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How Chemical Tracers can reduce costs, boost production, and guide adaptive strategies in a rapidly changing oilfield market

With oil prices hitting decade lows and energy activities downsized during a global pandemic, operators globally are seeking assurance that every spend drives a strong return on investment. Yet many completion and production choices are made in an environment of uncertainty, making technology that ...

Callum Grieves


Pasadena   TX   US 29 Jul 2020


Posted 6 days agoEvent > Reservoir CharacterisationReservoir AnalysisReservoir Engineering +16

Identifying and monitoring NORM / sampling and training requirements to manage NORM in the Middle East

Radioactive materials from natural sources may arise in a number of forms within the oil and gas industry. Identifying the presence and quantity of naturally occurring radioactive material (NORM) is essential to ensure you continue to work safely in NORM contaminated environments and to protec ...

Callum Grieves


Abu Dhabi   Abu Dhabi   AE 28 Jul 2020


Posted 6 days agoEvent > NORMRadiation MonitoringMiddle East +4

Register today to join your peers for the biggest online integrity event of the year

Hosted by our media partners World Pipelines, Integrity 2020 is a free international online conference focusing on the latest developments and innovations in pipeline integrity. Register today to join your peers for what will be the biggest online integrity event of the year. By regis ...

Callum Grieves


    GB 18 Jun 2020


Posted 1 month agoEvent > Pipelinessubsea pipelinesAsset Integrity +13

Tracerco secures first baseline subsea inspection project for a new pipelay development

Tracerco, part of Johnson Matthey Plc, has recently been awarded a deep-water subsea inspection project to assess the integrity of a new pipelay in the Gulf of Mexico (GoM). As a method of ensuring maximum value and profitability, whilst safeguarding operational personnel and the environment, the ...

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Posted 3 months agoPress > Subseasubsea inspectionAsset Integrity +7

Measuring oil and water inflow in a multi-well subsea field development using tracer technology

In any deep water field development it is important to monitor water and oil production from all wells in order to manage fluid movement and maximise hydrocarbon recovery. Download the case study using the link below to learn how the use of chemical tracer technology integrated into a lower comple ...

Callum Grieves


Posted 4 months agoOpinion > Reservoir CharacterisationReservoir AnalysisReservoir Engineering +12

Tracerco launch Hyperion - an accurate and reliable system for bulk level and density measurements

Tracerco has added to its award-winning range of advanced nucleonic instrumentation by announcing the launch of Hyperion TM . Designed using innovative scintillator based technology, Hyperion TM is a non-contact, no moving parts measurement solution that provides accurate and extremely reliable bu ...

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Posted 1 year agoPress > Instrumentaioncontrol systemsOil Refinery +2

Decommissioning and the Transportation of NORM and TENORM

Underestimating the time and resource required to correctly transport NORM (Naturally Occurring Radioactive Material) or TENORM (Technologically Enhanced Naturally Occurring Radioactive Material) during decommissioning could prove to be costly, not least because it is likely to cause delays in shipp ...

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Posted 1 year agoOpinion > Decommissioningoffshore decommissioningTENORM +4

Attend a Lunch and Learn on Tracerco’s Latest Value Added Developments in Pipeline Integrity and Flow Assurance Services

Faster, Safer and Even More Cost Effective: Attend a Lunch and Learn on Tracerco's Latest Value Added Developments in Pipeline Integrity and Flow Assurance Services Village Hotel, Kingswells, Aberdeen AB15 8PJ, Wednesday 6th June, 12:00 - 14:00   Tracerco, in conjunction with Arch ...

Callum Grieves


Aberdeen   Scotland   GB 06 Jun 2018


Posted 2 years agoEvent > North SeaSubseaAberdeen +2

Tying Frac Tracer, Stimulation and Geophysical Data Together

Adding tracers to stimulation fluid has become the industry standard methodology to identify stage production of gas, oil, and water along the length of a wellbore with no well intervention needs. This inexpensive technology provides confirmation that a wellbore is open to flow, identifies and quan ...

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Posted 2 years agoPress > Reservoir CharacterisationTracer TechnologyShale +5

Decommissioning - To End or Extend?

The challenging conditions faced in today's oil and gas market has increased the focus on cost effective, sustainable operations. Operators are faced with the decision of extending or ending offshore production asset life and pre-decommissioning planning has emerged as a key challenge for the indust ...

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Posted 2 years agoOpinion > Decommissioningoffshore decommissioningReservoir Characterisation +2

Mitigating Uncertainty in Pipeline Inspection with the World's Only Subsea CT Scanner: Discovery™

As subsea assets age, corrosion issues start to arise and the integrity of those assets are compromised. With the combination of non-intrusive Discovery™ fast scans and extended scans, operators can quickly identify and accurately determine wall loss integrity flaws of both piggable and unpiggable s ...

Callum Grieves


Pasadena   TX   US 13 Feb 2018


Posted 2 years agoEvent > North SeaGulf Of MexicoArabian Gulf +3

Advanced Reservoir Characterization in a Multi-Stage Horizontal Well, using Chemical Tracer Technology

Selection of the stimulation target in unconventional shale formations is an important factor that impacts well productivity. In thick unconventional formations, it is essential that operators quantify the production of each stage of hydraulic fracturing executed in the well, in order to establish t ...

Callum Grieves


Posted 2 years agoPress

Tracing a Path to Better Oil & Gas Shale Production

Tracerco, patented, pioneered and continues to enhance technology that enables the measurement of individual gas, oil, and water stage production along the length of a wellbore, without well intervention. This inexpensive technology provides confirmation that a wellbore is open to flow, identifies a ...

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Posted 2 years agoOpinion > Chemical Enhanced Oil RecoveryReservoir CharacterisationReservoir Analysis +2

Eliminate the Need for a Costly PLT - Obtain Long Term Insight into Well Performance with a Tracer Production LogTM

Hosted by our media partners World Oil and presented by Justin Tippit - Tracerco's Reservoir Business Development Manager, our free webcast provides you with an opportunity to learn how a Tracer Production Log™ (TPL) can allow you to gain critical flow data from your wells over several years, withou ...

Callum Grieves


Pasadena   TX   US 12 Dec 2017


Posted 2 years agoEvent > Reservoir CharacterisationKnowledge Reservoirsmart tracer +7

Unconventional Multi-Frac Wells – Reservoir Characterisation and Optimising Flowback Operations

A customer wanted to test two different lithologies and compare the performance of both, in the gas window of the Neuquén Basin, in Argentina. For that reason, a slanted two-horizon target well was drilled, distributing 10 stages in the upper zone, and 10 stages in the lower zone. The intermediate z ...

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Posted 2 years agoOpinion > ReservoirReservoir AnalysisFracking +2