Technical Program

SPE Oklahoma City Oil and Gas Symposium          Technical Paper Sessions


Tuesday, April 9, 8:30 - 11:00 am

01 Data Driven Solutions / Formation Evaluation

Room B

Session Chairpersons:  Branden Ruyle, Basin Engineering / Nick Penner, Chesapeake Energy

TimePaper #Presentation
0830 195238

An Accelerated Optimization Workflow With Uncertainty Reduction Through Coupled Data And Physics Hybrid Models

G. Liu, H. Stephenson, Baker Hughes, a GE company; A. Shahkarami, BHGE; G. Murrell, Baker Hughes, a GE Company; R. Klenner, Energy & Environmental Research Center (EERC) University of North Dakota; N. Iyer, B. Barr, General Electric Co.

0900 195226

What Tier Sand should you use for your well?  Practical use of Data Analytics to determine Proppant Type and Quality

L. Sedillos, Covia Corp; R. Roundtree, IHS Markit; J. Saxena, Colorado School of Mines; C. Convers Gomez, Consultant; E.S. Dean, Colorado School of Mines

0930 195188

Reservoir Characterization Using NMR Data in Absence of Core - Breakthrough in NMR Data Utilization 

J. Vij, A. Nandi, S. Saumya, C. Majumdar, Schlumberger; B.S. Haldia, ONGC; P.C. Chaturvedi, S. Sarkar, ONGC Ltd.

10:30 195181

Automated Core CT Feature Characterization by Computer Vision and Image Analytics

R. Antle, Baker Hughes, a GE Company

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Tuesday, April 9, 8:30 - 11:30

02 Production Operations

Room C

Session Chairpersons:  Trey Lowe, Devon Energy / Aaron T. Hoak, Complete Shale

TimePaper #Presentation
0830 195180

Single Point High-Pressure Gas Lift Replaces ESP in Permian Basin Pilot Test

B. Pronk, SM Energy Company; W.G. Elmer, Encline Artificial Lift Technologies LLC; W. Nelle, Estis Compression; J.D. Hacksma, Hacksma O&G LLC; L.K. Harms, Harms Way

0900 195186

Improved Rod-Pump Run Time in Sandy Wells (Two Stages Filtration)

G. Gonzalez, Odessa Separator Inc.; J. Vannatta, Apache Corp.; A. Stieg, P. Logan, Apache Corp; L.A. Guanacas, Odessa Separator Inc

0930 195235

Evaluating Pressure Drawdown Strategy for Hydraulically Fracture Shale Gas Condensate Producers

A. Rodriguez, Repsol Oil & Gas Canada Inc; F. Maldonado, Repsol E&P T&T Ltd

1030 195198

Quantifying a New Horizontal Well Gas Anchor Performance

I.D. Karmon, E. Panacharoensawad, M. Watson, Texas Tech University

1100 195234

Self-Adjusting Anomaly Detection Model for Well Operation and Production in Real-time

J. Snyder, S.L. Scott, eLynx Technologies LLC; R.S. Kassim, Elynx Technologies

Alternate 195208

Hypervolume-Based Multiobjective Optimization for Gas Lift Systems

L. Deng, Texas A&M University; F. Olalotiti-Lawal, E. Davani, Quantum Reservoir Impact

Alternate 195207

Methods and Apparatus for Artificial Lift of Water in Oil Emulsions

S.A. Gomez, The University Oklahoma; E.H. Al Munif, Colorado School of Mines; M.M. Fahes, University of Oklahoma

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Tuesday, April 9, 8:30 - 11:30

03 Development of Unconventional Reservoirs

Room D

Session Chairpersons:  Mark Van Domelen, Downhole Chemical Solutions / Matthew Padgham, Chaparral Energy

TimePaper #Presentation
0830 195183

Investigating Optimized Well Placement in San Andres Tight Oil Dolomite Reservoir by Integrated Reservoir Modeling Approach

J. Yang, P. Karam, K.M. Cozyris, Baker Hughes, a GE Company; J. Doherty, C. Allen, Riley Permian, LLC

0900 195218

Haynesville Shale: Predicting Long-term Production And Residual Analysis To Identify Well Interference And Frac Hits

I. Gupta, C.S. Rai, D. Devegowda, C.H. Sondergeld, University of Oklahoma

0930 195193

Model For Asymmetric Hydraulic Fractures With Non-uniform Distribution

X. Hu, G. Liu, G. Luo, C.A. Ehlig-Economides, University of Houston

1030 195204

Dimensionless Section-Level “Cumulative Oil vs. Pumped Fluid” Normalization Plot in Unconventional Development

N.M. Rosenhagen, Colorado School of Mines; S.D. Nash, W.C. Dobbs, K.V. Tanner, Anadarko Petroleum Corp

1100 195220

A Kinetic Monte Carlo Study to Investigate the Effective Permeability and Conductivity of Microfractures in Unconventional Reservoirs

U.A. Inyang, J. Cortez, R.G. Dusterhoft, Halliburton; M. Apostolopoulou, A. Striolo, M. Stamatakis, University College London

