SPE Production & Operations

SPE Production & Operations includes papers on production operations, artificial lift, downhole equipment, formation damage control, multiphase flow, workovers, and stimulation. 


Volume 22, Issue 03

A General Study of Asphaltene Flocculation Prediction at Field Conditions

Gharfeh, Samir G, ConocoPhillips Co.
Singh, Probjot, ConocoPhillips
Kraiwattanawong, Kriangkrai, ConocoPhillips
Blumer, David J., ConocoPhillips
112782-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2007
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Rheology of Heavy-Oil Emulsions

Alboudwarej, Hussein, Schlumberger
Muhammad, Moin, Schlumberger
Shahraki, Ardeshir K., Schlumberger
Dubey, Sheila, Shell Global Solutions
Vreenegoor, Loek, Shell Global Solutions
Saleh, Jamal M., Shell Intl. E&P BV
97886-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2007
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Operational Control of Hydrocyclones During Variable Produced Water Flow Rates—Frøy Case Study

Husveg, Trygve, U. of Stavanger
Johansen, Oddgeir, Total E&P Norge
Bilstad, Torleiv, U. of Stavanger
100666-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2007
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Innovative, Integrated, and Cost-Effective Chemical Management on the Miller Platform

Wylde, Jonathan James, Clariant Oil Services
Williams, Gareth D.M., Clariant Oil Services
Careil, Fleur, BP plc
92834-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2007
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Development and Implementation of a Scale-Management Strategy for Oseberg Sør

Fleming, Niall, Hydro Oil and Energy
Ramstad, Kari, Norsk Hydro A/S
Eriksen, Synnove H., Norsk Hydro A/S
Moldrheim, Erlend, Hydro Oil & Gas
Johansen, Thomas R., Hydro Oil & Gas
100371-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2007
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Production of Wet Natural Gas Containing Corrosive Components: Four Case Histories

Havlik, Wolfgang, OMV Exploration & Production
Thayer, Karin, OMV Exploration & Production
Oberndorfer, Markus, OMV Exploration & Production
100219-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2007
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Pickling Well Tubulars Using Coiled Tubing: Mathematical Modeling and Field Application

Al-Mutairi, Saleh Haif, Texas A&M University
Hill, Alfred Daniel, University of Texas at Austin
Nasr-El-Din, Hisham A., Saudi Aramco
94124-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2007
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Eliminating Human Error During Coiled-Tubing Operations

Burgos, Rex, Schlumberger
Allcorn, Marc, Schlumberger
Mallalieu, Robin, Schlumberger
Vicens Jubes, Jorge L., Schlumberger
100164-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2007
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Prediction of Slug-to-Annular Flow Pattern Transition (STA) for Reducing the Risk of Gas-Lift Instabilities and Effective Gas/Liquid Transport From Low-Pressure Reservoirs

Toma, Peter R., P.R. Toma Consulting Ltd.
Vargas, Edinson, U. of Alberta
Kuru, Ergun, U. of Alberta
100615-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2007
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Proppant Placement Using Reverse-Hybrid Fracs

Liu, Yajun, University of Texas at Austin
Gadde, Phani Bhushan, University of Texas at Austin
Sharma, Mukul Mani, University of Texas at Austin
99580-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2007
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Field Case Studies: Damage Preventions Through Leakoff Control of Fracturing Fluids in Marginal/Low-Pressure Gas Reservoirs

Paktinat, Javad, Universal Well Services Inc.
Pinkhouse, Joseph A., Universal Well Services Inc.
Williams, Curtis, Universal Well Services Inc.
Clark, Gary A., Phillips Production
Penny, Glenn S., CESI Chemical
100417-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2007
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Gas Storage and Operations in Single-Bedded Salt Caverns: Stability Analyses

Han, Gang, Hess Corp.
Bruno, Michael S., Terralog Technologies USA Inc.
Lao, Khang, Terralog Technologies USA Inc.
Young, Jean, Terralog Technologies USA Inc.
Dorfmann, Luis, Tufts University
99520-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2007
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