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    School of Computer‚ Science and Engineering MSC PETROLEUM AND GAS ENGINEERING A Dissertation on THE EFFECTIVENESS OF MULTILATERAL WELLS IN DEEP-WATER Submitted by TEMITAYO OLUWAKAYODE OKEGBEMIRO @00347803 In partial fulfilment of the requirements for the M.Sc degree in Petroleum and Gas Engineering MAY‚ 2014 1 DECLARATION/CERTIFICATION I‚ Temitayo Oluwakayode OKEGBEMIRO declare that this dissertation is my own work. Any section‚ part or phrasing of more than 20 consecutive words that is copied

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    Oil and Gas Outline

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    Oil and Gas Law Outline Fall 2000 Class One INTRODUCTION Petroleum: generic name for certain combustible hydrocarbon compounds found in the earth A commercial oil deposit requires the presence of a porous‚ permeable rock formation containing oil of a marketable A.P.I. gravity and of producible viscosity. Three fundamental properties of petroleum (for oil and gas production): 1. state (gaseous‚ liquid or solid) 2. specific gravity

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    will someday works with the oil and gas industry and will be working on the oil platform right? But did we aware of the risks that we will face while working on the oil rig? Let me give you the picture. (Slide 3) This is called a blowout. Scary isn’t it? You can see the scenery on how the fire burns down the platform‚ the explosion‚ the chaos. Can we imagine ourselves if we happen to be there at that time? All of this is because of a single blowout. The largest accidental oil rig blowout in the world

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    History of Bp Oil Spill

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    effects‚ aired on October 26‚ 2010. Around then‚ the oil giant BP had suffered a crisis with its latest off-shore oil rig‚ the Deepwater Horizon. However‚ this was just the latest in accidents concerning its oil operations. In the years before the Deepwater Horizon accident‚ BP had also suffered major accidents in its oil production fields in Texas and Alaska. Its CEO‚ Lord John Browne‚ had greatly expanded the company by buying off other oil companies and cutting costs. Unfortunately‚ Frontline’s

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    Oil is one of the most important resources that empower the economy. It is mainly used for transportation‚ cooking‚ heating‚ and also electricity generation. Without oil‚ transportation‚ manufacturing‚ and production of food may not be possible. Oil came from fossils and dead organisms that submerged to the bottom of the ocean‚ or what we so called Oil Wells. It was collected by oil rigs by digging the bottom surface of the ocean. Deepwater Horizon oil spill is one of the biggest and controversial

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    Occupational Hazards in Oil & Gas Industry Occupational Hazards in Oil & Gas Industry Dr Salahedin Bendak Nauman SharifU00015925 Mohammad Alghafri U00017849 15-May-12 Dr Salahedin Bendak Nauman SharifU00015925 Mohammad Alghafri U00017849 15-May-12 Design for Environment & Safety Engineering. Design for Environment & Safety Engineering. Table of Contents What is oil and gas industry? ………………………………….…2 How oil and gas is drilled for? ……………………………………2

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    AP Environmental Science Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill: The BP Disaster The Deepwater Horizon oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico was one of the most infamous industrial environmental disasters ever. On April 20‚ 2010‚ a marine oil-drilling dig called the Deepwater Horizon exploded‚ releasing hundreds of millions of gallons of oil into the Gulf of Mexico. This explosion resulted in the loss of human life‚ massive environmental damage‚ and widespread damage to the livelihood of people living along the

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    Subsea Well Intervention

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    Subsea Well Intervention Services Increasing Operational Efficiency Welltec® has a proven record of optimizing intervention efficiency and is dedicated to shifting operators away from heavy well interventions such as coiled tubing (CT) and snubbing towards lighter interventions. While those traditional methods require the use of a derrick‚ Well Tractor® conveyed methods are light weight and efficient in both mobilization and operations due to the wireline solution that enables for more operations

