2015 Student Scholarships - Now Open
The SPE WA Section Committee are pleased to announce that applications for the 2015 Scholarships Program are now open. Please visit the Scholarships page for more information.
2015 SPE Program & Sponsorship Opportunities
2015 SPE Program & Sponsorship Opportunities SPE-WA hosts a number of social and technical events every year which require industry support. Each year, two major fundraising events are held to raise money for the SPE-WA Student Scholarship Program.These include the golf day and formal ball. In
SPE Luncheon Meeting Slide Package - Geologic Factors Associated With Successful Shale Gas Plays
Please find the slide package from the Distinguished Lecturer Presentation held on the 11th February 2015 at the Hilton Hotel available for download below. Shale is the most common sedimentary rock-type in the world, and massive shale deposits can be found on every continent. A lithologic unit is c
PESA and SPE WA Joint workshop: Horizontal Drilling
Dear SPE members, SPE WA and PESA WA Branch will be jointly hosting a workshop on Horizontal Drilling on the 3rd March 2015, at Cliftons. Details of this event can be found in the events section of the SPE WA website. Please note that you will have to register online at the PESA website and not on
SPE WA Lecture Series October 2014 - Well Testing Presentation Slide Package
Presentation Slides Topic: Don’t Forget the Well in Well Testing Recognizing, Explaining and Controlling Wellbore Effects Reservoir engineers rely heavily on well testing to define the in-situ reservoir permeability, reservoir connectivity and local geometry.But well testing – as it is
SPE-WA 2014 Annual Golf Day Results
Distinguished Lecturer Feburary Luncheon Slides - Unconventional Frac Jobs for Unconventional Reservoirs – What Should You Be Concerned About?
Please find the slides for the Distinguished Lecturer, Jennifer L. Miskimins' talk, Unconventional Frac Jobs for Unconventional Reservoirs – What Should You Be Concerned About? Abstract Unconventional reservoirs are just that – unconventional. Extrapolation of techniques that have bee
SPE WA Lecture Series March 2014 - Relative Permeability Measurement Techniques for Core samples: Applications to Conventional and Unconventional Reservoirs
Date - Tuesday 18th March Presentation Slides Relative permeability data are important components of reservoir simulation studies and fractional flow analyses of fluid displacement mechanisms. Therefore, appropriate choices of laboratory techniques are needed to produce useful relative permeabilit
SPE WA Lecture Series February 2014 - Historical Recovery Factors of Northern Carnarvon Basin Reservoirs Using WAPIMS Database
Presentation Slides Technical Paper - Northern Carnarvon Basin Hydrocarbon Recoveries using WAPIMS The Northern Carnarvon Basin is the richest petroleum-producing basin in Australia; it has been the highest petroleum liquids production region for the nation over the last two decades. By late 2011,
SPE Luncheon Recording & Slides - Fletcher Finucane Project
A recording of the December 2013 Fletcher Finucane SPE Technical Luncheon as well as other recorded SPE technical luncheons can be viewed through the link below: http://spenewsaustralasia.org/media.aspx A downloadable copy of the presentation is also available.
SPE WA Lecture Series October 2013 - Fracture Growth in Long Term Water Disposal Wells, Case Studies
Presentation Slides Re-injection of produced water into the reservoir or deep aquifers is becoming a preferable option for water disposal because it is the best environmental friendly and safest method and fulfil most current legislations. Long-term water injection causes well fracturing, this is
SPE WA Lecture Series June 2013 - Systemic Management Failures In Well Control & Well Integrity - Presentation Slide Package
Presentation Slides SPE WA Lecture Series June 2013 - Systemic Management Failures In Well Control & Well Integrity Systemic management failures results from a gap in communication effectiveness, goals, and behaviour between the “field operators” and “corporate office”.