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Applied Petroleum Reservoir Engineering, Third Edition

Applied Petroleum Reservoir Engineering, Third Edition

By: Ronald E. Terry; J. Brandon Rogers

Publisher: Prentice Hall

Publication Date: 08-AUG-2014

Insert Date: 25-JUN-2014

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This is the Rough Cut version of the printed book. The Definitive Guide to Petroleum Reservoir Engineering–Now Fully Updated to Reflect New Technologies and Easier Calculation Methods Craft and Hawkins’ classic introduction to petroleum reservoir engineering is now fully updated for new technologies and methods, preparing students and practitioners to succeed in the modern industry. In Applied Petroleum Reservoir Engineering, Third Edition, renowned expert Ronald E. Terry and project engineer J. Brandon Rogers review the history of reservoir engineering, define key terms, carefully...

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Advances in Biorefineries

Advances in Biorefineries

By: Keith W. Waldron

Publisher: Woodhead Publishing

Publication Date: 28-APR-2014

Insert Date: 05-JUN-2014

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Biorefineries are an essential technology in converting biomass into biofuels or other useful materials. Advances in Biorefineries provides a comprehensive overview of biorefining processing techniques and technologies and the biofuels and other materials produced. Part one focuses on methods of optimising the biorefining process and assessing its environmental and economic impact. It also looks at current and developing technologies for producing value-added materials. Part two goes on to explore these materials with a focus on biofuels and other value added products. It considers...

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High Acid Crudes

High Acid Crudes

By: James G. Speight

Publisher: Gulf Professional Publishing

Publication Date: 15-MAY-2014

Insert Date: 05-JUN-2014

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High Acid Crudes quickly gets the refinery manager and all other relative personnel up to date on this particular type of feedstock by providing an overview and relevant details of the identification of high acid crudes and their influence on the refinery’s process units, especially regarding corrosion potential. Covering the types, effects on the various refining units, and proper acid stripping techniques, High Acid Crudes effectively trains refinery personnel with a quick reference guide for day-to-day use in today’s refineries. Due to their discounted value but potential for...

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Tragedy in the Gulf of Mexico

Tragedy in the Gulf

By: George Catalano

Publisher: Morgan & Claypool Publishers

Publication Date: 06-JUN-2010

Insert Date: 03-SEP-2013

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The recent tragedy in the Gulf of Mexico and resultant ethical consequences for the engineering profession are introduced and discussed. The need for a new engineering ethic is identified and introduced based upon advancements in science, complex systems and eco-philosophy. Motivations for introducing a new ethic rather than modifying existing ethics are also discussed. Table of Contents: Tragedy in the Gulf / Tragedy Unfolding / Engineering Ethics / Complex Systems / Quantum Mechanics / Evolving Principles of the Universe / A New Engineering Ethic / Epilogue ...

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Petroleum Production Systems, Second Edition

Petroleum Production Systems, Second Edition

By: Michael J. Economides; A. Daniel Hill; Christine Ehlig-Economides; Ding Zhu

Publisher: Prentice Hall

Publication Date: 25-SEP-2012

Insert Date: 07-JUL-2012

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The Definitive Guide to Petroleum Production Systems–Now Fully Updated With the Industry’s Most Valuable New Techniques Petroleum Production Systems, Second Edition, is the comprehensive source for clear and fundamental methods for about modern petroleum production engineering practice. Written by four leading experts, it thoroughly introduces modern principles of petroleum production systems design and operation, fully considering the combined behavior of reservoirs, surface equipment, pipeline systems, and storage facilities. Long considered the definitive text for production engineers,...

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Petroleum Engineer's Guide to Oil Field Fluids

Petroleum Engineer's Guide to Oil Field Fluids

By: Johannes Fink

Publisher: Gulf Professional Publishing

Publication Date: 01-MAY-2011

Insert Date: 09-APR-2012

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Oilfield chemical demand has risen 4.3 percent annually through 2011. Gains will be driven by a rise in rig counts, more use of well stimulation and enhanced oil recovery (EOR) methods and more deepwater drilling and production. Working Guide to Oil Field Chemicals is a guide to the benefits and trade-offs of numerous oil field chemicals used in the petroleum and natural gas industry today. Oil field chemicals are gaining increasing importance, as the resources of crude oil are decreasing. An increasing demand of more sophisticated methods in the exploitation of the natural resources...

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Petroleum Reservoir Engineering Practice

Petroleum Reservoir Engineering Practice

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Publisher: Prentice Hall

Publication Date: 14-SEP-2010

Insert Date: 01-JUL-2010

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The Complete, Up-to-Date, Practical Guide to Modern Petroleum Reservoir Engineering This is a complete, up-to-date guide to the practice of petroleum reservoir engineering, written by one of the world’s most experienced professionals. Dr. Nnaemeka Ezekwe covers topics ranging from basic to advanced, focuses on currently acceptable practices and modern techniques, and illuminates key concepts with realistic case histories drawn from decades of working on petroleum reservoirs worldwide. Dr. Ezekwe begins by discussing the sources and applications of basic rock and fluid properties data....

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Applied Subsurface Geological Mapping with Structural Methods, Second Edition

Applied Subsurface Geological Mapping with Structural Methods, Second Edition

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Publisher: Prentice Hall

Publication Date: 16-AUG-2002

Insert Date: 22-AUG-2008

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Applied Subsurface Geological Mapping, With Structural Methods, 2nd Edition is the practical, up-to-the-minute guide to the use of subsurface interpretation, mapping, and structural techniques in the search for oil and gas resources. Two of the industry's leading consultants present systematic coverage of the field's key principles and newest advances, offering guidance that is valuable for both exploration and development activities, as well as for "detailed" projects in maturely developed areas. Fully updated and expanded, this edition combines extensive information from the published...