Alternate 195239

Field Development Using Compositional Reservoir Simulation and Uncertainty Analysis in the Delaware Basin

W. Hefner, D. Davudov, University of Oklahoma

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Tuesday, April 9, 13:30 - 16:00


Moderator:  Brian Simmons - COO & VP of Operations, Le Norman Operating

Exhibit Hall 2

Speakers:  Scott G Donnelly - VP of Southern Production, Continental Resources; Tom Hellman - Region VP of Oklahoma SCOOP/STACK, Marathon Oil; Todd Moehlenbrock - Anadarko BU VP, Devon Energy; Josh Walker - VP of Completions and Operations, Chaparral Energy

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Wednesday, April 10, 8:30 - 11:30

04 Completions I:  Fracturing Materials

Room B

Session Chairpersons:  Mary Susan Van Domelen, Van Domelen, LLC / Ashley Mercer, Chesapeake Energy

TimePaper #Presentation
0830 195191

A Critical Review of High Viscosity Friction Reducers HVFR Fracturing Fluids Used for Hydraulic Fracturing Applications

M. Ba Geri, A.H. Imqam, R.E. Flori, Missouri University of Science and Technology

0900 195199

Correlating the Performance of Friction Reducers with Produced Water Chemistry

S. HAZRA, DYNACHEM RESEARCH CENTER LLC; V. Madrid, DynaChem Research Center, LLC.; T. Luzan, Dynachem Research Center LLC; C. Copeland, M. Van Domelen, Downhole Chemical Solutions

0930 195227

Investigate the Rheological Behavior of High Viscosity Friction Reducer Fracture Fluid and Its impact on Proppant Static Settling Velocity

M. Ba Geri, A. Imqam, Missouri University of Science and Technology; A. Bogdan, L. Shen, BJ Services

1030 195229

Elastic Friction Reducer Facilitates Proppant Transport and FR Residual Analysis Provides Insight into Potential Formation Damage

L. Xu, J.W. Ogle, T.A. Collier, J. French, Halliburton; R. Nichols, Le Norman Operating

1100 195192

Does Higher Viscosity Improve Proppant Transport?

T. Galindo, GeoKimika Oil & Gas

Alternate 195205

Prevent Fouling and Corrosion During Mill-out Operations: Case Studies

T. Galindo, GeoKimika Oil & Gas

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Wednesday, April 10, 08:30 - 11:30

05 Drilling I:  Drilling Operations

Room C

Session Chairpersons: Mark A. Parker, Halliburton Energy Services Group / Jason Goss, Tres Management

TimePaper #Presentation
0830 195237

Combining State-of-the-Art Hybrid Bits and Positive Displacement Motors Saves  $863,670 CAD Over 20 Wells in Northern Alberta, Canada

M. Hurlburt, Athabasca Corporation; J.L. Quintero, R. Bradshaw, A.J. Belloso Damiano, Baker Hughes, a GE company; E. Cripps, Baker Hughes a GE company; D. Blakney, D. Glass, Baker Hughes, a GE Company

0900 195216

Do we need an Intelligent Makeup Solutions for modern Rotary Shouldered Connections?

C. Teodoriu, University of Oklahoma

0930 195189

Application of an Innovative Drilling Simulator Set Up to Test Inhibitive Mud Systems for Drilling High Clay Shales

N. Konate, Well Construction Technology Center; C.P. Ezeakacha, S. Salehi, University of Oklahoma; M. Mokhtari, University of Louisiana At Lafayette

1030 195182

Design and Development of a Novel Fluid Loss Additive for Invert Emulsion Drilling Fluids from a Renewable Raw Material

S. Maghrabi, D. Smith, A.S. Engel, J. Henry, J.J. Fandel, Ingevity Corporation

1100 195213

How to Avoid Bottom Hole Assembly Twist Off Challenges in Underreaming While Drilling Operations Using 4D Finite Element Analysis Modelling

O. Zhandayev, Schlumberger Logelco Inc; G. Ungaliyev, Schlumberger Logelco Inc.; B. James, Schlumberger; F. Verano, Smith Bits, A Schlumberger Company

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Wednesday, April 10, 8:30 - 11:30

06 Economics, Planning and Field Development

Room D

Session Chairpersons:  Johan Antonio Daal, Devon Energy Corporation / Aaron Renken, Devon Energy Corporation

TimePaper #Presentation
0830 195241

Well Spacing and Landing Zone Optimization to Improve Development Strategy - A Case Study from the STACK

P. Karam, J. Yang, K.M. Cozyris, T. Stephenson, X. An, Baker Hughes, a GE company; C. Jung, J. Jun, H. Lee, SK E&P Operations America

0900 195231

Uncertainty Analysis of Production Forecast in Permian Basin

A.O. Mabadeje, R. Ghanbarnezhad Moghanloo, University of Oklahoma

0930 195209

Evaluation of Small-Scale Gas-to-Liquid Economy Feasibility to Mitigate North Dakota Flaring Issue

P.M. Da Silva Sequeira, R.G. Moghanloo, The University of Oklahoma

1030 195233

Leveraging Improvements in Unitization to Reduce Mobilization Costs for Land Rigs

