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Technical Programme

Wednesday, 11 November

0900-1030

Meeting Room M1

18 Technical Session 18: Coal Seam Gas Hydraulic Fracturing

Session Chairpersons:

Ricardo M. Villasenor, ProTechnics Division of Core Laboratories; Marie Louise Lees, Santos Ltd.

Time Paper # Presentation
0900-0930 176895 icon:DC Hydraulic Fracture Design Optimisation in Low Permeability Coals, Surat Basin, Australia
E. Kirk-Burnnand, Origin Energy Ltd.; V.J. Pandey, ConocoPhillips Co.; T. Flottman, Origin Energy; R.L. Trubshaw, Origin Energy Ltd.
0930-1000 176953 icon:RDD Effect of Suspension Fluid Chemistry on Fracture System Stimulation Using Micro-Sized Proppant Placement
A. Keshavarz, A. Badalyan, T. Carageorgos, R.L. Johnson, Jr., P.G. Bedrikovetsky, Australian School of Petroleum, The U. of Adelaide
1000-1030 176885 icon:PO Mechanistic Modelling of Counter-Current Slug Flows in Vertical Annuli
M. Firouzi, B.F. Towler, T.E. Rufford, The U. of Queensland
Alternate 176878 icon:RDD Numerical Investigations on the Impact of Fracture Characteristics on Elastic Anisotropy in Coal Seam Gas Reservoirs
J. Gao, L. Gross, S. Tyson, The U. of Queensland
Wednesday, 11 November

0900-1030

Meeting Room M2

19 Technical Session 19: Production Analysis and Forecasting

Session Chairpersons:

Dilhan Ilk, DeGolyer and MacNaughton; Samantha Phillips, Origin Energy Ltd.; Andrew John White, Santos GLNG

Time Paper # Presentation
0900-0930 176914 icon:PO Downhole Naturally Convective Hydrocarbon-Separating Production System to Avoid Unnecessary Water and Sand Production
J.B. Surjaatmadja, B.J. Lewis, Halliburton
0930-1000 176935 icon:RDD Quick Tricks, Tips, Analytical Methods and Other Proxy Tools for the Unconventional Reservoir Engineer
C.L. Jordan, RISC Advisory
1000-1030 176869 icon:RDD A Semi-Analytical Method for Forecasting Wells Completed in Low Permeability, Undersaturated CBM Reservoirs
C.R. Clarkson, F. Qanbari, U. of Calgary
Alternate 176995 icon:PO Depth Distribution of Gas Rates From Temperature and Pressure Profiles in Unconventional Gas Wells
Z. You, P. Bedrikovetsky, U. of Adelaide
Wednesday, 11 November

1100-1230

Meeting Room M1

20 Technical Session 20: Pore Scale Effects

Session Chairpersons:

Chad Hartman, Weatherford Laboratories; Rick Lewis, Schlumberger; Saikat Mazumder, Arrow Energy Ltd

Time Paper # Presentation
1100-1130 176870 icon:RDD The Effect of Rank and Lithotype on Coal Wettability and Its Application to Coal Relative Permeability Models
S.A. Mahoney, T.E. Rufford, A. S.K. Dmyterko, V. Rudolph, K.M. Steel, The U. of Queensland
1130-1200 176999 icon:RDD Pore-Filling Nature of CH4 Adsorption Behavior in Kerogen Nanopores: A Molecular View Based on Full-Atom Kerogen Models
Y. Sawa, Y. Liang, S. Murata, T. Matsuoka, Kyoto U.; T. Akai, S. Takagi, Japan Oil, Gas and Metals National Corp.
1200-1230 177021 icon:RDD Effect of Wettability Alteration on Productivity Enhancement in Unconventional Gas Reservoirs: Application of Nanotechnology
S. Naik, Z. You, P. Bedrikovetsky, U. of Adelaide
Alternate 177001 icon:RDD Mechanism of Liquid-Phase Adsorption and Desorption in Coalbed Methane Systems - A New Insight Into an Old Problem
J. Li, X. Li, China U. of Petroleum, Beijing; Y. Li, CNOOC Research Inst., Beijing; J. Shi, China U. of Petroleum, Beijing; K. Wu, U. of Calgary; F. Dong, Y. Li, J. Yang, Y. Bai, China U. of Petroleum, Beijing
Alternate 176988 icon:RDD Pore Network Investigation in Marcellus Shale Rock Matrix
J. Goral, I. Miskovic, The U. of Utah; J. Gelb, J. Kasahara, Carl Zeiss Microscopy
Wednesday, 11 November

