New-Frontier Reservoirs I

Topics: Reservoir characterization Reservoir description and dynamics
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This Month's Technical Papers

Enhancing Well Performance by In-Stage Diversion in Unconventional Wells

Production Metrics To Predict Long-Term Performance of Unconventional Wells

Northern Territory Unconventional Resources: A Regulatory Perspective

Recommended Additional Reading

SPE 182230 Issues and Challenges With Controlling Large Drawdown in the First Offshore Methane-Hydrate Production Test by S. Sakurai, Japan Oil, Gas, and Metals National Corporation, et al.

SPE 180399 Petrophysical Evaluation of Natural-Gas Hydrates—North Slope, Alaska by Douglas Hupp, Schlumberger, et al.

SPE 180818 Proppant Management: A New Challenge To Develop Unconventional Reservoirs in Argentina by J.C. Bonapace, Halliburton

Simon Chipperfield, SPE, is chief production engineer at Santos. During the past 20 years, he has held positions in petroleum engineering (drilling, completions, and stimulation), production engineering, and reservoir engineering. Chipperfield previously worked for Shell International Exploration and Production. He was awarded the 2007 SPE Cedric K. Ferguson Medal. Chipperfield has held a number of leadership positions and has authored or coauthored more than 20 technical publications in the areas of hydraulic fracturing, reservoir engineering, completion technology, and sand control. He holds a petroleum engineering degree with honors from the University of New South Wales. Chipperfield serves on the JPT Editorial Committee, having served as the Hydraulic Fracturing feature editor from 2006 to 2011, and on the SPE International Awards Committee, and he has served as a reviewer for SPE Production & Operations. He can be reached at simon.chipperfield@santos.com.

New-Frontier Reservoirs I

Simon Chipperfield, SPE, Chief Production Engineer, Santos

01 July 2017

Volume: 69 | Issue: 7