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  1. Producing Horizontal Wells Horizontal wells prove versatile for improved oil recovery

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    Mon, 11 Dec 1995

  2. Statoil to try bacteria-driven oil recovery at Norne field

    Statoil AS aims to produce an extra 30 million bbl of oil over the next 15 years from its Norne development in the Norwegian Sea through the pioneering use of a 'bacteria-aided' method of improved oil recovery , it said Thursday. Kjell Arne Jakobsen, staff engineer for petroleum technology on Norne, ...

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    Thu, 8 Feb 2001

  3. Technique predicts oil recovery from waterfloods

    X-Plot Calculations [51,984 bytes] The X-plot technique can predict oil recovery and obtain the permeability ratio and fractional-flow curves for determining displacement efficiency. Two field examples show how this approach was applied in the El-Morgan South Kareem and South Belayim reservoirs in ...

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    Mon, 25 Jan 1999

  4. NEW DOE PROGRAM AIMS TO HIKE OIL RECOVERY

    The U.S. Department of Energy is kicking off a major research and field demonstration program aimed at minimizing well abandonments and helping operators maximize oil recovery from U.S. reservoirs. Goal of the Oil Research Program is to maximize the economic productive capacity of the U.S. oil ...

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    Mon, 24 Dec 1990

  5. DOE TO HELP FUND INCREASED OIL RECOVERY PROJECTS

    The U.S. Department of Energy has completed negotiations for three projects to demonstrate methods to increase oil production from fluvial dominated deltaic reservoirs. It will pay half the cost each of a $2.8 million project headed by American Oil Recovery Inc., Decatur, Ill., a $2.9 million ...

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    Mon, 8 Mar 1993

  6. DOE funds more oil recovery research work

    The U.S. Department of Energy will fund research projects at six universities to improve oil recovery technologies. DOE's Office of Fossil Energy will provide $5.5 million in funding and the universities $2.2 million. Projects will last 3-6 years. The selections came in the fourth of five major ...

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    Mon, 30 Nov 1998

  7. DOE PROGRAM SEEKS MORE OIL RECOVERY PROPOSALS

    The U.S. Department of Energy will begin a process Jan. 28 to consider research and development proposals in the third round of its oil recovery demonstration program. The latest round will seek ways to improve recovery from slope and basin clastic reservoirs. DOE held a 1992 competition for ...

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    Mon, 3 Jan 1994

  8. Wider use of enhanced oil recovery in the US could contribute significant additional revenue to the federal budget, a new report by the US Chamber of Commerce’s Institute for 21st Century Energy ...

    Wider use of enhanced oil recovery in the US could contribute significant additional revenue to the federal budget, a new report by the US Chamber of Commerce’s Institute for 21 st Century Energy suggested.

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    Fri, 30 Nov 2012

  9. Doubling of oil recovery efficiency seen possible

    A doubling of oil recovery efficiency worldwide is possible through effective use of technology and wise management, according to former head of reservoir management at Saudi Aramco.

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    Fri, 2 Nov 2007

  10. Producers urged to double oil recovery efficiency worldwide

    Producers should seek to double oil recovery efficiency worldwide and pursue the target through effective use of technology and wise management, says a former head of reservoir management at Saudi Aramco.

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    Mon, 12 Nov 2007

  11. Statoil to increase oil recovery on Åsgard

    Statoil ASA, operator of the Norwegian Sea Åsgard license—once called "the most daring and complex subsea project ever launched"—plans to increase oil recovery by 26 million bbl from Smørbukk, one of Åsgard's three fields (see development map, OGJ, Aug. 17, 1998, p. 66).

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    Tue, 20 Jan 2004

  12. PetroKazakhstan hikes gas use, flirts with enhanced oil recovery

    PetroKazakhstan Inc., Calgary, is turning part of its attention to maximizing gas utilization and evaluating enhanced oil recovery on its properties in west-central Kazakhstan's Turgai basin.

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    Wed, 12 May 2004

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