Select Reports from Heavy Oil Projects

 

Project Number

Performer

Title

Heavy Oil Recovery US (NIPER/BDM-0225)

BDM-Oklahoma, Inc.

Feasibility Study of Heavy Oil Recovery in the United States, Final Report, March 1996

In-Situ Combustion Handbook

(DOE/PC/91008-0374)

BDM-Oklahoma, Inc.

In-Situ Combustion Handbook Principles and Practices, Final Report, November 1998

DE-FC22-95BC14939

City of Long Beach

Increasing Heavy Oil Reserves in the Wilmington Oil Field Through Advanced Reservoir Characterization and Thermal Production Technologies, Class III, Annual Report, April 1, 2002-March 31, 2003

Thermal Numerical Simulator

(NIPER-495)

National Institute for Petroleum and Energy Research

Thermal Numerical Simulator for Laboratory Evaluation of Steamflood Oil Recovery, Topical Report, April 1991

Heavy Oil Mid-Continent (NIPER-560)

National Institute for Petroleum and Energy Research

Feasibility Study of Heavy Oil Recovery in the Mid-Continent Region (Kansas, Missouri, Oklahoma), Topical Report, August 1993

Heavy Oil Permian Basin (NIPER-578)

National Institute for Petroleum and Energy Research

Feasibility Study of Heavy Oil Recovery in the Permian Basin (Texas and New Mexico), Topical Report, May 1993

Steam Injection Handbook (NIPER-580)

National Institute for Petroleum and Energy Research

Practical Aspects of Steam Injection Processes: A Handbook for Independent Operators, Topical Report, October 1992

Heavy Oil Appalachian Basins (NIPER-584)

National Institute for Petroleum and Energy Research

Feasibility Study of Heavy Oil Recovery in the Appalachian, Black Warrior, Illinois, and Michigan Basins, Topical Report, July 1992

Future Regional Heavy Production

(NIPER-606)

National Institute for Petroleum and Energy Research

Estimates of Future Regional Heavy Oil Production at Three Production Rates--Background Information for Assessing Effects on the U. S. Refining Industry, Topical Report, July 1993

Heavy Oil Alaska

(NIPER-610)

National Institute for Petroleum and Energy Research

Feasibility Study of Heavy Oil Recovery-Production, Marketing, Transportation, and Refining Constraints to Increasing Heavy Oil Production in Alaska, Status Report, December 1992

Impact Heavy Oil Refining (NIPER-620)

National Institute for Petroleum and Energy Research

Projections of the Impact of Expansion of Domestic Heavy Oil Production on the U. S. Refining Industry from 1990 to 2010, Topical Report, December 1994

US Heavy Oil Reservoir Database

National Institute for Petroleum and Energy Research

Excel Spreadsheet 1.5MB

Flat file subset of largest US heavy oil reservoirs.

Chapter 16

Stanford University

Reservoir Engineering Section on In-Situ Combustion, Annual Report

DE-FC26-00BC15311

Stanford University

Heavy and Thermal Oil Recovery Production Mechanisms, Final Report, September 1, 2000-December 31, 2003

Strom

Stanford University

An Engineering and Economic Analysis of a Steamflood Plus Surfactant Field Project, Topical Report, September 1994

Fuel Oxidation

SUPRI TR-26

Stanford University

Analysis of Fuel Oxidation in In-Situ Combustion Oil Recovery, Topical Report, August 1982

Thermal Injection

SUPRI TR-33

Stanford University

Thermal Injection Well Falloff Testing, Topical Report, August 1982

Relative Permeability

SUPRI TR-35

Stanford University

Temperature Effects on Oil-Water Relative Permeabilities of Unconsolidated Sands, Topical Report, November 1982

Tracer Flow

SUPRI TR-36

Stanford University

Analysis of Unit Mobility Ratio Well-to-Well Tracer Flow to Determine Reservoir Heterogeneity, Topical Report, December 1982

Degradation Adsorption

SUPRI TR-38

Stanford University

Effect of Temperature on Degradation, Adsorption, and Phase Partitioning of Surfactants Used in Steam Injection Oil Recovery, Topical Report, June 1984

Improved Steam Drive

SUPRI TR-47

Stanford University

A Field Experimental of Improved Steam Drive with In-Situ Foaming, Final Report, September 30, 1984

Thermal Recovery

SUPRI TR-56

Stanford University

The Comparative Economics of Thermal Recovery Projects, Topical Report, July 1987

X-ray CT

SUPRI TR-66

Stanford University

An Introduction to Computerized X-Ray Tomography for Petroleum Research, Topical Report, May 1989

Steam Foam Lab

SUPRI TR-73

Stanford University

Characterization of Steam Foam Surfactants Through One-Dimensional Sandpack Experiments, Topical Report, May 1990

Foam Oil

SUPRI TR-86

Stanford University

Foam/Oil in a New, High Resolution, Sandstone Replica Micromodel, Topical Report, August 1992

Steam Injection

SUPRI TR-101

Stanford University

A Study of Steam Injection in Fractured Media, Topical Report, December 1995

CT Measuements

SUPRI TR-104

Stanford University

CT Measurements of Two-Phase Flow in Fractured Porous Media, Topical Report, June 1997

Steam Quality

SUPRI TR-108

Stanford University

A Comparison of Mass Rate and Steam Quality Reductions to Optimize Steamflood Performance, Topical Report, April 1997

Foam

SUPRI TR-112

Stanford University

An Experimental Investigation of Foam Flow in Homogeneous and Heterogeneous Porous Media, Topical Report, June 1998

Wettability

SUPRI TR-114

Stanford University

Wettability Alteration and Oil Recovery by Water Imbibition of Elevated Temperatures, Topical Report, December 1998

Imbibition

SUPRI TR-129

Stanford University

Experimental and Analytical Study of Multidimensional Imbibition in Fractured Porous Media, Topical Report, October 2001

DE-FC26-01BC15186

University of Houston

Development of Shallow Viscous Oil Reserves in North Slope, Final Report, December 2004

DE-AC26-99BC15211

University of Southern California

Investigation of Multiscale and Multiphase Flow, Transport and Reaction in Heavy Oil Recovery Processes, Final Report, May 6, 1999-January 5, 2003

DE-FC22-95BC14937

University of Utah

Reactivation of an Idle Lease to Increase Heavy Oil Recovery through Application of Conventional Steam Drive Technology in a Low-Dip Slope & Reservoir in the Midway-Sunset Field, San Joaquin Basin, California, Class III, Final Report, June 14, 1995-March 13, 2001

DE-FC26-00BC15301

Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University

Seismic Determination of Reservoir Heterogeneity: Application to Characterization of Heavy Oil Reservoirs, Final Report, September 1, 2000-August 31, 2004