Produced Water


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Reuse Inside the Oilfield


Articles

Occupational Health & Safety, Article June 1, 2019, By Lauren Slansky
"Four Steps to Quickly Evaluate Produced Water Reuse Option Viability" 

Project Systems Technologies Oil Gas Facilities, Article February 14, 2019, by Gerald Verbeek
"Case Studies in Produced Water Treatment"

Water Tech Online, Article November 19, 2018, by Alan Murphy and Varkha Agrawal
"Emerging Technologies For Produced Water Challenges In Oil And Gas Operations"

Journal of Petroleum Technology, Article June 12, 2018, by Stephen Rassenfoss
"Rising Tide of Produced Water Could Pinch Permian Growth"

The Permian Basin Petroleum Association Magazine, Article May 08, 2018, by Paul Wiseman
"Water, Water Everywhere in the Permian"

The Magazine for Environmental Managers, Article August 2017, by Air and Waste Management Association
"Wastewater Management Associated with Oil and Gas Production"

Environmental Defense Fund, Article November 11, 2015, by Dan Muller
"Recycling Wastewater from Oil and Gas Wells Poses Challenges"

Journal of Petroleum Technology, Article November 1, 2015, by Scott Anderson
"An Environmental Perspective on Risk Management and Water"

Society of Petroleum Engineers
"Challenges in Reusing Produced Water"

Society of Petroleum Engineers, Article, February 1, 2020, by Yang, M.                                         “Effective Treatment and Handling of Produced Water”

Conferences

Produced Water Society, Conference August 07-08, 2019, by The Produced Water Society
"Produced Water Society Permian Basin 2019"

Produced Water Society, Conference February 06-07, 2019, by The Produced Water Society
"Produced Water Society Seminar 2019"

Papers

Groundwater Protection Council, Report June 2019, by GWPC
"Produced Water Report: Regulations, Current Practices, and Research Needs"
"Module 2: Produced Water Reuse in Unconventional Oil and Gas Operations"

United States Environmental Protection Agency, Study Document May 2019, by EPA
"Oil and Gas Extraction Wastewater Management Study Documents"

The American Geosciences Institute, Pdf 2018, by Edith Allison and Ben Mandler
"Petroleum and the Environment"

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Study May 2018, by U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
"Detailed study of the Centralized Waste Treatment Point Source Category for Facilities Managing Oil and Gas Extraction Wastes"

The Academy of Medicine, Engineering and Science of Texas (TAMEST), Report 2017, by TAMEST
"Environmental and Community Impacts of Shale Development in Texas"

State of Oklahoma Water Resources Board, Report April 2017, by State of Oklahoma Water Resources Board
"Report of the Oklahoma Produced Water Working Group"

CH2MHill, Report January 2015, by CH2MHill
"U.S. Onshore Unconventional Exploration and Production Water Management Case Studies"

Unconventional Resources Technology Conference, Paper, July 31, 2019, by Sharma, A., Thomasset, I. “Data-driven Approach to Quantify Oilfield Water Lifecycle and Economics in the Permian Basin”

Society of Petroleum Engineers, Paper, October 1, 2019, by Lusinier, N., Seyssiecq, I., Sambusiti, C., Jacob, M., Lesage, N., & Roche, N.                                                                                       “Biological Treatments of Oilfield Produced Water: A Comprehensive Review”

Society of Petroleum Engineers, Paper, April 22, 2019, by Webb, C.                                                   “Desalination of Oilfield Produced Water Using Electrocoagulation and Reverse Osmosis”

Unconventional Resources Technology Conference, Paper, July 2019, by Shen, L., Khan, S., Heller, D., Fu, D. (Provided by AAPG)                                                                                                                 “A Cationic Friction Reducer Fully Compatible with Produced Water” 

Unconventional Resources Technology Conference, Paper, July 2019, by Ryan Duman (Provided by AAPG)                                                                                                                                “Permian Produced Water: Impact of Rising Handling Costs and Larger Water Cuts on Wolfcamp Growth” 

Unconventional Resources Technology Conference, Paper, July 2018, by Folio, E., Ogunsola, O., Melchert, E., Frye, E. (Provided by AAPG)                                                                              “Produced Water Treatment R&D: Developing Advanced, Cost-Effective Treatment Technologies” 

Unconventional Resources Technology Conference, Paper, July 2018, by Ramesh Sharma and Kevin Bjornen (Provided by AAPG)                                                                                              “Systematic approach for developing a fit-for-purpose treatment for produced water reuse in hydraulic fracturing” 

Unconventional Resources Technology Conference, Paper, July 2017, by Shepstone, A., Burnett, D., McLeroy, K. (Provided by AAPG)                                                                                           “Produced Water Microbial Control” 

Unconventional Resources Technology Conference, Paper, July 2017, by Tyler F. Hussey and David B. Burnett (Provided by AAPG)                                                                                                            “Bridging the Gap Between Produced Water and Source Water: Modeling Water Management Economics to Identify Cost Saving Potential for Operators” 

 Unconventional Resources Technology Conference, Paper, August 2016, by Dodd, M., Donaldson, B., Harvey, Y. (Provided by AAPG)                                                                                                     “Simple, Environmentally Friendly, and Economical Methods to Maximize the Reuse of Produced Water for Frac Operations” 

International Petroleum Technology Conference, January 13, 2020, by Rossini, S., Roppoli, G., Mariotti, P., Renna, S., Manotti, M., Viareggio, A., & Biassoni, L.                                                                “Produced Water Quality Impact on Injection Performance: Predicting Injectivity Decline for Waterflood Design”

American Association of Drilling Engineers, Paper, April 2020, by Tanhee Galindo                         “Optimizing Fluid Compatibility in Produced Waters”

American Association of Drilling Engineers, Paper, April 2020, by Farnum, M., Reed, K., Offenbacher, M., Smith, T., Golike, H., and Price, A.                                                                                                  “A Comprehensive Fluids Engineering Approach to Deep Devonian SWDs Reduces Cost”

American Association of Drilling Engineers, Paper, April 2020, by Stuart Dubberley and Steve Magill     “A Technical Review of Solids Free Brine-Based Drilling Fluids”

Videos

CSGovts, Video February 01, 2016, by EDF
"Produced Water Reuse and Recycling: Challenges and Opportunities"

Subject Matter Experts


Michael Dunkel

Midstream and water management expert
Dunkelmrd@gmail.com
(469) 585-6468
Expertise: Water Management for Oil and Gas, Regulations, Methane Emissions and Well Operations 

Roy Hartstein

Founder and Managing Director
Responsible Energy Solutions
rhartstein@res-solutions.net  
(936) 203-3174
Expertise: Air & Methane Emissions - Produced Water Management 

Rich Haut

President
HEST, LLC
haut@HESTLLC.com
(281) 787-8768
Expertise: Air & Methane Emissions - Well Operations 

Lloyd Hetrick

Operations Engineering Advisor
East Shore Investments, LLC
lloyd.hetrick@eastshoreinv.com and lloyd.h.hetrick@gmail.com
(281) 630-6571
Expertise:  Well Integrity,  Well Operations, Plugging, Orphan Well Management, and Produced Water Management

Rick McCurdy

PrincipalRMc3 Consulting LLC
rcmccurdy@yahoo.com
(405) 317-2759
Expertise: Produced Water Management

Dan Mueller

Senior Manager, Energy
Environmental Defense Fund
dmueller@edf.org 
(512) 691-3453
Expertise: Produced Water Management