PRTODAY / NewswireToday Free press release distribution service network

More news: Energy
Written by / Agency / Source: American Association of Petroleum Geologists

Check Ads Availability|e-mail Article


Are you the owner of this article?, Turn it PREMIUM with your LOGO instead - and make it 3rd party Ads-Free! within the next hour!

AAPG-HGS Deepwater and Ultra Deepwater Reservoirs Geoscience Technology Workshop to be Held in Houston - New event to present study results, new technologies for improved deepwater exploration, production, appraisal
AAPG-HGS Deepwater and Ultra Deepwater Reservoirs Geoscience Technology Workshop to be Held in Houston

 

NewswireToday - /newswire/ - Houston, TX, United States, 2010/01/21 - New event to present study results, new technologies for improved deepwater exploration, production, appraisal.

   
 
Your Banner Ad Here instead - Showing along with ALL Articles covering Energy Announcements

Replace these Affiliate Programs at ANYTIME! Your banner here within the next hour. Learn How!


 

Getting the oil and gas out of deep-water reservoirs in the Gulf of Mexico could be dramatically improved by closing technology gaps, according to the results of a study to be presented at the AAPG-HGS Deepwater and Ultra Deepwater Reservoirs Geoscience Technology Workshop to be held in Houston in mid-March. Accurate determination of how much oil and gas is in place could also be dramatically improved by employing new technology and new geological, geophysical, and engineering methods.

Closing technology gaps is possible with currently available means, but it takes a blend of engineering, geology, and geophysical expertise. Precisely how to achieve better results is the subject of more than 20 presentations by industry-recognized experts. Papers and posters will be presented in the 2-day event, and the focus of small-group discussions, which will follow each cluster of presentations.

What makes this event unique is the format which is heavily-focused on discussion and interaction to facilitate knowledge and technology transfer. Also unique is the analysis of just-released data from reservoir studies across the deepwater Gulf of Mexico.

The sessions focus on practical solutions to real-life problems:

Session 1: Challenges in Deep-Water Appraisal and Development
• What are the appraisal problems common to more than 30 deepwater reservoirs? How can new techniques help?
• Lookback Study: How well have we predicted reserves in the deepwater Gulf of Mexico?
• What are some of the connectivity issues in reservoirs?
• What are lessons learned in reservoir management?

Session 2: Deepwater Exploration Frontiers
• What are some of the regions with the biggest potential?
• What are the new technologies and techniques that are helping identify new reserves?
• How can we more accurately determine methane hydrate saturations?
• What are some of the barriers that new knowledge can eliminate?

Session 3: Practical Solutions to Deepwater Geophysical Issues
• Which new developments in imaging are most effective?
• How can we accurately depth-calibrate in the presence of salt?
• Which new acquisition technologies are most effective and where?

Session 4: The Value of Cross-Disciplinary Integration in Deepwater Exploration and Development
• What works and what does not as people, processes, and technology are integrated?
• What are some of the "big picture" issues that can be resolved by closing technology gaps?

The event is organized and hosted by AAPG (aapg.org), a worldwide geoscience organization, with more than 36,000 members worldwide, and Houston Geological Society, the world's largest local geological society, and will take place March 16-17, 2010, at the Norris Conference Center, CityCentre. For questions, call Dr. Susan Nash, Director of Education and Professional Development, AAPG.

 
 
Your Banner Ad Here instead - Showing along with ALL Articles covering Energy Announcements

Replace these Affiliate Programs at ANYTIME! Your banner here within the next hour. Learn How!


 

Written by / Agency / Source: American Association of Petroleum Geologists

 
 

Availability: All Regions (Including Int'l)

 

Traffic Booster: [/] Quick Newswire Today Visibility Checker

 

Distribution / Indexing: [+]

 
 
# # #
 
 
  Your Banner Ad showing on ALL
Energy articles,
CATCH Visitors via Your Competitors Announcements!


