According to well documented oilfield industry data, 1 in 3 occurrences of equipment failures are related to types of corrosion. Corrosion is by far the most significant and troublesome mechanism in the oilfield. It results in production shut-in and loss of revenue in addition to repair and remediation costs. Learn more about these different types of corrosion and how to detect them. [Keep reading]
An Introduction into the Air Products and Chemicals, Inc., Mixed Refrigerant LNG Liquefaction Process - What is it, and how does it work?
This Tip of the Month endeavors to provide some current information regarding one of the most commonly applied LNG liquefaction technologies known as the APCI C3/SMR process which is present in over 40% of the worlds’ 33 existing Process Gas LNG Liquefaction Plants. [Keep reading]
This article discusses basic geologic principles, concepts and parameters that apply to the much narrower scope of petroleum. Without a comprehensive understanding of basic geological concepts and models, we cannot hope to be anything other than random in our approach to the efficient and safe development of petroleum resources. [Keep reading]