Natural Gas Liquids

Swan Hills, AB to Beaver River, BC
An understanding of the hydrodynamics of the Devonian Wabamun and Mississippian Banff formations in this area of northern Alberta and northeastern British Columbia is an important...
Technical Study
August 1, 2012
Neuquén Basin, Argentina
The Cretaceous Vaca Muerta and Jurassic Los Molles formations are considered to be the principal source rocks for oil and natural gas in the Neuquén Basin of Argentina. The purpose of this...
Technical Study
January 1, 2012
Linking Well Performance to Completion Practices Using Statistical Analysis
Multivariate statistics can uncover hidden patterns in your data that link well performance to completion strategy.
Exploration Review
June 23, 2016
Kaybob/Willesden Green, AB
An analysis of Duvernay production in four sub-basins looks at initial productivity rates for gas, oil and condensate and indicates that notable production rates can be found beyond the...
Digest Spark
March 30, 2016
Blackbird Energy
The largest CO2 hydraulic fracture stimulation implemented in Canada yielded outstanding production test results in the Montney at Elmworth.
Significant Well
March 24, 2016
Bonavista Energy
The Spirit River resource gas play holds immense reserves, and Bonavista’s Morningside project demonstrates significant expansion of the play. In addition to the Falher channel...
Significant Well
February 25, 2016
The Perfect Storm
This 2015 exploration summary of Western Canada reviews the drilling activity and results in seven resource plays being exploited with horizontal drilling and multi-staged fracs. The...
Exploration Review
January 28, 2016
Anderson, AB
Tourmaline drilled a deviated, but not horizontal, wildcat to the Middle Mannville at Anderson. The initial flow rate from a commingled “Notikewin” completion was over 6.1 mmcf/d plus...
Digest Spark
January 20, 2016
Karr, AB
Geomechanics is one of the keys to drilling Montney horizontal wells in the Deep Basin at Karr, AB. In this study, a geomechanical model was developed to determine safe drilling mud weight...
Technical Study
May 1, 2014
Resources Needing Champions?
North America has a huge resource base, some of which can be tapped immediately as the need arises and some of which can be developed in the long term as new technology emerges.
Exploration Review
December 17, 2015