon:RDD Smart Water Injection for Heavy Oil Recovery from Naturally Fractured Reservoirs
H. Gachuz-Muro, Pemex; M. Sohrabi, Heriot-Watt University
0930-1000 171090 icon:RDD Heavy-Oil Waterflooding: Back to the Future
J. Alvarez, R.P. Sawatzky, R. Moreno, Alberta Innovates Technology Futures
Thursday, 25 September

1030-1200

Salon Antioquia 1

Formation Evaluation, Reservoir Characterization, Geophysics and Geology 3

Session Chairpersons:

Alvaro Cadena, Odebrecht; Alvaro Diaz, Baker Hughes

Time Paper # Presentation
1030-1100 171132 icon:RDD Geomechanics Coupled Fluid Flow in Heavy-Oil Reservoirs Considering Cold Production
L.L. Alvarez, G.A. Alzate, A. Naranjo, Universidad Nacional De Colombia
1100-1130 171056 icon:RDD Methodology for Determination of Critical Water Saturation According to Pore-Throat-Size Analysis Using Capillary Pressure Made in Core Samples
A.J. Villarroel, Baker Hughes
1130-1200 171057 icon:RDD Exploitation Strategies Evaluation for Lower U Reservoir in Culebra and Yulebra Fields Using an Advanced Simulation Tool for Oil Recovery Optimization
A.J. Villarroel, K. Estrella, Baker Hughes; F. Lopez, M. Gallegos, Petroamazonas
Thursday, 25 September

1030-1200

Salon Santander

Drilling and Completions 2

Session Chairpersons:

Francisco Porturas, Halliburton; Santiago Zambrano, Schlumberger

Time Paper # Presentation
1030-1100 171141 icon:DC Autonomous Inflow Control Valve for Heavy and Extra-Heavy Oil
H. Aakre, InflowControl; B. Halvorsen, University of Telemark; B. Werswick, V. Mathiesen, InflowControl
1100-1130 171045 icon:PO Applied Technologies for Successful Cementing in Steam Injection Wells in Southern Mexico
F.R. Vazquez, R. Hernandez-Enriquez, Halliburton; H.G. Briseño, Weatherford; S. Moreno-Colin, Pemex
1130-1200 171107 icon:DC Analytical Prediction Model of Sand Production Integrating Geomechanics for Openhole and Case-Perforated Wells
E.F. Araujo Guerrero, G.A. Alzate, A. Arbelaez-Londono, S. Peña, A. Cardona, A. Naranjo, Universidad Nacional De Colombia
Thursday, 25 September

1330-1500

Salon Antioquia 1

Emerging Technologies 2

Session Chairpersons:

Douglas Alexander Espin, Neotechnology; Rodolfo Camacho Velazquez, PEMEX

Time Paper # Presentation
1330-1400 171049 icon:RDD Potential of Steam Solvent Hybrid Processes in Llanos Basin, Colombia
L. Andarcia, J. Bermudez, Y. Reyes, H. Caycedo, A.F. Suarez, Hocol
1400-1430 171088 icon:PO Design and Construction of an Electrostatic Generator in an Experimental Test Bench, To Inhibit the Precipitation of Paraffinic Waxes
C.C. Jiménez, B. Campo, M. Arias, H. Vargas, E. Ariza, Universidad Industrial de Santander
1430-1500 171044 icon:PFC Reducing Diluent Requirements by Partially Upgrading With Molten Sodium in the Field
J. Gordon, Ceramatec Inc.; N. Camarta, Field Upgrading
Thursday, 25 September

1330-1500

Salon Santander

Heavy and Extra Heavy Oil Recovery Processes - Thermal 2

Session Chairpersons:

Eric Delamaide, IFP Technologies Canada Inc.; Jose Manuel Alvarez, Alberta Innovates Technology Futures

Time Paper # Presentation
1330-1400 171076 icon:PFC The Role of Asphaltenes in Emulsion Formation for Steam Assisted Gravity Drainage (SAGD) and Expanding Solvent - SAGD (ES-SAGD)
T. Kar, M. Williamson, B. Hascakir, Texas A&M University
1400-1430 171126 icon:PO Viscous Fingering Stimulation Option Applied on Heavy-Oil Carbonate Reservoirs
J.J. Ballinas, Weatherford
Thursday, 25 September

1530-1700

Salon Antioquia 1

Green and Brown Fields 2

Session Chairpersons:

Victor Alexei Huerta Quinones, Petroperu SA; Cesar Amabilis Valera, Petroleos de Venezuela S.A.

Time Paper # Presentation
1530-1600 171139 icon:PO Mesophase Fluids Treatment: An Alternative To Cleanup Heavy Crude Oil Wells in Mexico
J.A. Torres, J.C. Espinoza, G.A. Pietrangeli, D. Morales, Baker Hughes
1600-1630 171125 icon:PO Challenges in PCP Smart-Well Application in a Heavy-Oil Field
S. Toelsie, A. Mohan, C.R. Griffith, M. Wong Fong Sang, H.S. Chin A Lien, Staatsolie Maatschappij Suriname NV
1630-1700 171137 icon:RDD Maximizing Asset Value by Waterflooding Based on a Hypothetico-Deductive Method for Formulation, Evaluation, and Selection of Exploitation Scenarios. Case Study Lower Lagunillas-03 Reservoir
E. Tillero, PDVSA; J.L. Mogollon, I. Gutierrez, F. Peretti, Halliburton; L. Lujan, Consultant; E. Fernandez, P. Niño, C. Perdomo, J. Portillo, PDVSA
Thursday, 25 September

1530-1700

Salon Santander

Heavy Oil Mature Fields

Session Chairpersons:

Francisco Porturas, Halliburton; Jose Gonzalo Flores, Schlumberger

Time Paper # Presentation
1530-1600 171038 icon:RDD Laboratory Evaluation of Gas-Injection EOR for the Heavy-Oil Reservoirs in Suriname
K. Bhoendie, K.P. Moe Soe Let, Staatsolie Maatschappij Suriname N.V.; P.L. Zitha, T. Li, Delft University of Technology
1600-1630 171041 icon:PO Producing Extra-Heavy Oil From Llanos Basin, Colombia, Through Progressive Cavity Pumps and Electric Submersible Pumps: Case Study in the Chichimene Field
J.E. Lopez Uribe, Consultant; A.J. Chaustre Ruiz, C.A. Ayala Marín, Ecopetrol
1630-1700 171110 icon:RDD Unlocking the Potential of a Mature Heavy Oil Field Using Innovative Well Placement Technology: A Case Study from Offshore China
C.M. Nie, Y. Jia, Y. Hu, X. Bie, L. Yang, G. Zhai, J. Su, CNOOC-Tianjin; F. Wang, J.C. Kok, C. Xu, Z. Gao, S. Li, K. Wu, X. Yu, T. Xu, Schlumberger