TWA Forum Series: New Ideas Applied to New Places. Part II: Deep Offshore Field Development
In Part II of this series, Antonio Pinto, senior advisor, and Celso Branco, reservoir engineer, of Petrobras discuss advances in deep offshore drilling related to the enormous Santos pre-salt basin fields of Brazil.
Deepwater Brazilian Presalt: The Way Ahead for Research and Development
Exploiting deepwater resources in a cost-effective manner presents a number of challenges for the industry, In the deepwater Brazilian presalt, research and development may provide solutions.
Deepwater Development: What Past Performance Says About the Future
Technology has allowed industry to develop in ever deeper water to successfully add to energy supplies, despite the high capital requirements.
Deepwater Developments From a Career-Long Petrobras Perspective
Petrobras has had great success in overcoming enormous technological challenges in deep water during the last decade, but challenges remain.
Luke Eaton of ConocoPhillips, Darryl Herrington of LLOG Exploration, and John Thorogood, drilling global consultant provide their perspectives on deepwater technologies.
Emerging Plays Boost Economic Attractiveness of Deepwater Gulf of Mexico
A discussion of how emerging plays boost the economic attractiveness of deepwater Gulf of Mexico.
Leveraging Technology to Win in the Deepwater Gulf of Mexico Wilcox Plays
Managing a portfolio of high-impact technologies as an integrated project is Chevron's recipe for success in the deepwater Wilcox in the Gulf of Mexico.
The Cutting Edge: Research and Development’s Role in Deep Water
An interview with Schlumberger's Amelia Irion on a career in research and development and the role of R&D in developing deepwater resources.
Evolving Deepwater Frontiers
TWA Editor Todd Willis discusses the importance of deep water and the articles in this issue.