All posts by Valerie Wilke

Webinar: Risk Communication: It’s Not Just About the Facts

Understanding the principles behind risk communication will enable a company to gain public trust and credibility while effectively communicating with the audience. We will provide the tools for effective risk communication. This webinar is geared towards professionals that may need to discuss technical matters in a highly stressful or emotionally charged situation.
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Webinar: Autonomous Drones and Crawlers Combined with State-Of-The-Art Sensors Set to Take Over the O&G Monitoring Space: Learn How

This webinar will review some of the most impressive new drone sensors including; lightweight radar for beyond line of sight operation, an advanced infrared camera for aerial inspection of low to very high temperature (0° C to 1,500° C) infrastructure and real-time GPS technology accurate within 2 centimeters.
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Director’s Note

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I am truly honored to serve on the SPE International Board of Directors as the Production and Facilities Technical Director.

As announced in the SPE website, the SPE Board of Directors has realigned the Production and Operations (P&O) and Projects, Facilities, and Construction (PFC) under one technical director. SPE members will not experience any changes to existing programs or resources. The P&O and PFC disciplines’ “identities” remain unaltered. Continue reading

Operational Flow Assurance

The presentation will cover the analysis and interpretation of operational data to understand causes of flow assurance issues and to evaluate options for recovery.

Some principles, a number of practicalities, and several examples will be covered.

The session will be of benefit both to those already in operations roles, and to those who are involved in designing new systems.

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New Online Format: Oil and Gas Facilities Magazine

The Oil and Gas Facilities magazine (OGF) is now a digital publication with a new look and feel. The redesigned site allows for more regular content and social engagement.

OGF will continue to focus on projects, facilities, and construction content including your favorite departments and staff-written features.

Best of all, it’s free to all members. Check out the online Oil and Gas Facilities magazine and sign up for the eNewsletter today.

And don’t forget to share your favorite content on social media!

SPE Announces Realignment of Technical Disciplines

The SPE Board of Directors has realigned the Production & Operations and Projects, Facilities & Construction technical disciplines under one Technical Director. Hisham Saadawi will begin his term as Production and Facilities Technical Director after the 2016 Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition.

In this position, Saadawi will represent both technical disciplines–Production & Operations and Projects, Facilities & Construction.

While the alignment has changed, SPE members will not experience any changes to existing programs or resources. The Production & Operations and Projects, Facilities & Construction disciplines remain unaltered.

Webinar: The Dichotomy of Stresscage versus Frac-Pack

Martin Rylance’s upcoming webinar, “The Dichotomy of Stresscage versus Frac-Pack,” will be held on 19 October at 0830 Central Time. This webinar will provide a number of examples of the application of wellbore strengthening, where resulting frac operations appear to have been hampered or complicated by the use of the wellbore strengthening approach and/or associated mud conditions.

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Webinar: Automated Kick Detection Solution

This webinar discusses an in-house developed and implemented set of scientific modules for drilling kick detection and well control. Case studies will be presented showing how these new modules impact drilling safety and efficiency.

Please join us on 30 August at 0830 Central Time to hear more.

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