Shale Oil and Gas Handbook

Shale Oil and Gas Handbook: Theory, Technologies, and Challenges provides users with information on how shale oil and gas exploration has revolutionized today’s energy industry. As activity has boomed and job growth continues to increase, training in this area for new and experienced engineers is essential. This book provides comprehensive information on both the engineering design and research aspects of this emerging industry. Covering the full spectrum of basic definitions, characteristics, drilling techniques, and processing and extraction technologies, the book is a great starting point to educate oil and gas personnel on today’s shale industry. Critical topics covered include characterization of shale gas, theory and methods, typical costs, and obstacles for exploration and drilling, R&D and technology development in shale production, EOR methods in shale oil reservoirs, and the current status and impending challenges for shale oil and gas, including the inevitable future prospects relating to worldwide development. Reveals all the basic information needed to quickly understand today’s shale oil and gas industry, including advantages and disadvantages, equipment and costs, flow diagrams, and processing stages Evenly distributes coverage between oil and gas into two parts, as well as upstream and downstream content Provides a practical handbook with real-world case studies and problem examples, including formulas and calculations

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  • Author : Sohrab Zendehboudi
  • Publisher : Gulf Professional Publishing
  • Pages : 426 pages
  • ISBN : 0128021136
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Shale Oil and Gas Handbook

Shale Oil and Gas Handbook
  • Author : Sohrab Zendehboudi,Alireza Bahadori
  • Publisher : Gulf Professional Publishing
  • Release : 19 November 2016
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Shale Oil and Gas Handbook: Theory, Technologies, and Challenges provides users with information on how shale oil and gas exploration has revolutionized today’s energy industry. As activity has boomed and job growth continues to increase, training in this area for new and experienced engineers is essential. This book provides comprehensive information on both the engineering design and research aspects of this emerging industry. Covering the full spectrum of basic definitions, characteristics, drilling techniques, and processing and extraction technologies, the

Handbook of Offshore Oil and Gas Operations

Handbook of Offshore Oil and Gas Operations
  • Author : James G. Speight
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 22 October 2014
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Handbook of Offshore Oil and Gas Operations is an authoritative source providing extensive up-to-date coverage of the technology used in the exploration, drilling, production, and operations in an offshore setting. Offshore oil and gas activity is growing at an expansive rate and this must-have training guide covers the full spectrum including geology, types of platforms, exploration methods, production and enhanced recovery methods, pipelines, and envinronmental managment and impact, specifically worldwide advances in study, control, and prevention of the industry's impact

Deep Shale Oil and Gas

Deep Shale Oil and Gas
  • Author : James G. Speight
  • Publisher : Gulf Professional Publishing
  • Release : 10 September 2016
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Natural gas and crude oil production from hydrocarbon rich deep shale formations is one of the most quickly expanding trends in domestic oil and gas exploration. Vast new natural gas and oil resources are being discovered every year across North America and one of those new resources comes from the development of deep shale formations, typically located many thousands of feet below the surface of the Earth in tight, low permeability formations. Deep Shale Oil and Gas provides an introduction

Unconventional Oil and Gas Resources Handbook

Unconventional Oil and Gas Resources Handbook
  • Author : Y Zee Ma,Stephen Holditch
  • Publisher : Gulf Professional Publishing
  • Release : 06 October 2015
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Unconventional Oil and Gas Resources Handbook: Evaluation and Development is a must-have, helpful handbook that brings a wealth of information to engineers and geoscientists. Bridging between subsurface and production, the handbook provides engineers and geoscientists with effective methodology to better define resources and reservoirs. Better reservoir knowledge and innovative technologies are making unconventional resources economically possible, and multidisciplinary approaches in evaluating these resources are critical to successful development. Unconventional Oil and Gas Resources Handbook takes this approach, covering a wide

Standard Handbook of Petroleum and Natural Gas Engineering:

Standard Handbook of Petroleum and Natural Gas Engineering:
  • Author : William C. Lyons
  • Publisher : Gulf Professional Publishing
  • Release : 16 October 1996
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Petroleum engineering now has its own true classic handbook that reflects the profession's status as a mature major engineering discipline. Formerly titled the Practical Petroleum Engineer's Handbook, by Joseph Zaba and W.T. Doherty (editors), this new, completely updated two-volume set is expanded and revised to give petroleum engineers a comprehensive source of industry standards and engineering practices. It is packed with the key, practical information and data that petroleum engineers rely upon daily. The result of a fifteen-year effort,

Handbook of Industrial Hydrocarbon Processes

Handbook of Industrial Hydrocarbon Processes
  • Author : James G. Speight
  • Publisher : Gulf Professional Publishing
  • Release : 24 December 2010
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Written by an author with over 38 years of experience in the chemical and petrochemical process industry, this handbook will present an analysis of the process steps used to produce industrial hydrocarbons from various raw materials. It is the first book to offer a thorough analysis of external factors effecting production such as: cost, availability and environmental legislation. An A-Z list of raw materials and their properties are presented along with a commentary regarding their cost and availability. Specific processing operations

