RPSEA Onshore Production Conference: Technological Keys to Unlocking Additional Reserves

RPSEA is pleased to announce the RPSEA ONSHORE PRODUCTION CONFERENCE: TECHNOLOGICAL KEYS TO UNLOCKING ADDITIONAL RESERVES a conference to disseminate results from the RPSEA Small Producer Program. The event will take place October 11, 2011 in Bakersfield California, at the Four Points Sheraton.  

This RPSEA conference will take place at three locations, the first being in Bakersfield, California. The other two locations will be Lawrence, Kansas on November 8 and Golden, Colorado on November 30. To attend the Kansas location, click Lawrence. More information will be forthcoming on the Colorado location. Please make sure to register on the correct day you want to attend. There is no cost for this meeting.

RPSEA has an active research program with a current portfolio of projects all targeting technology that will benefit the onshore producing community.  This conference offers an ideal opportunity to hear the latest perspectives and exchange ideas with industry experts.

Technology Topics:

Oil Field Access Road Technology

· Produced Water Handling

· Enhanced Oil Recovery

· Regulatory Requirement Satisfaction

Reservations are available at the Four Points Sheraton for the corporate rate, $84, under the RPSEA Small Producer Conference if made by September 26. The rate is good for October 10 and 11, 2011.

Preliminary Agenda
8-9 a.m.                     Continental Breakfast

9-9:30 a.m.                 Welcome and Introduction       
Bob Siegfried & Charlotte Schroeder, RPSEA

9:30-10 a.m.               Field Site Testing of Oil Field Access Roads
Frank Platt – Texas A&M University

10-10:30 a.m.             Reducing Impacts of New PIT Rules on Small Producers
Robert Balch - New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology

10:30-11 a.m.             Break

11-11:30 a.m.             Cost-Effective Treatment of Produced Water Using Co-Produced Energy Sources for Small Producers
                                  Shanker Muraleedharan – New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology

11:30 a.m.-Noon         Enhancing oil recovery from mature reservoirs using a 
                                  Lateral and GABI Sensor
                                  Lynn Watney – The University of Kansas

Noon-1 p.m.               Working Lunch

1-1:30 p.m.                 Commercial Exploitation and the Origin of Residual Oil 
                                  Zones: Developing a Case History in the Permian Basin of 
                                  New Mexico and West Texas
                                  Bob Trentham – The University of Texas Permian Basin

1:30-2 p.m.                 Near Miscible CO2 Application to Improve Oil Recovery 
                                  for Small Producers
                                  Jyun-Syung Tsau – The University of Kansas

2-2:30 p.m.                 Break

2:30-3 p.m.                 Characterization of Potential Sites for Near Miscible CO2 
                                  Applications to Improve Oil Recovery in Arbuckle 
                                  Jyun-Syung Tsau - The University of Kansas

3-3:30 p.m.                 Field Demonstration of Alkaline Surfactant Polymer 
                                  Floods in Mature Oil Reservoirs Brookshire Dome, Texas
                                              Bo Gao - The University of Texas at Austin

3:30- 4 p.m.                Discussion and Close 


Organizer Charlotte Schroeder


Tue, Oct. 11, 2011
8 a.m. - 4 p.m.
(GMT-0800) US/Pacific

Event has ended


Four Points Sheraton
5101 California Avenue
Bakersfield, California 93309