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 26, Issue 04

Completing the First Big-Bore Gas Wells in Lunskoye--A Case History

Zerbst, Christoph, Sakhalin Energy Investment Company Limited
Webers, Jeroen, Sakhalin Energy Investment Company Limited
151970-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2011
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Numerical Simulations of Sand-Screen Performance in Standalone Applications

Mondal, Somnath, University of Texas at Austin
Sharma, Mukul M., University of Texas at Austin
Chanpura, Rajesh A., Schlumberger
Parlar, Mehmet, Schlumberger
Ayoub, Joseph A., Schlumberger
134326-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2011
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Development of Water-Based Drilling Fluids Customized for Shale Reservoirs

Deville, Jay P., Halliburton
Fritz, Brady, Halliburton
Jarrett, Michael, Halliburton
140868-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2011
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Protecting the Reservoir With Surfactant Micellar Drill-In Fluids in Carbonate-Containing Formations

Huang, Tianping, Baker Hughes
Clark, David E., Baker Hughes
Crews, James B., Baker Hughes
135166-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2011
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Stabilizing Viscoelastic Surfactants in High-Density Brines

van Zanten, Ryan, Halliburton
141447-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2011
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Laminar and Turbulent Friction Factors for Annular Flow of Drag-Reducing Polymer Solutions in Coiled-Tubing Operations

Ogugbue, Chinenye C., University of Oklahoma
Shah, Subhash, University of Oklahoma
130579-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2011
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Avoiding Losses in Depleted and Weak Zones by Constantly Strengthening Wellbores

van Oort, Eric, Shell E&P Co. Americas
Friedheim, James E., M-I SWACO
Pierce, Toby, M-I SWACO
Lee, John, M-I SWACO
125093-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2011
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Understanding the Effects of Leakoff Tests on Wellbore Strength

Wang, Hong, Sharp-Rock Technologies
Soliman, Mohamed Y., Texas Tech University
Shan, Zhaohui, Halliburton Energy
Meng, Frank, ConocoPhillips
Towler, Brian F., University of Wyoming
132981-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2011
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Field-/Well-Integrity Issues, Well-Abandonment Planning, and Workover Operations on an Inadequately Abandoned Well: Peace River, Alberta, Case Study

Diller, Chris, Shell Canada
138287-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2011
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Which Reservoirs in China Are Best for Underbalanced Drilling?

Yao, Yanhua, Weatherford China Energy
Xie, Gangping, Southwest Oil Company
Nas, Steve, Weatherford International
Boutalbi, Said, Weatherford International
Du, Heli, Weatherford China Energy
135796-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2011
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Automation of Drawworks and Topdrive Management To Minimize Swab/Surge and Poor-Downhole-Condition Effect

Cayeux, Eric, International Research Institute of Stavanger
Daireaux, Benoît, International Research Institute of Stavanger
Dvergsnes, Erik, International Research Institute of Stavanger
128286-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2011
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Drillpipe Cutting at Ultrahigh Pressure Proven for Remediating Deepwater Stuck-Pipe Hazards

Segura, John, Weatherford International
139511-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2011
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Comparing the Results of a Full-Scale Buckling-Test Program to Actual Well Data: New Semiempirical Buckling Model and Methods of Reducing Buckling Effects

Mitchell, Sarah, WWT International
Moore, Norman B., WWT International
Franks, James, Pioneer Natural Resources
Liu, Gefei, Pegasus Vertex
Xiang, Yanghua Lily, Pegasus Vertex
144535-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2011
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