Enhanced Oil Recovery

Company Profiles , DUG Bakken and Rockies , Unconventional , Health, Safety & Environment , Shale Plays , Enhanced Oil Recovery

Executive Q&A: Hess’ Bakken Outlook For 2020

Dougie McMichael, director of Bakken well factory planning and execution at Hess, expands on the company’s productivity and the technology drivers in the play in this one-on-one interview with Jessica Morales at the recent DUG Bakken & Rockies Conference & Exhibition in Denver.

March 3, 2020

Emissions , Technology , Enhanced Oil Recovery

E&P Industry Pulse: Emergence Of Carbon Capture Technologies

Global and domestic initiatives facilitate emissions capture for storage and reuse in energy development.

February 26, 2020

Investment , Legislation , Health, Safety & Environment , Emissions , Enhanced Oil Recovery

Carbon Capture Advocates Still Waiting For Way Forward

The IRS and U.S. Treasury Dept. have not yet issued final rules on exactly how to implement these credits, causing proponents of carbon capture, use and storage technology a great deal of frustration.

February 24, 2020

Exploration & Production , Enhanced Oil Recovery

E&P Momentum: Déjà Vu All Over Again

Cyclic gas injection as a form of EOR is producing 80% to 100% gains in incremental oil in the Eagle Ford Shale.

December 27, 2019

Company Profiles , Exploration & Production , Shale Plays , Enhanced Oil Recovery

Shale EOR: Found Oil

Tight-rock operators are testing EOR ideas to produce more oil where they’ve already made hole. Here are some of their findings.

December 18, 2019

Exploration & Production , Shale Plays , Technology , Drilling , Digital Oilfield , Enhanced Oil Recovery

E-fracs, Refracs And The Role Of Digital Technologies

Recovering more for less is the ultimate goal for operators and service companies.

December 16, 2019

Earnings , Shale Plays , Enhanced Oil Recovery , Pressure Pumping

U.S. Silica Sees Lower Frac Sand Demand, Shares Tumble

While sand sales to oil and gas customers fell 1% sequentially, pricing was "significantly lower" with new mines coming online in West Texas and overcrowding the market.

October 29, 2019

Unconventional , Shale Plays , Enhanced Oil Recovery

EOG Boosts Production With EOR Program In Eagle Ford

Research shows the company has been able to yield up to 80% more oil in the Eagle Ford from its gas injection process.

October 21, 2019

Drilling , Completions , Enhanced Oil Recovery , Water Management

Well Interaction Data Can Foster Ideal Parent-Child Relationship

Experts at DUG Eagle Ford said data is the gateway to mitigating parent-child well interference and returning productivity.

October 7, 2019

Field Development , Enhanced Oil Recovery

Pertamina Lines Up EOR Projects For Aging Fields

The company will use surfactant polymer injection in the Tanjung Field to pump oil from reservoirs that can’t be extracted through the conventional methods.

September 24, 2019