SPE Production & Operations


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


Volume 29, Issue 02

Executive Summary
Dean Wehunt, Chevron

Full-Scale Testing Shows Advantages of a Quantitative Approach to Interpreting Inflow Tests

Rahmani, Reza, National Oilwell Varco
Bourgoyne, Darryl, Bourgoyne Engineering, LLC
Smith, John R., Louisiana State University
163442-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2014
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Coal-Seam-Gas Reservoir Surveillance—Extracting Value From Suspended Coreholes, Surat Basin, Queensland, Australia

Young, Stuart R., QGC (A BG Group company)
Norton, Gerard F.C., QGC (A BG Group company)
Foo, Ken Jun, QGC (A BG Group company)
167050-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2014
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Interpreting Distributed-Temperature Measurements in Deepwater Gas-Well Testing: Estimation of Static and Dynamic Thermal Gradients, and Flow Rates

Kabir, C. Shah, Hess Corporation
Yi, Xinyue, Hess Corporation
Jakymec, Miguel, Hess Corporation
Hasan, A. Rashid, Texas A&M University
166333-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2014
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Use of Model-Predictive Control for Automating SAGD Well-Pair Operations: A Simulation Study

Patel, Kalpesh, Statoil Canada Ltd.
Aske, Elvira M., Statoil ASA
Fredriksen, Morten, Statoil ASA
165535-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2014
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Experimental Investigation of Pressure-Drop/Flow-Rate Relationship for Small-Aperture Holes for High-Viscosity Fluids

Jain, Rachna, ExxonMobil Upstream Research Company
Long, Ted A., ExxonMobil Upstream Research Company
Dickson, Jasper, ExxonMobil Upstream Research Company
Brown, Scott V., Intertek
Shtepani, Edmond, Intertek
159735-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2014
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Numerical Evaluation of Dynamic Core-Scale Experiments of Silicate Gels for Fluid Diversion and Flow-Zone Isolation

Hatzignatiou, Dimitrios G., University of Stavanger
Helleren, Johan, Halliburton
Stavland, Arne, IRIS
170240-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2014
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Structure, Stoichiometry, and Modeling of Calcium Phosphonate Scale-Inhibitor Complexes for Application in Precipitation-Squeeze Processes

Shaw, Scott S., Heriot-Watt University
Sorbie, Ken S., Heriot-Watt University
164051-PA SPE Journal Paper - 2014
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