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Technical Papers List

2018

Novel Dewatering System Successfully Used in Remote Area of Kenya (AADE-18-FTCE-080)
Achieving Drilling & Development Targets in Remote Areas of East Africa through Fit-For-Purpose Planning (AADE-18-FTCE-104)

2017

The Missing Pressure Factor in Deepwater SBM (AADE-17-NTCE-052)
Evaluation of Measurement Techniques for Fluid Lubricity in the Laboratory (AADE-17-NTCE-100)

2016

Integrated Solution for Drilling a Sidetrack High-Pressure Production Well (AADE-16-FTCE-55)

2015

ROP Enhancement in Shales through Osmotic Processes (SPE-IADC-173138-MS)

2012

Novel Technology Reduces Water Usage 44% While Increasing Drilling Efficiency in the Permian Basin (AADE-12-FTCE-60)

2009

Reducing Drilling Hours by up to 54% in the Barnett Shale (AADE NTCE-09-04)

2008

State-of-the-Art in Coalbed Methane Drilling Fluids (SPE-JPT-101231)

2007

Development and Field Results of a Unique Drilling Fluid Designed for Heavy Oil Sands Drilling

2006

Use of Amine-PHPA System to Drill High Reactive Shales in the Oritio Field in Colombia (SPE 10410-PP)
Optimization and Field Results of Polytar Drilling Fluid Nexen-Opti Long Lake SAGD

2003

Taking the Guesswork Out of Centrifuges' Performance (CADE 2003-013)
Application of Amphoteric Cellulose Ethers in Drilling Fluids (SPE 80210)

2001

Using a System Cost Analysis to Quantify Drilling Fluids and Solids Control Costs (AADE 01-NC-HO-19)
Preventing Formation Impairment with a MicronAire Drilling Fluid System (AADE 01-NC-HO-49)
New Additive Lowers Costs and Improves Rheology in Water-Based Drilling Fluids (CADE 2001-024)

2000

Use of Silicate Mud to Control Borehole Stability and Overpressured Gas Formations in Northeastern British Colombia (SPE 59751)

1998

Development of the Pekisko Dolomite in the Bigory Field (SPE 39921)

1997

Potassium Sulfate Mud - Meeting the Needs of the Demanding Rainbow Lake Field (CADE 97-109)
Fluid Design to Meet Reservoir Issues - A Process (PETSOC 97-114)