Here is new edition of World Oil magazine April 2014. In this issue, you can read latest news on oil and gas exploration, drilling and production sector such as new drilling technology increases speed, accuracy of reservoir assessments, long-term, solid-scale inhibitor shows promise in deep water and more.
Distributed automation streamlines operations on multi-well pads
Reduced drilling costs, combined with a smaller environmental footprint, have driven the burgeoning growth of multi-well pads.
Integrated 3D geomechanics and reservoir simulation optimize performance, avoid fault reactivation
Fault reactivation is a significant deepwater hazard offshore Brazil.
Technology improvements slash drilling times in Horn River basin
A drilling team applies new technologies, such as a walking rig, rotary steerable system and performance benchmarking, to achieve a three-fold reduction in drilling times.
Regional Report: Gulf of Mexico
Leasing, exploration and drilling activity in the world’s leading offshore basin has surpassed pre-Macondo levels.
Computational tool enables cost-effective offshore floater design
Offshore floating platforms are complex engineering systems, with numerous design challenges for the engineer, from the perspective of safety, reliability and longevity.
Ensuring CLOV project reliability through integrated class and equipment certification
CLOV is the fourth major project, which Total and its partners have developed in the prolific Block 17 in deepwater Angola.
Need for seafloor production systems drives subsea technology development
Future development of subsea technology will be driven by the concept of the subsea factory.
Geographic Eligibility: USA, Canada (Print and Digital versions available), International (Digital version only)
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