Editorial Notes

We hope you enjoy this issue of SPE Prod & Oper. SPE is also finalizing production of its other May/June peer-reviewed journal issues. This month SPE Res Eval & Eng will devote an entire section to chemical EOR. In June, SPE J. will offer papers on a variety of topics including flow assurance, geomechanics, and shale, and SPE Drill & Compl is building an issue that will include insightful and practical papers you may find useful in your own designs and programs. For more information, visit https://www.onepetro.org/journals.

Commitment to Authors

SPE’s journals boast rapid peer review, sustaining a 29-day time-to-first decision average since November 2019. In addition to improved timeliness, we are committed to further enhancing the author experience. Over the next few weeks, we will roll out a variety of author resources, including submission checklists, manuscript templates (Word or LaTeX), language editing and figure preparation services, and more. Stay tuned! 

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