Featured this monthIlluminating the ReservoirSaudi Aramco is supporting the development of new technologies to measure the effectiveness of waterfloods to maintain output and spot oil reserves that have been missed.
Guest Editorial The idea of doing more with less is at the heart of advances in downhole fiber-optic technology, writes Greg Powers, Halliburton’s vice president of technology, and its application is not far removed from doing nearly everything with almost nothing.
Management Knowledge management can help the digitally immersed, socially networked, information overloaded, smartphone obsessed, and busy knowledge worker of today.
A Tricky Tradeoff: Can Adding a Little Solvent Yield a Lot More Heavy Crude? Solvents are cutting emissions and costs in the Canadian oil sands and other heavy oil regions.
Coiled Tubing Reduces Stimulation Cycle Time by More Than 50% in Multilayer Wells in Russia Traditionally, coiled tubing (CT) has had very limited service diversity in Russia. Its use has been mostly limited to wellbore cleanouts and nitrogen kickoffs after fracturing treatments. CT equipment and technologies were used to supplement stimulation operations in one of the world’s largest oil fields, Priobskoye, which has up to five separate layers per well. […]