Archive of Texas PTTC Workshops

Field-Oriented Research Projects for Independents

February 6, 2002, Tyler, Texas

"DOE's National Energy Technology Laboratory (NETL): Stripper Well Consortium and Programs Targeting Independents." Gary Covatch, Strategic Cente for Natural Gas, NETL, Morgantown, and Jim Barnes, National Petroleum Technology Office, NETL, Tulsa.

"Electrical Generation Using Non-Salable Low BTU Natural Gas." Walt North, RMC Consultants, Inc., on behalf of American Warrior, Tulsa.

"Marginal Expense Oil Well Wireless Monitoring." Walt North, RMC Consultants, Inc., on behalf of Hunter Living Trust, Tulsa.

"Quick Method to Evaluate Waterflood Potential of Denver–Julesberg Basin Reservoirs." Bill Weiss for Coral Production Company.

"Solving the Shugart Queen Sand Penasco Unit Declining Production Problem." Bill Weiss for MNA Enterprises.

"Longer-Term DOE-Funded Drilling, Completion, and Stimulation R&D." Roy Long, National Petroleum Technology Office, NETL, Tulsa.

"Identifying Underperforming Wells Using SWARM Software (Production History and Location Relationships)." Ron MacDonald, Schlumberger-Holditch Reservoir Technologies, Pittsburgh.

"Selection and Treatment of Stripper Gas Wells for Production Enhancement in the Midcontinent." Scott Reeves, Advanced Resources International, Houston.

"Detecting Morrow Reservoirs with Seismic Shear (S) Waves." Bob Hardage, UT Bureau of Economic Geology.

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