2007 Unconventional Resources

An Integrated Framework for the Treatment and Management of Produced Water

Subcontractor: Colorado School of Mines

Principal Investigator: Jorg Drewes
Project Number Project Status
07122-12 Completed
RPSEA Project Manager: Kent Perry
Participants
Kennedy/Jenks Consultants, Inc.; Argonne National Laboratory; Pioneer Natural Resources; Chevron; Marathon Oil Company; Anadarko Petroleum Corporation; Pinnacle Gas Resources; Petroglyph Operating Company, Inc.; Water Research Foundation; Eltron Research and Development; Hydration Technologies; Sout
Period of Performance
Start Date End Date
September 19, 2008 June 30, 2011
Total Project Cost RPSEA Share Cost Share
$4,017,085.00 $1,560,393.00 $2,456,692.00
Project Objectives

The project objective was to develop a web-based selection and screening tool that would allow selection of the best fit for purpose technology for treating water produced with coalbed methane. This tool will have a broader application to other unconventional production as well.

Project Website: Produced Water Treatment and Beneficial Use Information Center
Reports
File Type Date
Technical Assessment of Produced Water Treatment Technologies - 1st Edition ( 1.7 MB ) Technology Status Assessment 11/09
An Integrated Framework for Treatment and Management of Produced Water ( 1.2 MB ) Final Report 06/11
An Integrated Framework for Treatment and Management of Produced Water ( 45.8 KB ) Technology Status Assessment 10/08
Presentations
Title: An Integrated Framework for Treatment and Management of Produced Water - 04/09 ( 1.5 MB )