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.

Real-Time Evaluation of Hole-Cleaning Conditions With a Transient Cuttings-Transport Model

Cayeux, Eric, IRIS
Mesagan, Taiwo, Statoil
Tanripada, Sakti, Statoil
Zidan, Mohamed, Statoil
Fjelde, Kjell Kåre, University of Stavanger
163492-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2014
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Comparing Soft-String and Stiff-String Methods Used to Compute Casing Centralization

Gorokhova, Lidia, Schlumberger
Parry, Andrew J., Schlumberger
Flamant, Nicolas C., Schlumberger
163424-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2014
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Evaluation of Frictional Properties for Methane-Hydrate-Well Completion and Production

Yoneda, Jun, National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology
Kakumoto, Masayo, National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology
Miyazaki, Kuniyuki, National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology
Katagiri, Jun, National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology
Aoki, Kazuo, National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology
Tenma, Norio, National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology
169897-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2014
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Solids-Free Fluid-Loss Pill for High-Temperature Reservoirs

Gamage, Pubudu, Halliburton
Deville, Jay P., Halliburton
Sherman, John, National Oilwell Varco
164064-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2014
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Assessing Wellbore Integrity in Sustained-Casing-Pressure Annulus

Rocha-Valadez, Tony, Texas A&M University
Hasan, A. Rashid, Texas A&M University
Mannan, Sam, Texas A&M University
Kabir, C. Shah, Hess Corporation
169814-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2014
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Industry Analogies for Successful Implementation of Drilling-Systems Automation and Real-Time Operating Centers

de Wardt, John P., DE WARDT AND COMPANY INCORPORATED
163412-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2014
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Study of the Hydraulic Performance of Drill Bits Using a Computational Particle-Tracking Method

Moslemi, Ali, National Oilwell Varco
Ahmadi, Goodarz, Clarkson University
169812-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2014
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A Decision Analytic Approach to Geosteering Operations

Kullawan, Kanokwan, University of Stavanger
Bratvold, Reidar, University of Stavanger
Bickel, J. Eric, University of Texas at Austin
167433-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2014
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Cost-Effective Ultralarge-Diameter Polycrystalline-Diamond-Compact-Bit Drilling in Deepwater Gulf of Mexico

D’Ambrosio, Piero, BP America
Hart, Sofiri, BP America
Prochaska, Ernest, NOV Downhole
Bouska, Reisha, NOV Downhole
Tinsley, Douglas, DMTJ Energy Consulting
163448-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2014
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Evolution of Drilling and Completions in the Slave Point To Optimize Economics

Lerner, Nolan, Northern Blizzard Resources Incorporated
Schaab, Brent, Bellatrix Exploration Limited
Garcia, Juan, Petrominerales Limited
Bianco, Dan, PennWest Exploration
Thomas, Scott, PennWest Exploration
Thompson, Jason, Legacy Oil & Gas Incorporated
Hollan, Jeremy, Packers Plus Energy Services
163816-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2014
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Impact of Completion Design on Fracture Complexity in Horizontal Shale Wells

Manchanda, Ripudaman, University of Texas at Austin
Sharma, Mukul M., University of Texas at Austin
159899-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2014
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Engineering Cementing Solution for Hutubi Underground-Gas-Storage Project

Zhang, Xue Jia, Schlumberger
Taoutaou, Salim, Schlumberger
Guo, Yabin, Schlumberger
An, Yong Liang, Schlumberger
Zhong, Shou Ming, Xinjiang Oilfield Company, PetroChina
Wang, Yun, Xibu Drilling and Engineering Company, PetroChina
163974-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2014
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Nanosilicas as Accelerators in Oilwell Cementing at Low Temperatures

Pang, Xueyu, Halliburton
Boul, Peter J., Halliburton
Cuello Jimenez, Walmy, Halliburton
168037-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2014
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