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 November 8, 2011 in Lawrence, Kansas at The University of Kansas.

This RPSEA conference will take place at three locations, the first being in Bakersfield, California. The other two locations are Lawrence, Kansas and Golden, Colorado on November 30. Click here to attend the Golden location.  Please make sure to register on the correct day you want to attend. There is a $10 cost to attend this conference.

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

Preliminary Agenda
8-9 a.m. Continental Breakfast

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

9:30-10 a.m. Improvement of Fracturing in Gas Shales

Ming Gu - The University of Texas at Austin

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 Reservoirs
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
Jagan Mahadevan - The University of Texas at Austin

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


Organizer Charlotte Schroeder


Tue, Nov. 8, 2011
8 a.m. - 4 p.m.
(GMT-0600) US/Central

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The University of Kansas - Adams Alumni Center/Summerfield Room
1266 Oread Ave
Lawrence, Kansas 66045-3169