Category Archives: Production and Operations

Webinar: DRY HOLE ANALYSIS: What I have Learnt about the Upstream Petroleum Industry from my Failures

Originally aimed at Young Petroleum Professionals, the concepts have been expanded to help all professionals see the industry as a business.  As well as uncovering technical findings from failures, we can also find out a great deal about the industry that will help working in it become more rewarding and exciting!
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Webinar: Chronicles Of A Flow Assurance Engineer In Operations

After a tough year in GoM, BP decided to establish a permanent Flow Assurance Team to support GoM Operations in 2012.  The goal of this talk is to have an open discussion about key lessons from 5 years in operations, best practices, difficult challenges that we have been facing, and how we are evolving as a discipline to cope in the current business environment. Career advice will also be “sprinkled” throughout the talk.

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Webinar: Becoming an Indispensable Leader

Learn how to become the kind of leader that everyone wants to follow, a leader who knows himself well, is smart enough to learn from others and has the ability to rally team members around a central Mission and a compelling Vision … The journey begins as an ‘inside job’.
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Webinar: Dynamic Paraffin Deposition Cell: A Novel Test Method to Screen Paraffin Chemistries Under Multiphase Conditions

A novel patent pending technology called “Dynamic Paraffin Deposition Cell” has been developed at Nalco Champion to effectively address this issue. This new system has been found to be advantageous over conventional cold finger operations to study paraffin deposition under more realistic field conditions. Dynamic Paraffin Deposition Cell would help Nalco Champion to select better paraffin mitigation solution for its customers.
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New SPE Technical Section: Unmanned Systems

SPE has formed a Technical Section for members to promote the exchange of information and technology, as well as develop understanding of and competence in the area of unmanned systems.

This new technical area covers remotely operated and autonomous vehicle systems, software solutions, and power systems for marine, air, and land environments such as ROVs and drones.

Deepen your learning and share your insights with other SPE members on the subject both virtually and face-to-face.

This section seeks to:

  • Develop capability through workshops and conferences
  • Transfer knowledge through meetings, communication, and PetroWiki
  • Promote safety, professionalism, and social responsibility through ethics, certification, and HSSE-SR
  • Provide public education through STEM volunteering and student competition engagement

Learn more and join today!