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Getting through some Challenging Formations
Wellbore instability manifests itself in several forms including over gauge hole, irregular hole shape and complete loss of mechanical hole integrity. This article discusses the origins,...
Feature Article
November 19, 2015
Renaissance of an Old Field Through Horizontal Drilling
The Glauconitic Hoadley Barrier Gas play has produced gas and liquids for decades and continues to do so as improvements to drilling and completions technologies allow more rock to be...
Exploration Review
October 22, 2015
Quarterly Results Comparison to June 30, 2015
Productivity in seven significant Canadian resource plays is compared between Q2 2014 and Q2 2015, and activity and production is tracked from 2007 to 2015. The variation between and within...
Feature Article
October 22, 2015
The Impact on Completion and Production
Sometimes assuming a planar hydraulic fracture may be akin to considering a spherical cow in a vacuum. This article reviews many of the mechanisms that can cause non-planar fracture...
Geomechanical Insights
September 24, 2015
Enerplus
A “sweet-spot” in Enerplus’ Wilrich development project at Ansell achieves an average pad development rate of 10 mmcf/d per well.
Significant Well
September 24, 2015
Tourmaline Oil
Tourmaline Montney play achieves very high flow rates, significant cost reductions, and additional liquids and gas reserves in the lower turbidite zone. Win! Win! Win!
Significant Well
September 24, 2015
Mother Nature’s Gift or Father Nurture’s Innovation?
This review compares and contrasts the Montney geology, hydrogeology, geothermics, production, and completions practices in the NEBC Groundbirch-Dawson and Swan-Elmworth plays. The effects...
Exploration Review
August 27, 2015
Tourmaline Oil
Tourmaline has revealed a new high rate, liquids-rich Montney fairway between the Dawson Creek and Parkland developments.
Significant Well
August 27, 2015
Tourmaline Oil
The Wilrich delivers flow rates over 10 mmcf/d in multiple Tourmaline wells at Smoky/Leland.
Significant Well
July 23, 2015
Proppant Types (Sand/Resin-Coated/Ceramic), Sizes and Volumes
As completions using multi-stage hydraulic fracturing are more widely employed to develop oil and gas production, their success rests on the support of proppants. This article provides an...
Technology Update
July 23, 2015

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