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 24, Issue 01

Cement Shrinkage Measurement in Oilwell Cementing--A Comparative Study of Laboratory Methods and Procedures

Reddy, B.R., Halliburton
Xu, Ying, Halliburton
Ravi, Kris, Halliburton
Gray, Dennis W., Halliburton
Pattillo, Phillip, BP America
103610-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2009
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Evaluation of the Potential for Gas and CO2 Leakage Along Wellbores

Watson, Theresa L., T.L. Watson & Associates Inc.
Bachu, Stefan, Energy Resources Conservation Board
106817-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2009
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Finite-Element Studies of Near-Wellbore Region During Cementing Operations: Part I

Gray, Kenneth E., University of Texas at Austin
Podnos, Evgeny, University of Texas at Austin
Becker, Eric, University of Texas at Austin
106998-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2009
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Evaluation of Sand-Control Completions in the Duri Steamflood, Sumatra, Indonesia

Underdown, David R., Chevron Corp.
Chan, Henky, PT Chevron Pacific Indonesia
103821-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2009
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Lessons Learned on Sand-Control Failure and Subsequent Workover at Magnolia Deepwater Development

Colwart, George, ConocoPhillips Co
Burton, Robert C., ConocoPhillips Co
Eaton, Luke F., ConocoPhillips Co
Hodge, Richard M., ConocoPhillips Co
Blake, Kenyon J., Schlumberger
105542-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2009
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Drilling and Completing High-Angle Wells in High-Density, Cesium Formate Brine--The Kvitebjørn Experience, 2004-2006

Berg, Per Cato, StatoilHydro
Pedersen, Erik Sandtorv, StatoilHydro
Lauritsen, Åshild, Statoil ASA
Behjat, Nader, Statoil Norway
Hagerup-Jenssen, Siri, StatoilHydro
Howard, Siv Killie, Cabot Specialty Fluids
Olsvik, Gunnar, Intl. Drilling Fluids Inc.
Downs, John D., Cabot Specialty Fluids
Turner, Jim, Cabot Specialty Fluids
Harris, Michael J., Cabot Specialty Fluids
105733-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2009
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Sand Exclusion and Management in the Okwori Subsea Oil Field, Nigeria

Guinot, Frederic J.-B., Addax Petroleum Corporation
Duncan, Jim, Hess Thailand
Douglass, Stuart, M-I Drilling Fluids UK Ltd.
Orrell, Martin J., Addax Petroleum Corporation
Stenger, Bruno A., Abu Dhabi Co. Onshore Oil Opn.
106294-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2009
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Magnolia Deepwater Experience--Frac Packing Long, Perforated Intervals in Unconsolidated Silt Reservoirs

Eaton, Luke F., ConocoPhillips Co
Reinhardt, W. Randall, ConocoPhillips Co
Bennett, J. Scott, Devon Energy Production Co. LP
Morales, Hugo, Schlumberger
Blake, Kenyon J., Schlumberger
105541-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2009
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Challenges, Lessons Learned, and Successful Implementations of Multilateral Completion Technology Offshore Abu Dhabi

Kikuchi, Shuichi, Zakum Development Co.
Fada'q, Abdulla S., Zakum Development Co.
101385-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2009
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Delivering a Fully Qualified HP/HT Production Packer Following Field Failure

Humphreys, Alan T., Total E&P Norge
Ross, Robert C., Baker Oil Tools
105736-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2009
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Quantification of Overbalance-Induced Invasive Damage and the Estimation of Equivalent-Skin Effect on Production

Ramalho, John, Shell E&P International Ltd
Suryanarayana, P.V., Blade Energy Partners
Vaidya, Ravi, Blade Energy Partners
Wu, Zhan, Blade Energy Partners
104467-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2009
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Qualifying Proppant Performance

Freeman, Earl R., PropTester Inc
Anschutz, Don Allen, PropTester Inc
Renkes, Jason J., Patriot Proppants
Milton-Tayler, David, FracTech Ltd
103623-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2009
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Optimization of Deep-Drilling Performance--Benchmark Testing Drives ROP Improvements for Bits and Drilling Fluids

Judzis, Arnis, TerraTek-Schlumberger
Black, Alan D., Terra Tek Inc.
Curry, David A., Baker Hughes Inc
Meiners, Matthew J., Hughes Christensen
Grant, Tim, NETL/DOE
Bland, Ronald G., Baker Hughes Drilling Fluids
105885-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2009
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Hydraulic Predictions for Polymer-Thickened Foam Flow in Horizontal and Directional Wells

Chen, Zhu, Shell Exploration & Production Company
Duan, Mingqin, Chevron Corp.
Miska, Stefan Z., University of Tulsa
Yu, Mengjiao, The University of Tulsa
Ahmed, Ramadan M., University of Tulsa
Hallman, John H., Weatherford International Ltd.
105583-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2009
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A Novel Approach for Determining, Evaluating, and Applying Stress-Concentration Factors for Rotary-Shouldered Connections

Tang, Wei, Smith International Inc.
Muradov, Andrei, NOV Grant Prideco
Chandler, Brett, NOV Grant Prideco
Jellison, Michael J., Grant Prideco LP
Gonzalez, Manuel E., Chevron ETC
Wu, Jiang, Chevron ETC
103052-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2009
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How Good Is the Torque/Drag Model?

Mitchell, Robert F., Halliburton
Samuel, Robello, Halliburton
105068-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2009
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Human-Factors Implications of Remote Drilling Operations: A Case Study From the North Sea

Lauche, Kristina, Delft University of Technology
Sawaryn, Steven J., BP Exploration
Thorogood, John L., Drilling Global Consultant LLP
99774-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2009
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Defining the Limits of Tubular-Handling Equipment at Extreme Tension Loadings

Bradford, Dale W., BHP Billiton
Payne, Mike, BP
Schultz, Donald E., Hunt Oil Co.
Adams, Burt A., Oil & Gas Rental Services
Vandervort, Kurt, Mohr Engineering Division
105628-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2009
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Special Issues in the Stress Analysis of Casing Strings in Steam-Injection Wells: Mathematical Development and Design

Garside, Richard, BP Exploration
Pattillo, Phillip D., BP America
Pattillo, David, BP America
Sathuvalli, Udaya B.R., Blade Energy Partners
105930-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2009
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Sealing Capacity of API Connections--Theoretical and Experimental Results

Teodoriu, Catalin, Texas A&M University
Badicioiu, Marius, UPG Ploiesti
106849-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2009
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