SPE Drilling & Completion


SPE Drilling & Completion features papers covering horizontal and directional drilling, drilling fluids, bit technology, sand control, perforating, cementing, well control, completions, and drilling operations. 

SPE Drilling & Completion is the successor publication to SPE Drilling Engineering.

Volume 14, Issue 03

September  1999

Proactive Approach to Well Construction Safety in Alaska's Kuparuk River Field

Petrash, D.K., Arco Alaska Inc.
Graff, A.O., Parker Drilling Co.
Trantham, J.A., Arco Alaska Inc.
57727-PA SPE Journal Paper - 1999
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Characterizing Curing-Cement Slurries by Permeability, Tensile Strength, and Shrinkage

Backe, K.R., Norwegian U. of Science and Technology
Lile, O.B., Norwegian U. of Science and Technology
Lyomov, S.K., Norwegian U. of Science and Technology
Elvebakk, Harald, Norwegian U. of Science and Technology
Skalle, Pa°l, Norwegian U. of Science and Technology
57712-PA SPE Journal Paper - 1999
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Fracture Width Logging While Drilling and Drilling Mud/Loss-Circulation-Material Selection Guidelines in Naturally Fractured Reservoirs (includes associated papers 75283, 75284, 81590 and 81591 )

Lietard, Olivier, Dowell
Unwin, Tessa, Schlumberger Cambridge Research
Guillot, D.J., Dowell
Hodder, M.H., Dowell
57713-PA SPE Journal Paper - 1999
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Formation-Damaging Characteristics of Mixed Metal Hydroxide Drill-In Fluids and a Comparison With Polymer-Base Fluids

Fraser, L.J., Dowell
Reid, P.I., Schlumberger Cambridge Research
Williamson, L.D., Dowell
Enriquez, F.P. Jr., Dowell
57714-PA SPE Journal Paper - 1999
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New Environmentally Safe High-Temperature Water-Based Drilling-Fluid System

Thaemlitz, C.J., M-I Drilling Fluids LLC
Patel, A.D., M-I Drilling Fluids LLC
Coffin, George, M-I Drilling Fluids LLC
Conn, Lee, M-I Drilling Fluids LLC
57715-PA SPE Journal Paper - 1999
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The Use of Slimhole Drilling and Monobore Completions To Reduce Development Costs at the Kuparuk River Field

Pearson, C.M., Arco Alaska Inc.
Petrash, D.K., Arco Alaska Inc.
Zernell, J.T., Arco Alaska Inc.
Zanghi, Michael, Arco Alaska Inc.
57717-PA SPE Journal Paper - 1999
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State-of-the-Art Cuttings Transport in Horizontal Wellbores

Pilehvari, A.A., Texas A&M U. at Kingsville
Azar, J.J., U. of Tulsa
Shirazi, S.A., U. of Tulsa
57716-PA SPE Journal Paper - 1999
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Integrated Team Approach to the Design, Construction, Start Up, and Operation of the World's Most Modern Drilling Rig

Croucher, T.M., Phillips Petroleum Co. Norway
57728-PA SPE Journal Paper - 1999
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When Do Drilling Alliances Add Value? The Alliance-Value Model

Brett, J.F., OGCI Management Inc.
Craig, V.B., OGCI Management Inc.
Brett, K.V., OGCI Management Inc.
Wadsworth, D.B., OGCI Management Inc.
Pile, K.E., OGCI Management Inc.
57729-PA SPE Journal Paper - 1999
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