AAPG-HGS Deepwater and Ultra Deepwater Reservoirs Geoscience Technology Workshop to be Held in Houston

Company website links NOT available to basic submissions
It is OK to republish and/or LINK any newswire for any legitimate media purpose as long as you name Newswire Today and LINK as the source.
 
  Is this your article?
Activate ALL web links and social stream by Upgrading to Press Release PREMIUM Plan Now!

|
Publisher Contact: Susan Nash - AAPG.org 
918-584-2555
 
Newswire Today - PRZOOM / PRTODAY disclaims any content contained in this article. If you need/wish to contact the company who published the current release, you will need to contact them - NOT us. Issuers of articles are solely responsible for the accuracy of their content. Our complete disclaimer appears here.
IMPORTANT INFORMATION: Issuance, publication or distribution of this press release in certain jurisdictions could be subject to restrictions. The recipient of this press release is responsible for using this press release and the information herein in accordance with the applicable rules and regulations in the particular jurisdiction. This press release does not constitute an offer or an offering to acquire or subscribe for any American Association of Petroleum Geologists securities in any jurisdiction including any other companies listed or named in this release.

Energy via RSSAdd NewswireToday - PRZOOM Headline News to FeedBurner
Find who RetweetFollow @NewswireTODAY



Are you the owner of this article?, Turn it PREMIUM with your LOGO instead - and make it 3rd party Ads-Free! within the next hour!


Read Latest Articles From American Association of Petroleum Geologists / Company Profile


Read Energy Most Recent Related Newswires:

GE’s Energy Ecosystem Reveals Innovative Energy Solutions and Transformation Ideas to Help Meet Vietnam 2030 Power Targets
GE Launches OnBoard* - an Integrated Service Offering for Offshore Oil and Gas Water Treatment
Enel Begins Operations of New 150 MW Wind Farm in the United States
GE Announces Clarke Energy as a Jenbacher Gas Engines Distributor for an Additional Six Countries in Africa
ABB At Hannover Messe 2017 - Showcasing Customer Value in the Digital Age
Nord Stream 2 AG and European Energy Companies Sign Financing Agreements
GE Completes Acquisition of LM Wind Power
Enel Starts Construction of 300 MW Red Dirt Wind Farm in United States
ET Solar and DSM Announce Strategic Partnership to Accelerate Market Penetration of PV Modules Featuring Unique Sustainable and Durable Backsheets
El Lago Named 'Green Power Community' in Texas by U.S. EPA
GE and Southern California Edison Debut World’s First Battery-Gas Turbine Hybrid
GE Successfully Installed the First Unit of 1,500-Volt Solar Inverter in Japan
ENGIE Wins A 338 MWp Solar Project in India
GE & MGH Mark Commercial Operations of 9F Gas Turbines At Baghdad Power Plant
ENGIE and Axium Secure 50-year Comprehensive Energy Management Contract with The Ohio State University in the US

Boost Your Social Network
& Crowdfunding Campaigns


LIFETIME SOCIAL MEDIA WALL
NewswireToday Celebrates 10 Years in Business


PREMIUM Members


Visit  La Bella Bakery Artisan Bakery Arizona

Visit  JobsWare.com





 
  ©2017 Newswire Today — Limelon Advertising, Co.
Home | About | Advertise/Pricing | Contact | Investors | Privacy/TOS | Sitemap | FRANCAIS
newswire, PR free press releases distribution service magazines engine news alert newsroom press room breaking news public relations articles company news alerts newswiredistribution ezine bizentrepreneur biznewstoday digital business report market search pr firms agencies reports distri-bution today investor relation successful internet entrepreneurs newswire distribution prtoday.com freenewswiredistribution asianewstoday bizwiretoday USA pr UK today - NOT affiliated with PRNewswire as we declined their partnership offer in 2013
 
PRTODAY & NewswireTODAY are NOT affiliated with USA TODAY (usatoday.com)