Fracking: A Reference Handbook

Fracking: A Reference Handbook
  • Author : David E. Newton
  • Publisher : ABC-CLIO
  • Release : 16 January 2015
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The use of fracking is a tremendously important technology for the recovery of oil and gas, but the advantages and costs of fracking remain controversial. This book examines the issues and social, economic, political, and legal aspects of fracking in the United States. • Provides readers with a complete historical review of the origins, development, and expansion of the use of fracking • Explains the technical principles related to the use of fracking in clear, nontechnical language • Presents an unbiased review of

Unconventional Oil and Gas Resources

Unconventional Oil and Gas Resources
  • Author : Usman Ahmed,D. Nathan Meehan
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 05 April 2016
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As the shale revolution continues in North America, unconventional resource markets are emerging on every continent. In the next eight to ten years, more than 100,000 wells and one- to two-million hydraulic fracturing stages could be executed, resulting in close to one trillion dollars in industry spending. This growth has prompted professionals experienced in conventional oil and gas exploitation and development to acquire practical knowledge of the unconventional realm. Unconventional Oil and Gas Resources: Exploitation and Development provides a comprehensive understanding

Natural Gas

Natural Gas
  • Author : James G. Speight
  • Publisher : Gulf Professional Publishing
  • Release : 26 November 2018
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Natural Gas: A Basic Handbook, Second Edition provides the reader with a quick and accessible introduction to a fuel source/industry that is transforming the energy sector. Written at an introductory level, but still appropriate for engineers and other technical readers, this book provides an overview of natural gas as a fuel source, including its origins, properties and composition. Discussions include the production of natural gas from traditional and unconventional sources, the downstream aspects of the natural gas industry. including

Natural Gas Engineering Handbook

Natural Gas Engineering Handbook
  • Author : Boyan Guo,Ali Ghalambor
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release : 14 April 2014
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The demand for energy consumption is increasing rapidly. To avoid the impending energy crunch, more producers are switching from oil to natural gas. While natural gas engineering is well documented through many sources, the computer applications that provide a crucial role in engineering design and analysis are not well published, and emerging technologies, such as shale gas drilling, are generating more advanced applications for engineers to utilize on the job. To keep producers updated, Boyun Guo and Ali Ghalambor have

Unconventional Resources in India: The Way Ahead

Unconventional Resources in India: The Way Ahead
  • Author : Shivanjali Sharma,Amit Saxena,Neha Saxena
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release : 16 September 2019
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This book addresses unconventional hydrocarbon resources in India and the prospects for their exploitation. Each chapter focuses on a particular unconventional resource, including gas hydrates, coal bed methane and shale, while the book as a whole takes into account the government’s projections concerning these resources. The book provides readers with essential information on the nation’s energy requirements, methods of exploiting its available unconventional resources, and their contribution to meeting India’s energy requirements. It also addresses the various

Oil Shale Technical Data Handbook

Oil Shale Technical Data Handbook
  • Author : Perry Nowacki
  • Publisher : William Andrew
  • Release : 02 July 1981
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INTRODUCTION. OIL SHALE RESOURCES. OIL SHALE, SHALE OIL, SHALE GAS COMPOSITION AND PROPERTIES. MINING, CRUSHING, AND ORE TRANSPORTATION. RETORTING AND OTHER RECOVERY METHODS. SHALE OIL UPGRADING. WATER IN OIL SHALE PROCESSING. RETORTED SHALE DISPOSAL. PIPELINE TRANSPORTATION. MARKETS FOR SHALE OIL.

Air and Gas Drilling Manual

Air and Gas Drilling Manual
  • Author : William C. Lyons,James H. Stanley,Francisco J. Sinisterra,Tom Weller
  • Publisher : Gulf Professional Publishing
  • Release : 14 October 2020
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Air and Gas Drilling Manual, Fourth Edition: Applications for Oil, Gas and Geothermal Fluid Recovery Wells, and Specialized Construction Boreholes, and the History and Advent of the Directional DTH delivers the fundamentals and current methods needed for engineers and managers engaged in drilling operations. Packed with updates, this reference discusses the engineering modelling and planning aspects of underbalanced drilling, the impacts of technological advances in high angle and horizontal drilling, and the importance of new production from shale. in addition,

Hydraulic Fracturing (Fracking) - Procedures, Issues, and Benefits

Hydraulic Fracturing (Fracking) - Procedures, Issues, and Benefits
  • Author : Okon Obo, PhD
  • Publisher : Okon Obo, PhD
  • Release : 08 June 2015
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Hydraulic Fracturing is a unique oil and gas reservoir stimulation technique that has positioned itself as the industry’s choice for developing Tight/Shale Oil and Gas fields. Together with horizontal well, this technology unlocks impervious shale rocks - releasing crude oil and natural gas that otherwise would not have been possible by using conventional exploration and production methods. This detailed 2nd Edition has many illustrations, giving readers solid foundation in the procedures, issues, benefits, and reverse benefits associated with