2010 Unconventional Resources

Diagnosis of Multiple Fracture Stimulation in Horizontal Wells by Downhole Temperature Measurement for Unconventional Oil and Gas Wells

Subcontractor: Texas Engineering Experiment Station (TEES)

Principal Investigator: Ding Zhu
Project Number Project Status
10122-43 Active
RPSEA Project Manager: Charlotte Schroeder
Participants
Shell Exploration and Production Company; Crisman Research Institute, Texas A&M University; Hess
Period of Performance
Start Date End Date
November 7, 2011 September 30, 2014
Total Project Cost RPSEA Share Cost Share
$987,656.00 $730,865.00 $246,914.00
Project Objectives

The objectives of the project is to develop novel approaches to using temperature data to diagnose stimulation treatments, to estimate fracture geometry, and to evaluate fractured well performance in unconventional tight sand and shale reservoirs.

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Reports
File Type Date
Diagnosis of Multiple Fracture Stimulation in Horizontal Wells by Downhole Temperature Measurement for Unconventional Oil and Gas Wells ( 30.8 KB ) Technology Status Assessment 12/11