2010 Unconventional Resources

The Technology Integration Program: An Extension of the Environmentally Friendly Drilling Systems Program

Subcontractor: Houston Advanced Research Center (HARC)

Principal Investigator: Richard Haut
Project Number Project Status
10122-06 Completed
RPSEA Project Manager: Sandy McSurdy
Texas A&M, Tom Williams, Sam Houston State University, WVU, UARK, CU, USU, Epic Software, Petris Technology, ORNL, GTI, BP, Tenaris, Hess, Chevron, MI Swaco, Shell, ExxonMobil, BHP Billiton, Huisman, TNC, TRRC, ODNR, Consumer Energy Alliance, SESI, KatchKan USA, Basin Engineering, Newpark Resources
Period of Performance
Start Date End Date
July 3, 2012 July 2, 2016
Total Project Cost RPSEA Share Cost Share
$10,297,946.00 $5,993,689.00 $4,201,278.00
Project Objectives

The objective of the project was to facilitate the adoption of new technologies to decrease the environmental impact and increase the efficiency of unconventional gas development through a program of field trials applying these technologies in key unconventional resource development areas.

RPSEA Project Fact Sheet: Download 284.2 KB
File Type Date
The Environmentally Friendly Drilling Systems Technology Integration Program (EFD-TIP) ( 1.6 MB ) Project Management Plan 08/12
The Environmentally Friendly Drilling Systems Technology Integration Program (EFD-TIP) ( 118.7 KB ) Technology Status Assessment 10/12