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J Pet Technol 75 (12): 77–79.
Paper Number: SPE-1223-0077-JPT
Published: 01 December 2023
... and verify the magnitude of vibration and bending moments acting on the BHA during drilling operations. The 22-in. vertical section was selected because it was determined to be the most challenging section. The following key observations were made during the drilling run when the circulation was lost...
J Pet Technol 75 (10): 95–97.
Paper Number: SPE-1023-0095-JPT
Published: 01 October 2023
..., and pressures. Parent-Well Surface Pressure. Parent-well surface pressure data can be important for FH analysis. Such data provide direct measurement of the timing and magnitude of FHs at the parent well. FH-event timing typically can be correlated with the pumping of a specific completion stage when integrated...
J Pet Technol 75 (05): 65–67.
Paper Number: SPE-0523-0065-JPT
Published: 01 May 2023
... ) was constrained using leakoff tests (LOTs) and mini- and microfracturing data. No rock-mechanical testing data were available, and rock properties were estimated from petrophysical logs using regional experience. Magnitude and orientation of maximum horizontal stress ( Sh max ) was constrained using the presence...
J Pet Technol 75 (01): 38–43.
Paper Number: SPE-0123-0038-JPT
Published: 01 January 2023
... upstream oil & gas permian produced water discharge water management basin beneficial reuse forecast unconventional play magnitude regulator reuse infrastructure earthquake disposal source permian basin oklahoma Unconventional Plays: Water Management s Evolution and Forecast MICHAEL...
J Pet Technol 73 (06): 49–50.
Paper Number: SPE-0621-0049-JPT
Published: 01 June 2021
...Chris Carpenter This article, written by JPT Technology Editor Chris Carpenter, contains highlights of paper SPE 200612, “The Role of Backpressure and Perforation-Hole Erosion on the Magnitude of the Coefficient of Discharge in Hydraulic Fracturing Stimulation,” by Davood M. Yosefnejad, Bernd...
J Pet Technol 72 (10): 60–61.
Paper Number: SPE-1020-0060-JPT
Published: 01 October 2020
... materials fracturing fluid liquids-rich shale play hydraulic fracturing upstream oil & gas fracture fluid spi testing surfactant child well enhanced recovery proppant penetration magnitude crude oil core plug surfactant-based treatment fluid mitigate fracture magnitude fracture parent...
J Pet Technol 71 (06): 45–47.
Paper Number: SPE-0619-0045-JPT
Published: 01 June 2019
... damage mitigation depletion zone fracture stage frac frac connection FDIS interaction re-fracturing Engineering passive well consequence fracture Magnitude MANAGEMENT 45JPT JUNE 2019 Interactions between fractures in adja- cent horizontal wells and development of methods for mitigating...
J Pet Technol 69 (01): 66–67.
Paper Number: SPE-0117-0066-JPT
Published: 01 January 2017
... been used to detect the sound of leak flow to provide an estimated description on the basis of the magnitude of the noise and the frequency properties. Typically, these tools consisted of one hydrophone or receiver that was limited to frequency and information recorded. The majority of these tools...
J Pet Technol 68 (11): 60–61.
Paper Number: SPE-1116-0060-JPT
Published: 01 November 2016
... that the magnitude of the pressure drop in the wellbore is negligible. Practically speaking, however, production data proved otherwise; frictional pressure losses in horizontal wellbores hinder flow influx to different degrees along the horizontal section. This issue is of great importance under conditions in which...
J Pet Technol 68 (05): 86–87.
Paper Number: SPE-0516-0086-JPT
Published: 01 May 2016
... referencing (IFR) models have been produced for the Permian Basin that significantly improve the accuracy of MWD azimuth measurements. Ellipse of Uncertainty (EOU) Numerous error sources are associated with MWD-survey measurements, and each error source contributes in some form to the magnitude of uncertainty...
J Pet Technol 68 (03): 94–95.
Paper Number: SPE-0316-0094-JPT
Published: 01 March 2016
... 3 2016 2015. Society of Petroleum Engineers hydraulic fracturing variation microseismic data Upstream Oil & Gas stimulation geometry Reservoir Characterization mechanism outward away fracture wing fracture different formation Magnitude key observation geomechanical...
J Pet Technol 66 (09): 24–25.
Paper Number: SPE-0914-0024-JPT
Published: 01 September 2014
..., the human activity would need to pour energy into what is known as an active fault. This is a fault which, when energized, will cause Earth movement. According to the US Geological Survey, the magnitude of an earthquake will be directly proportional to the length of the active fault. Faults can be detected...
J Pet Technol 66 (01): 91–92.
Paper Number: SPE-0114-0091-JPT
Published: 01 January 2014
... are usually lower than those of the vertical stress. The horizontal-stress magnitudes, however, may exceed those of the vertical stress in strongly tectonic regions. A stress state can be defined as normal-fault, reverse-fault, or strike/slip-fault state of stress. The normal-fault stress state is assumed...
J Pet Technol 65 (03): 149–153.
Paper Number: SPE-0313-0149-JPT
Published: 01 March 2013
... for a microseism that nor- mally would be obtained for an earth- quake detected by a seismic network. Access to such information provides im- portant data about the actual induced seismicity that occurs as a result of hy- draulic fracturing. Results Fig. 1 shows the maximum microseis- mic magnitude for all...
J Pet Technol 64 (05): 76–79.
Paper Number: SPE-0512-0076-JPT
Published: 01 May 2012
... and corrosion riser corrosion Corrosion Management carbon steel SRB activity injection water sulfide generation formation water consequence Magnitude sulfate seawater RESERVOIR SOURING 76 JPT MAY 2012 Reservoir souring, defined as the un- planned increase in hydrogen sulfide (H2S) in produced...
J Pet Technol 63 (09): 86–88.
Paper Number: SPE-0911-0086-JPT
Published: 01 September 2011
... Engineering Conference, Lima, Peru, 1-3 December. The paper has not been peer reviewed. Drilling in tectonically active areas involves nonproductive time (NPT) related to wellbore-stability problems that are very difficult to predict without a clear understanding of the local- and regional-stress magnitude...
J Pet Technol 63 (05): 83–85.
Paper Number: SPE-0511-0083-JPT
Published: 01 May 2011
... into the reservoir. Consequently, if the casing is either nonmetallic or is insulated electrically from the formation, SP signals will be observed during production. This study characterized the magnitude of these SP signals to determine if their measurement, using permanently installed downhole electrodes, might...
J Pet Technol 63 (02): 48–49.
Paper Number: SPE-0211-0048-JPT
Published: 01 February 2011
.... Drilling optimization can be achieved by preselecting the magnitudes of the controllable drilling parameters. Most of the early studies described in the literature have foreseen a static drilling-optimization process. In the past, drilling parameters were required to be investigated off site because...
J Pet Technol 59 (03): 34–38.
Paper Number: SPE-0307-0034-JPT
Published: 01 March 2007
.... But on what time frame and in what magnitudes will petroleum depletion create voids for alternatives to fill? Energy alternatives must be placed within a viable global-energy-demand context. Perhaps the greatest benefit attributable to petroleum has been its extraordinary ability to meet a century and a half...
J Pet Technol 59 (03): 54–57.
Paper Number: SPE-0307-0054-JPT
Published: 01 March 2007
.... The hypocenter is defined as the location of the origin of the seismic deformation associated with the microseism. To quantify the deformation that occurs during the microseism, a measure of the strength of the microseism is required. The strength or size of any seismic event is usually reported as a magnitude...
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