Enhanced Oil Recovery

Unconventional , Field Development , Artificial Lift , Enhanced Oil Recovery

Houston’s Helix Energy Solutions Lands Long-term Field Decommissioning Project in Brazil

Located in the Campos Basin, the project is expected to commence in late 2022 for a firm period of 12 months with multiple customer options to extend.

February 16, 2022

Company Profiles , Emissions , Enhanced Oil Recovery , Midstream

Executive Q&A: Denbury’s Road from EOR to CCUS

Denbury Inc.’s President and CEO, Chris Kendall, is proud of his company’s history with EOR. Now, he knows that commitment has put the company in a leadership position when it comes to carbon capture and sequestration.

January 31, 2022

Exploration & Production , Technology , Enhanced Oil Recovery

Hidden Opportunities in Brazil’s Mature Fields

Operators overlooking the potential in mature fields could be missing out on increased returns and productivity, according to Brazil’s top operators.

January 25, 2022

Business , Policy & Regulations , Energy Transition , Enhanced Oil Recovery

US Lawmaker Introduces Bill to Eliminate 45Q Carbon Credits for Oil Recovery

The bill has little chance of being adopted into law, but reflects deep political divisions in Congress over whether and how carbon capture can be used as a tool in the fight against climate change.

December 13, 2021

Business , Exploration & Production , Emissions , Energy Transition , Enhanced Oil Recovery , Midstream

Energy Transition Part IV: The Role of Fracking and EOR

How hydraulic fracturing and the case for driving carbon capture utilization and sequestration forward on the basis of EOR can help achieve a feasible energy transition.

November 29, 2021

Shale Plays , Digital Oilfield , Completions , Logistics , Enhanced Oil Recovery , Pressure Pumping

BJ Energy Solutions to Bring Next-gen Fracturing Technology to Canada

Since deployment in early 2021, the first TITAN fracturing fleet has pumped over 1,000 stages in the Haynesville, with over 22,000 hours of total pump time across the eight pump, 40,000 hydraulic horsepower fleet.

November 10, 2021

Exploration & Production , Enhanced Oil Recovery

How a Microbial EOR Process Can Bring New Life to Aging Fields

Properly designed microbial applications remediate and prevent scale and corrosion while reducing chemical requirements, improving EOR injection rates and extending an oil and gas reservoir’s life by years.

November 1, 2021

Legislation , Infrastructure , Emissions , Enhanced Oil Recovery

North Dakota Approves First Class VI Carbon Capture, Storage Project

This approval allows RTE to commercially capture (dehydrate and compress) and inject the 180,000-metric-ton-per-year CO2 stream into the Broom Creek Formation on RTE property for permanent geologic CO2 storage.

October 21, 2021

Exploration & Production , Drilling , Digital Oilfield , Completions , Artificial Lift , Enhanced Oil Recovery , Pressure Pumping , Well Stimulation , Water Management , Subsea

E&P's 2021 'Meritorious Awards for Engineering Innovation' Winning Technologies

An expert panel of judges has selected the top 20 upstream oil and gas industry projects and technologies that open new and better avenues to the complicated process of finding and producing hydrocarbons around the world.

October 19, 2021

Drilling , Enhanced Oil Recovery

Expandable Liner Accelerates Offshore Norway Multilateral Drilling

Coretrax recently undertook its first deployment of an expandable liner technology for a major Norwegian operator in one of the biggest natural gas fields in the Norwegian Continental Shelf, which also possesses significant quantities of oil in thin zones under the gas cap.

July 12, 2021