Featured this monthRenewing Mature Shale Wells Through RefracturingSome operators are returning to their North American mature unconventional shale wells to refracture, or restimulate, the rock to accelerate production and enhance ultimate recoveries.
OTC 2014: Global Offshore Technology From A to Z A preview of the 2014 Offshore Technology Conference, which will take place 5–8 May at Reliant Park in Houston, Texas.
Nominees Announced: 2016 SPE President and 2015 Slate of Directors Nathan Meehan is the nominee for 2016 SPE president. He and nine others make up the slate of nominees recommended for positions open on the SPE Board of Directors.
Guest Editorial: Shale Gas Drives Vertical Integration Optimum exploitation of unconventional hydrocarbons will rely almost as much on innovative business models as on technology breakthroughs.
Qatar’s Oil and Gas R&D Push Youssif Saleh, general manager of Qatar Shell Research and Technology Centre in the Qatar Science and Technology Park, discusses the R&D strategy of the center and Qatar.
Data Gathering to Smooth the Bumpy Path to Optimization For companies working to maximize production and profits, one of the biggest questions has been, and continues to be, how many wells to drill per square mile.