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 23, Issue 02

Rapid Planning and Execution of the First Multilateral Well in the Gulf of Thailand: Results and Lessons Learned

Upchurch, Eric R., Chevron International E&P
Dooley, Paul A., Chevron Corp.
Hall, Kenneth H., Chevron Thailand E&P Ltd
Laohaburanakit, Songklod, BJ Services Intl.
Maroongroge, Vichai, Chevron Thailand E&P Ltd
McKee, Douglas, Chevron Thailand E&P Ltd
Nucharoen, Panaratn, Chevron Thailand E&P Ltd
Wagner, Michael R., Chevron Thailand E&P Ltd
103941-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2008
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Tubing Buckling - The Rest of the Story

Mitchell, Robert F., Halliburton
96131-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2008
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Universal Process for Benchmarking Drilling Fluid Performance

Zamora, Mario, M-I SWACO
McGlaughlin, Judy, M-I SWACO
103134-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2008
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Correlations and Analysis of Cuttings Transport With Aerated Fluids in Deviated Wells

Avila, Ricardo J., ConocoPhillips
Pereira, Edgar J., U. del Zulia
Miska, Stefan Z., U. of Tulsa
Takach, Nicholas E., U. of Tulsa
87180-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2008
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Measuring and Predicting Dynamic Sag

Murphy, Robert Jerome, Halliburton
Jamison, Dale Eugene, Halliburton
Hemphill, Terry, Halliburton Energy Services Group
Bell, Stephen A., International Specialty Products
Albrecht, Carl Eduard, Halliburton
103088-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2008
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Factors Controlling the Membrane Efficiency of Shales When Interacting with Water-Based and Oil-Based Muds

Zhang, Jianguo, BP America
Al-Bazali, Talal M., Kuwait U.
Chenevert, Martin E., U. of Texas at Austin
Sharma, Mukul Mani, U. of Texas at Austin
100735-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2008
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Underbalanced Drilling of a Horizontal Well in Depleted Reservoir: A Wellbore-Stability Perspective

Qiu, Kaibin, Schlumberger
Gerryo, Yousef, AGOCO
Tan, Chee P., Schlumberger WTA Malaysia S/B
Marsden, James R., Schlumberger
105215-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2008
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Best Practice in Understanding and Managing Lost Circulation Challenges

Wang, Hong, Halliburton
Sweatman, Ronald E., Halliburton Energy Services Group
Engelman, Robert, Halliburton Energy Services Group
Deeg, Wolfgang F.J., Shell E&P Co.
Whitfill, Donald L., Baroid Fluids Services
Soliman, Mohamed Y., Halliburton Energy Services Group
Towler, Brian F., U. of Wyoming
95895-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2008
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Cementing Under Pressure in Well-Kill Operations: A Case History From the Eastern Mediterranean Sea

Johnstone, Kristian, Rashid Petroleum Co. RASHPETCO/British Gas
Gill, Alex, Rashid Petroleum Co. RASHPETCO/British Gas
Conlon, Tom, Rashid Petroleum Co. RASHPETCO/British Gas
Bahr, Mahdy, Rashid Petroleum Co. RASHPETCO/British Gas
Waheed, Syed Arshad, Halliburton Ltd.
102039-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2008
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Connection Performance Evaluation for Casing-Drilling Application

Hannahs, Daniel, Grant Prideco
Lu, Qing, Grant Prideco
Wu, Jiang, Chevron ETC
Langford, Steve, Grant Prideco
118805-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2008
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Ultradeep Drilling Pushes Drillstring Technology Innovations

Jellison, Michael J., Grant Prideco
Chandler, Raymond B., Grant Prideco
Payne, Mike, BP
Shepard, Jeff S., Global Santa Fe Drilling
104827-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2008
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Guidelines for Shale Inhibition During Openhole Gravel Packing With Water-Based Fluids

Shenoy, Sudhir S., Schlumberger
Gilmore, Terence, Schlumberger
Twynam, Allan J., BP Exploration
Patel, Arvind D., M-I SWACO
Mason, Stephen D., Schlumberger Well Services
Kubala, Gregory, Schlumberger
Vidick, Benoit, Schlumberger
Parlar, Mehmet, Schlumberger
103156-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2008
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Improved Prediction of Shallow Sediment Fracturing for Offshore Applications

Kaarstad, Eirik, U. of Stavanger
Aadnoy, Bernt Sigve, U. of Stavanger
101178-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2008
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First Laboratory Perforating Tests in Coal Show Lower-Than-Expected Penetration

Snider, Philip Martin, Marathon Oil Co.
Walton, Ian Christopher, Schlumberger
Skinner, Terry Kim, Marathon Oil Co.
Atwood, David C., Schlumberger
Grove, Brenden Michael, Schlumberger
Graham, Craig Anthony, Schlumberger
102309-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2008
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