2007 Unconventional Resources

Improved Reservoir Access Through Refracture Treatments in Tight Gas Sands and Gas Shales

Subcontractor: The University of Texas at Austin

Principal Investigator: Mukul Sharma
Project Number Project Status
07122-41 Completed
RPSEA Project Manager: Charlotte Schroeder
Participants
Noble Energy Inc.; BJ Services; Anadarko Petroleum Corporation; Jones Energy; Pinnacle Technologies
Period of Performance
Start Date End Date
August 27, 2008 June 30, 2013
Total Project Cost RPSEA Share Cost Share
$1,480,990.00 $934,508.00 $531,673.00
Project Objectives

To improve the performance of re-fracture treatments in gas shales and tight gas sands through novel fluids, better re-fracture designs and candidate well selection based on poro-elastic models and field data analysis.

Reports
File Type Date
Improved Reservoir Access Through Refracture Treatments in Tight Gas Sands and Gas Shales ( 68.5 KB ) Technology Assessment Report 11/08
Improved Reservoir Access Through Refracture Treatments in Tight Gas Sands and Gas Shales ( 6.8 MB ) Final Report 09/13
Presentations
Title: Improved Reservoir Access Through Refracture Treatments in Tight Gas Sands and Gas Shales - 04/09 ( 769.8 KB )
Title: Improved Reservoir Access Through Refracture Treatments in Tight Gas Sands and Gas Shales - 04/10 ( 778.2 KB )
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