C. Carpenter, L. Richards, Montana Tech of The University of Montana

1100 195232

Adaptive Forecasting of Natural Gas Resources, Production, Infrastructure, and Prices

L. Virine, HSB Solomon Associates Canada

 Alternate 195202

Digital Technology Optimizes Unconventional Well Planning by Integrating Cross-Domain Expertise

C.A. Akpenyi, Schlumberger Technology Corp.; Z. Yuan, Schlumberger; D. Carson, Z. Hebert, Petro-Hunt

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Wednesday, April 10, 13:30 - 15:00

07 Completions II:  Fracturing Operations

Room B

Session Chairpersons:  Kristian M Cozyris, Baker Hughes / Kent Woner, Weatherford

TimePaper #Presentation
1400 195219

Fast-Loop Quantitative Analysis of Proppant Distribution Among Perforation Clusters

D. Kortukov, Schlumberger Well Completion & Productivity Group; M.J. Williams, Schlumberger

1430 195212

Identifying Well Treatment Candidates and Strategies for Enhancing Hydraulic Fractures System Complexity

B. Y. Jamaloei, NCS Multistage Inc.

1500 195221

Fracture Diagnostic using Distributed Temperature Measurements during Stimulation Fluid Flow-back

Y. Mao, M. Zeidouni, Louisiana State University; C. Godefroy, M. Gysen, ISP, Inc

1530 195196

Integrated Approach to Evaluate Rock Brittleness and Fracability for Hydraulic Fracturing Optimization in Shale Gas

M.I. Mohamed, Colorado School of Mines; M. Salah, Khalda Petroleum; Y.B. Coskuner, Colorado School of Mines; M.H. Ibrahim, Apache Corp.; C.D. Pieprzica, Apache Corp; E. Ozkan, Colorado School of Mines

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Wednesday, April 10, 13:30 - 15:30

08 Drilling II:  Well Construction

Room C

Session Chairpersons:  Kyle Massie, Red Bluff Resources / Jason David Hildebrand, Devon Energy

TimePaper #Presentation
1330 195197

Prediction of Lost Circulation Prior to Drilling for Induced Fractures Formations Using Artificial Neural Networks

H.H. Alkinani, A.T. Al-Hameedi, S. Dunn-Norman, M.M. Alkhamis, Missouri University of Science and Technology; R.A. Mutar, Ministry of Communications and Technology, Iraq

1400 195230

Transient Multiphase Analysis of Well Trajectory Effects in Production of Horizontal Unconventional Wells

N. Tran, H. Karami, University of Oklahoma

1430 195225

Assessing Mechanical Integrity of Expanding Cement

S. Salehi, University of Oklahoma; H. Patel, [email protected]; C. Teodoriu, University of Oklahoma

1500 195228

The Need of NMR Cement Properties Characterization and Lesson Learned

A.C. Ichim, F. K Saleh, C. Teodoriu, C.H. Sondergeld, University of Oklahoma

1530 195203

Numerical Study on Casing Integrity During Hydraulic Fracturing Shale Formation

X. Wu, University of Oklahoma; L. Han, S. Yang, Tubular Goods Research Institute of CNPC; F. Ying, Chengdu University of Technology; C. Teodoriu, X. Wu, The University of Oklahoma

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Wednesday, April 10, 13:30 - 15:30

09 Enhanced Oil Recovery

Room D

Session Chairpersons:  Ravimadhav N Vaidya, Devon Energy Corporation / Tyler Conner, Devon Energy

TimePaper #Presentation
1330 195194

Data-Driven Analysis of Natural Gas EOR in Unconventional Shale Oils

C. Temizel, Aera Energy LLC-EBS; K. Balaji, University of North Dakota; C.H. Canbaz, Ege University; Y. Palabiyik, Istanbul Technical University; R.A. Moreno, Smart Recovery; M. Rabiei, Z. Zhou, University of North Dakota; R. Ranjith, FAR Technologies

1400 195223

Mechanisms for Huff-n-Puff Cyclic Gas Injection into Unconventional Reservoirs

T. Hoffman, Montana Tech; J.M. Rutledge, QPlus Energy LLC

1430 195240

Modeling Inter-well Fracture Interference and Huff-N-Puff Pressure Containment in Eagle Ford using EDFM

M.X. Fiallos, W. Yu, R. Ganjdanesh, The University of Texas At Austin; E.C. Kerr, EP ENERGY; K. Sepehrnoori, The University of Texas At Austin; J. Miao, SimTech LLC; R. Ambrose, EP Energy

1500 195179

Rapid Flood Operation Analysis and Optimization: A Case Study from the Midland Basin

G. Liu, A. Bruns, G. Murrell, Baker Hughes, A GE Company

1530 195211

Extension of Oil Well Economic Life By Simultaneous Production of Oil and Electricity

K. Wang, X. Wu, University of Oklahoma

Alternate 195185

Gas Huff and Puff process in Eagle Ford shale: recovery mechanism study and optimization

L. Wang, W. Yu, The University of Texas at Austin

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