Aramco Services Company

SPE 2015 Technical Presentations

We are pleased to be part of the technical program at 2015 SPE ATCE and invite you to learn more about our approach to technology at our paper presentations and the sessions we are chairing. 
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Monday, September 28th

2 p.m. - 2:25 p.m. >  Room 330
Water Content Effects on Dynamic Elastic Properties of Organic-rich Shale
B. Lai, Aramco Services Company; H. Li, University of Louisiana at Lafayette; J. Zhang, D. Jacobi, D.T. Georgi, Aramco Services Company

4:35 p.m. - 5 p.m.  >  Room 340
Enhancing Production Performance of Horizontal Wells in Naturally Fractured Carbonate Reservoirs Using Inflow Control Devices (ICDs)
E. Alalyan, S.M. Al-Mutairi, O.O. Ukaegbu, Saudi Aramco PE&D;
O.A. Ogunsanwo, Schlumberger Saudi Arabia

Alternate > Room 340
Integrated Production Logging Approach for Successful Leak Detection BetweenTwo Reservoirs: A Case Study
A.A. Al-Mulhim, I. Al-Thwaiqib, A. Bogari, Saudi Aramco; M.A. Bawazir, M. Abdein, Schlumberger
Tuesday, September 29th

8:30 a.m. - 8:55 a.m. >  Room 340
Automated Workflow for Real-Time Reservoir Management in a Large Carbonate Field
M.M. Alnakhli, Saudi Aramco PE&D SARM; A.S. Nuaim, Saudi Aramco PEASD; M.M. Dallag, Schlumberger Saudi Arabia

10:40 a.m. - 11:05 a.m.  >  Room 342 A-D
Diagnosis and Characterization of Cross Flow Behind Casing From Transient-Pressure Tests
N.A. Rahman, S.A. Bin Akresh, Saudi Aramco PE&D; F.M. Al-Thawad, Saudi Aramco

11:05 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. > Assembly Room B
New Insights about Acid Fracture Conductivity at Laboratory Scale
A. Nino-Penaloza, Baker Hughes; A. Al-Momin, Saudi Aramco; D. Zhu, A. Hill, Texas A&M University

2 p.m. - 5 p.m. >  Room 342 A-D
Petroleum Economics and Decision Making
Session Chairpersons: Leon Beugelsdijk, Shell Global Solutions International BV; Thomas Heinold, Saudi Aramco PE&D

3:45 p.m. - 4:10 p.m.  >  Room 340
Dynamic Water Injection Profiling In Intelligent Wells Using Distributed Acoustic Sensor with Multimode Optical Fibers
J. Xiao, Saudi Aramco PE&D; M. Farhadiroushan, Silixa Ltd; A. Clarke, Silixa Ltd.; S. Jacob, Saudi Aramco PE&D P&FDD; H.C. Milne, Silixa Ltd; J. Shawash, Silixa Ltd.; T. Parker, Silixa Ltd

4:10 p.m. - 4:35 p.m. > Assembly Room B
Proving the Concept of Unconventional Gas Reservoirs in Saudi Through Multistage Fractured Wells
A.M. Al-Momin, A. Al-Saihati, Saudi Aramco; M. Kurdi, Saudi Aramco Exploration; K. Mechkak, Saudi Aramco SAOO; S. Baki, Saudi Aramco

Wednesday, September 30th

8:30 a.m. - 11:55 a.m.  >  Room 332 B-F
Emerging  Logging  and  Formation  Evaluation  Technology
Session Chairpersons: Pingjun Guo, Exxon Mobil Corporation; Daniel Georgi, Aramco Services Company

9:20 a.m. - 9:45 a.m.  >  Room 342 B-F
Assessing Diverse Variables and Technologies and Their Impact on Sustained Gas Production in Saudi Arabian Carbonate Reservoirs - Field Examples
Z. Rahim, H.A. Al-Anazi, A.A. Al Kanaan, Saudi Aramco PE&D; R.E. Kayumov, Schlumberger Saudi Arabia

2 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. >  Room 332 B-F
New Trends in Formation Evaluation
Session Chairpersons: Jeff Thomas Hawkins, Nexen Petroleum USA Inc; Mark A. Proett, Aramco Services Company

3:15 p.m. - 3:40 p.m. >  Room 342 B-F
Targeted Perforating in the Granite Wash Based on Traced Cement Spacer Leakoff
E. Crawford, Saudi Aramco; T. Hodgson, FourPoint Energy; C.W. Senters, R.A. Woodroof,ProTechnics Division of Core Laboratories; S. Knowles, EnerVest Operating

Alternate > Room 340
Topological Data Analysis for the Solution of Big Data Problems in Reservoir Engineering: Application to Inverted 4D Seismic Data
A. Alfaleh, Saudi Aramco; Y. Wang, Texas A&M University; H. Song, University of Science & Technology Beijing; J.E. Killough, Texas A & M University