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 27, Issue 04

Special Considerations in the Design Optimization of the Production Casing in High-Rate, Multistage-Fractured Shale Wells

Sugden, Catherine, Blade Energy Partners
Johnson, John, Exco Resources
Chambers, Mike, Exco Resources
Ring, Gary, Blade Energy Partners
Suryanarayana, P.V., Blade Energy Partners
151470-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2012
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Casing Burst Stresses in Particulate-Filled Annuli: Where Is the Cement?

Kalil, Issa A., Altus Well Experts, Incorporated
McSpadden, Albert R., Altus Well Experts, Incorporated
139766-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2012
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Buckling of Tubing Inside Casing

Mitchell, Robert, Halliburton
150613-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2012
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Combining Elastic and Plastic Fatigue Damage in Steel Pipelines, Risers, and Coiled Tubing

Bridge, Christopher, Schlumberger Surveillance
142427-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2012
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Contemporary Approach Coupled With Traditional Techniques Tackles Extreme Wellbore Environment in Schoonebeek Heavy Oil Field

Foster, Andrew, Shell
Pollema, Auke S., Shell
Petitt, Ian H., Shell
Heathman, James F., Shell
Johnson, Carl R., Schlumberger
Schlepers, Rudy, Schlumberger
150022-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2012
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An Innovative Approach for Pore Pressure Prediction and Drilling Optimization in an Abnormally Subpressured Basin

Contreras, Oscar, University of Calgary
Hareland, Geir, University of Calgary
Aguilera, Roberto, University of Calgary
148947-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2012
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Early Symptom Detection on the Basis of Real-Time Evaluation of Downhole Conditions: Principles and Results From Several North Sea Drilling Operations

Cayeux, Eric, IRIS
Daireaux, Benoit, IRIS
Dvergsnes, Erik, IRIS
Sælevik, Gunnstein, Sekal
150422-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2012
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Advanced Drilling Simulation Environment for Testing New Drilling Automation Techniques and Practices

Cayeux, Eric, IRIS
Daireaux, Benoit, IRIS
Dvergsnes, Erik, IRIS
Leulseged, Amare, IRIS
Bruun, Bjørn, Statoil
Herbert, Mike, ConocoPhillips
150941-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2012
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Surge-and-Swab Pressure Predictions for Yield-Power-Law Drilling Fluids

Crespo, Freddy E., University of Oklahoma
Ahmed, Ramadan Mohammed, University of Oklahoma
Saasen, Arild, Det norske oljeselskap ASA
Enfis, Majed, University of Oklahoma
Amani, Mahmood, Texas A&M University at Qatar
138938-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2012
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Intelligent Prediction of Differential Pipe Sticking by Support Vector Machine Compared With Conventional Artificial Neural Networks: An Example of Iranian Offshore Oil Fields

Jahanbakhshi, Reza, Islamic Azad University
Keshavarzi, Reza, Islamic Azad University
Aliyari Shoorehdeli, Mahdi, K.N.Toosi University of Technology
Emamzadeh, Abolqasem, Islamic Azad University
163062-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2012
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A Comprehensive Theoretical and Experimental Study on Fluid Displacement for Oilwell-Cementing Operations

Aranha, Pedro Esteves, Petrobras
Miranda, Cristiane, Petrobras
Cardoso, Walter, Petrobras
Campos, Gilson, Petrobras
Martins, Andre, Petrobras
Gomes, Frederico Carvalho, Pontificia Universidade Catolica do Rio de Janeiro
de Araujo, Simone Bochner, Pontificia Universidade Catolica do Rio de Janeiro
Carvalho, Marcio, Pontificia Universidade Catolica do Rio de Janeiro
150276-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2012
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North Sea World Record Installation--Deepest Sealed Multilateral System

Eck-Olsen, Johan, Statoil ASA
Solheim, Ove Andre, Statoil ASA
Falnes, Morten, Halliburton
145675-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2012
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Ultralightweight Proppants: An Effective Approach To Address Problems in Long Horizontal Gravel Packs Offshore Brazil

Jardim Neto, Abrahao T., Baker Hughes
Prata, Fernando Gaspar M., Baker Hughes
Gomez, Julio, Baker Hughes
Pedroso, Carlos A., Petrobras
Martins, Marcio, Petrobras
Silva, Dayana N., Petrobras
150581-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2012
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