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Bakken producers face possible new vapor pressure standards

Dec 12, 2014 Oil producers in the Bakken, Three Forks, and Sanish plays could face new transportation safety regulations from the North Dakota Industrial Commission that would set operating standards for oil-co...

Illinois shale exploration remains in limbo as regulators consider draft fracing rules

Oct 21, 2014 Illinois is making progress toward a regulatory framework for hydraulic fracturing after the Illinois Department of Natural Resources (IDNR) released a second set of draft rules for the well stimul...

Tight oil prompts new plan for atmospheric distillation heater

Oct 6, 2014 Distillation unit atmospheric heaters serve a vital role in crude oil processing. Any issues directly related to reduced capacity of a heater, such as elevated tube-skin temperatures (TSTs) and cok...

Monterey proves more complex than average shale play

Aug 13, 2014 A pending cut in the Energy Information Administration's resource estimate for the Monterey shale reflects the complexity of the play relative to other US tight oil plays and the need for more rese...

Abandoned gulf reservoirs provide low cost, low risk prospects

Aug 4, 2014

Production growth of onshore unconventional oil and gas and of deepwater oil has headlined a fundamental change in US hydrocarbon supply in the last 6 years.

NPD sees optimism on Norwegian Continental Shelf

Aug 5, 2013 Undiscovered recoverable resources on the Norwegian Continental Shelf are an estimated 935 million to 5,420 million standard cu m of oil equivalent (scmoe), the Norwegian Petroleum Directorate esti...

Modeling ensures stability of Chinese CBM horizontal wells

Oct 5, 2015 Successfully drilling horizontal coalbed methane wells depends on wellbore stability, which in turn depends on coal-seam thickness, seam depth, coal cohesion, overburden stress, wellbore length, re...

San Leon discovers gas onshore Morocco

Sep 30, 2015 San Leon Energy PLC, Dublin, found gas shows within a 23-m-thick reservoir section of sandstone and conglomerate with its Laayoune-4 well drilled on the Tarfaya conventional license of Morocco’s Sa...

Petrobras confirms extension of Carcara discovery

Sep 29, 2015 A third exploratory well drilled by Petroleo Brasileiro SA (Petrobras) in the Carcara area of the ultradeepwater Santos basin again confirmed the presence of good quality light oil of 31º gravity i...

PGC report: US gas resource base reaches a record 2,515 tcf

Sep 28, 2015 Appalachian basin shale gas resource estimates are growing. The Potential Gas Committee reported the Atlantic area is the richest US gas-resource area with an estimated 35% of total US gas resource...

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