Standard Handbook of Petroleum and Natural Gas Engineering

Editors: Lyons, William, Plisga, Gary and Lorenz, Michael, et.al.
Publication Year: 2015
Publisher: Elsevier Science & Technology

Price: Core Collection Only
ISBN: 978-0-12-383846-9
Image Count: 1546
Book Status: Available
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A classic for over 65 years, this book is the most comprehensive source for the newest developments, advances, and procedures in the oil and gas industry.

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Table of Contents

  • Contributors
  • Preface
  • 1 Mathematics
  • Abstract and Keywords
  • 1.1 General
  • 1.2 Geometry
  • 1.3 Algebra
  • 1.4 Trigonometry
  • 1.5 Differential and Integral Calculus
  • 1.6 Analytic Geometry
  • 1.7 Numerical Methods
  • 1.8 Applied Statistics
  • 1.9 Computer Applications
  • 2 General Engineering and Science
  • Abstract and Keywords
  • 2.1 Basic Mechanics (Statics and Dynamics)
  • 2.2 Fluid Mechanics
  • 2.3 Strength of materials
  • 2.4 Thermodynamics
  • 2.5 Geological engineering
  • 2.6 Electricity
  • 2.7 Chemistry
  • 2.8 Engineering design
  • 3 Auxiliary Equipment
  • Abstract and Keywords
  • 3.1 Prime movers
  • 3.2 Power transmission
  • 3.3 Pumps
  • 3.4 Compressors
  • 4 Drilling and Well Completions
  • Abstract and Keywords
  • 4.1 Drilling and Well Servicing Structures
  • 4.2 Hoisting System
  • 4.3 Rotary Equipment
  • 4.4 Mud Pumps
  • 4.5 Drilling and Completion Fluids
  • 4.6 Drill String: Composition and Design
  • 4.7 Bits and Downhole Tools
  • 4.8 Drilling and completion fluids hydraulics
  • 4.9 Well completion
  • 4.10 Directional drilling
  • 4.11 MWD, LWD, and PWD
  • 4.12 Downhole Motors and Rotary Steerable Systems (RSS)
  • 4.13 Selection of Drilling Practices
  • 4.14 Well Pressure Control
  • 4.15 Fishing and Abandonment
  • 4.16 Casing and Casing String Design
  • 4.17 WELL CEMENTING
  • 4.18 Tubing Design
  • 4.19 Corrosion in Drilling and Well Completions
  • 4.20 Environmental Considerations for Drilling Operations
  • 4.21 Offshore Drilling Operations
  • 5 Reservoir Engineering
  • Abstract and Keywords
  • 5.1 Basic principles, definitions, and data
  • 5.2 Formation evaluation
  • 5.3 Pressure Transient Testing of Oil and Gas Wells
  • 5.4 Mechanisms & Recovery of Hydrocarbons by Natural Means
  • 5.5 Material Balance and Volumetric Analysis
  • 5.6 Decline curve analysis
  • 5.7 Reserve estimates
  • 5.8 Secondary recovery
  • 5.9 Fluid movement in waterflooded reservoirs
  • 5.10 Estimation of waterflood residual oil saturation
  • 5.11 Enhanced oil recovery methods
  • 5.12 Naturally fractured reservoirs
  • 5.13 Shale reservoirs
  • 6 Production Engineering
  • Abstract and Keywords
  • 6.1 Properties of hydrocarbon mixtures
  • 6.2 Flow of fluids
  • 6.3 Natural flow performance
  • 6.4 Artificial lift
  • 6.5 Stimulation and Remedial Operations
  • 6.6 Oil and Gas Production Processing Systems
  • 6.7 Gas Production Engineering
  • 6.8 Corrosion in Production Operations
  • 6.9 Environmental considerations in oil and gas operations
  • 6.10 Offshore Production Operations
  • 6.11 Industry Standards for Production Facilities
  • 7 Petroleum Economic Evaluation
  • Abstract and Keywords
  • 7.1 Estimating producible volumes and future of production
  • 7.2 Price Forecasting for Drilling Capital Investment Analysis
  • 7.3 Risk Analysis
  • 7.4 Petroleum Economic Evaluation Example
  • Units, Dimensions and Conversion Factors
  • Subject Index