2007 Unconventional Resources

Geological Foundation for Production of Natural Gas from Diverse Shale Formations

Subcontractor: Geological Survey of Alabama

Principal Investigator: Jack Pashin
Project Number Project Status
07122-17 Completed
RPSEA Project Manager: Kent Perry
Period of Performance
Start Date End Date
July 31, 2008 August 18, 2011
Total Project Cost RPSEA Share Cost Share
$910,813.00 $497,459.00 $413,354.00
Project Objectives

The study objective is to assess gas shales in the state of Alabama (Black Warrior basin) for production potential. Geologic characterization throughout the geologic column will be conducted.

Project Website: Geological Survey of Alabama - Shale Gas Research
Reports
File Type Date
Geological Foundation for Production of Natural Gas from Diverse Shale Formations ( 14.6 MB ) Final Report 07/11
Geological Foundation for Production of Natural Gas from Diverse Shale Formations ( 209.6 KB ) Project Management Plan 09/08
Geological Foundation for Production of Natural Gas from Diverse Shale Formations ( 110.2 KB ) Technology Status Assessment 09/08
Presentations
Title: Geological Foundation for Production of Natural Gas from Diverse Shale Formations - Jack C. Pashin, Geological Survey of Alabama - 04/10 ( 4.0 MB )
Title: Geological Foundation for Production of Natural Gas from Diverse Shale Formations - Jack C. Pashin, Geological Survey of Alabama - 04/09 ( 4.7 MB )
Title: Paper: Presented at the International Coalbed & Shale Gas Symposium in 2008 - 05/08 ( 578.6 KB )