1 Nov, 2020

Introduction to Petroleum Exploration Techniques

Geology is a science that brings virtually every other scientific discipline to bear in its application, whether it is the sorting out of geologic events and processes or the exploration for important raw materials, such as oil and gas. This article gives an overview of the major factors and techniques involved in petroleum exploration.

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1 Aug, 2020

Oilfield Corrosion: Why does it happen & how can we detect it?

According to well documented oilfield industry data, 1 in 3 occurrences of equipment failures are related to types of corrosion. Corrosion is by far the most significant and troublesome mechanism in the oilfield.  It results in production shut-in and loss of revenue in addition to repair and remediation costs. Learn more about these different types of corrosion and how to detect them.

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1 Jun, 2020

The Relationship of Basic Geological Concepts to Petroleum Geology

This article discusses basic geologic principles, concepts and parameters that apply to the much narrower scope of petroleum. Without a comprehensive understanding of basic geological concepts and models, we cannot hope to be anything other than random in our approach to the efficient and safe development of petroleum resources.

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1 May, 2020

Introduction to Petroleum Reservoirs

In this Tip of the Month, you will learn more about the role of reservoir engineers, petroleum reservoir formation and occurrence, and distribution of hydrocarbon fluids in traps.

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1 Apr, 2020

Improving Supplier/Contractor Relationships on Projects: TPI to the Rescue!

This Tip of the Month dives into a study on how technical process integration (TPI) positively impacts operator-supplier relationships and discusses seven best practices for implementing TPI at your company.

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