1100-1230

Meeting Room M2

21 Technical Session 21: Emerging Resources and Recovery Technologies

Session Chairpersons:

Russell Byfield, Strategy Central; Hon-Chung Lau, Shell (China) Projects and Technology; Marie Louise Lees, Santos Ltd.

Time Paper # Presentation
1100-1130 176950 icon:RDD Taking the Heat Out of the Burning-Ice Debate: Potential and Future of Gas Hydrates
B. Decourt, S. Alias, R. Debarre, SBC Energy Inst.; P. Askew, Schlumberger Business Consulting
1130-1200 176954 icon:PO Possibility of Bioelectrochemical Conversion of Carbon Dioxide Into Methane in Depleted Oil Fields
H. Maeda, M. Ikarashi, INPEX Corp.; N. Fukushima, H. Kobayashi, K. Sato, U. of Tokyo
1200-1230 176844 icon:PO Proving the Concept of Unconventional Gas Reservoirs in Saudi Arabia Through Multistage Fractured Horizontal Wells
A. Al-Momin, M. Kurdi, S. Baki, K. Mechkak, A. Al-Saihati, Saudi Aramco
Wednesday, 11 November

1400-1530

Meeting Room M1

22 Technical Session 22: Pore-Scale Modelling and Visualisation

Session Chairpersons:

Pat Lasswell, Weatherford; Steve Tyson, U. of Queensland

Time Paper # Presentation
1400-1430 177005 icon:RDD Multicomponent Flow of Hydrocarbons in Nano-Capillaries: A Non-Equilibrium Molecular Dynamics Study
F. Feng, Y.I. Akkutlu, Texas A&M U.
1430-1500 176998 icon:RDD A New Model to Determine Leakage Factor for a Finite Aquifer Using Pressure Fall Off Test in CBM Reservoir
X. Wu, P. Srivastava, The U. of Oklahoma; F.H. Escobar, Universidad Surcolombiana
1500-1530 176948 icon:RDD Applications of Multi-Scale Imaging Techniques to Unconventional Reservoirs
A. Fogden, E. Goergen, T. Olson, FEI Oil & Gas; Q. Cheng, J. Middleton, A. Kingston, Australian National U.; M. Curtis, J. Jernigen, U. of Oklahoma
Wednesday, 11 November

1400-1530

Meeting Room M2

23 Technical Session 23: Multi-Stage Hydraulic Fracturing Completions

Session Chairpersons:

Peter Burrows, Weatherford; Ricardo M. Villasenor, ProTechnics Division of Core Laboratories

Time Paper # Presentation
1400-1430 176966 icon:PO Impact of Multistage Fracturing on Tight Gas Recovery From Saudi Arabian High Pressure High Temperature Carbonate Reservoirs
Z. Rahim, A. Al Kanaan, H. Al-Anazi, Saudi Aramco; R. Kayumov, Z. Al-Jalal, Schlumberger
1430-1500 176994 icon:DC An Evaluation of Coiled Tubing Fracturing Compared to Traditional Completion Techniques in Horizontal Wells
B.J. Lewis, Halliburton
1500-1530 176838 icon:DC Interventionless Unconventional Multistage Hybrid Completion: Fracturing Longer Laterals in Cemented Applications
A. Govorushkina, C. Henderson, L. Castro, R. Allen, E. Nasir, Baker Hughes
Alternate 176833 icon:DC Prediction of Fracture Population and Stimulated Reservoir Volume in Shale Gas/Oil Reservoirs
Y. Cheng, B. Guo, U. of Louisiana at Lafayette; N. Wei, Southwest Petroleum U.