University R&D Around the World
As the task of finding and producing hydrocarbons becomes more difficult, complex, and costly, the number of universities focusing on finding solutions has risen.
Project Safety is Critical in Construction and Commissioning
For oil and gas companies, working toward improving on-site safety requires a clearly defined scope of work in every stage of the development process.
Federal Spending Cuts Test Appetite for Exploration and Production Research
Last year, lawmakers in the United States sent a blunt message to the oil business: If it wants new exploration and production technology, it will need to pick up more of the cost.
A Vendor’s View on Cost Control in Megaprojects
There are a number of factors that should be addressed to avoid cost overruns and delivery delays on a project.
Earthquakes: Should the Industry Be Worried?
Can activities related to shale oil and gas production cause earthquakes? Yes. Can these be avoided? Yes, again.
Oman’s Oil Production Costs on the Rise
Thermal enhanced oil recovery in Oman has required an increased use of natural gas, a scarce commodity in the region.
Reusable Filtration Technology Under Development
A new type of organically modified silica glass that can remove a wide variety of oils and contaminants from produced and flowback water is showing promising results.
Who We Are
SPE is the largest individual member organization serving managers, engineers, scientists and other professionals worldwide in the upstream segment of the oil and gas industry.
Energy Education in the Community
Professionals in the oil and gas industry often receive questions about how industry operations can affect public health, the environment, and the communities in which they operate. SPE’s Energy4me contains a wealth of factual information about the oil and gas industry, how it affects society, and how to explain industry operations and practices to the general public. It's also an ideal educational resource for teachers and students.
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2014 SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition
Taking place in Amsterdam, this is ATCE's second appearance in Europe. The conference is scheduled to cover more than 45 topical areas and more than 400 technical papers.