Enhanced Oil Recovery

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

Field Development , Enhanced Oil Recovery

Pertamina Pushes EOR Project In Rokan Before Chevron’s Exit

The Indonesian company fears production from aging fields could slip further if EOR projects are not implemented.

August 27, 2019

Investment , Health, Safety & Environment , Emissions , Shale Plays , Enhanced Oil Recovery

Occidental Partnership To Build Permian Basin CO2 Removal Plant

Occidental Petroleum is partnering with Canada-based Carbon Engineering to build a new multimillion-dollar direct air capture plant in the Permian Basin.

May 23, 2019

Completions , Enhanced Oil Recovery

Placing A Priority On EOR

Shale’s lure of quick returns has put EOR on the bench, but some companies prefer the long game.

April 9, 2019

Private Equity , Investment , Enhanced Oil Recovery

Canadian CO2 Removal Firm Backed By Chevron, Occidental Secures Financing To Expand

Carbon Engineering has exceeded its financing target which will enable it to deploy its first commercial operation to remove CO₂ directly from the air.

March 22, 2019