5 Dec, 2017

How Does Horizontal Well Planning Differ from Other Directional Wells?

In this Tip of the Month (TOTM) you will learn about the steps of horizontal well planning including determining target constraints, build rate, tangent section and more.

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6 Nov, 2017

What You Should Know as a New Petroleum Employee About Wildcat Wells and Exploration

As a new member of the petroleum industry, there are a few things you should know about wildcat wells and exploration. This Tip of the Month (TOTM) explains why wildcat wells are an essential part of the exploration process and how the current environment of the industry effects exploration and wildcat efforts.

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2 Oct, 2017

Reduce Non-productive Time by Understanding Differential Sticking

This Subsurface Tip of the Month (TOTM) focuses on how to reduce non-productive time by understanding differential sticking. Learn about the five events that cause differential sticking, the conditions in which they occur and actions that can be taken to prevent differential sticking from developing.

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14 Sep, 2017

Building Value through an understanding of Basic Petroleum Technology in Conventional and Unconventional E&P

Basic Petroleum Technology is a multi-disciplinary course that appeals to many different groups of participants. Get an inside look at the course, its participants and the learning environment.

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1 Sep, 2017

Introduction to Artificial Lift

This Subsurface Tip of the Month (TOTM) is an introduction to artificial lift. It describes the six major forms of artificial lift, how they operate, and how to choose between pumping and gas lift techniques.

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