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    INDUSTRY ANALYSIS 1 External/Industry Analysis: Workforce Housing in the Oil and Gas Industry Steve McKeon Westminster College INDUSTRY ANALYSIS 2 Introduction The external analysis is designed to help companies identify specific trends and events that may have an impact on their business. This concept is not difficult to understand‚ but many companies have fallen victim to their own complacency. This is why the external analysis is so important and must be evaluated on a regular

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    horizontal wells using field data M.A. Mohiuddin‚ K. Khan‚ A. Abdulraheem ⁎‚ A. Al-Majed‚ M.R. Awal Center for Petroleum and Minerals‚ Research Institute‚ King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals‚ P.O. Box # 755‚ Dhahran - 31261‚ Saudi Arabia Received 18 April 2005; accepted 26 April 2006 Abstract An old offshore field produced using vertical and directional wells is being redeveloped by drilling horizontal wells. The experience gained while drilling vertical and directional wells is not useful

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    Offshore Oil Drilling

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    washes ashore from day-to-day operations of oil and gas rigs. Oil Drilling can lead to jobs being endangered‚ animals dying‚ and damaging the eco system. So many animals are dying because of the oil in the water. Proofread to- Government wildlife experts have found just in Alaska that the BP oil spill has threatened more than 400 species including 34‚000 birds‚ 656 sea turtles and 12 dolphins‚ and this count was taken the first couple days of the spill. The oil is still on a continuous flow. During this

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    Oil Absorbency Hypothesis

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    The hypothesis for the Oil Absorbency Lab was rejected. My hypothesis was that if a person puts a sponge in materials “crude oil”‚ then it will absorb the most amount of oil. The data collected from this experiment rejected the hypothesis because it stated that the sponge would absorb the most oil‚ but the sponge did not absorb more oil than the rag. The rag and sponge’s ranges were for the first trial was 53.0g‚ the second trial was 51.0g‚ and the third trial was 46.0g and the rag. The rag and

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    Well Fargo

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    A. Brief abstract / overview of case study Abstract The purpose of this paper is to answer the following questions: How should Wells Fargo Position it self for the future? Should it strengthen its retail presence‚ grow internationally‚ or move into the void created by the disappearance of investment banks? Develop Projected Financial Statements that fully assess and evaluate the impact of the proposed strategy. How are the acquisitions / growth financed? Will debt be increased further‚ or ownership

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    Wells Fargo

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    Management Techniques and Practices Over the past 150 years‚ Wells Fargo Bank has become one of the largest financial institutions in the North America. Wells Fargo Bank is much more than a bank. It’s a premium financial service provider. It believes in its people and products to help them to succeed. So how has Wells Fargo become such a leader in the financial world? It measures its success by its management staff and team members. Wells Fargo has developed and implemented its own management structure

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    Wells Fargo

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    Introduction 1 Henry Wells & William Fargo founded Wells‚ Fargo & Co. in March 1852 during the gold rush in San Francisco‚ Ca. They Offered banking and express; buying and selling of gold dust‚ bullion‚ and specie (or coin); and freight service between New York and California. Although it was not the first bank in the west‚ it was recognized as being the best. In the 1850’s Wells Fargo expanded rapidly and gained a reputation for dependability and soundness. It became renowned for going great

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    Case studies in the Oil and Gas industry Piper Alpha Piper Alpha was a North Sea oil production platform operated by Occidental Petroleum (Caledonia) Ltd. The platform began production in 1976‚ first as an oil platform and then later converted to gas production. An explosion and resulting fire destroyed it on July 6‚ 1988‚ killing 167 men‚ with only 59 survivors. The death toll includes 2 crewmen of a rescue vessel. Total insured loss was about £1.7 billion (US$ 3.4 billion). At the time of

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    Horizon rig sank on April 22‚ 2010‚ two days after the Macondo well blowout and explosion that killed 11 workers. The Deepwater Horizon accident‚ also known as the BP Oil Spill‚ was a project failure of immense proportions. It went from an oil exploration “project” to a massive program with portfolios of projects related to dealing with the families of those killed on the oil rig‚ stopping the oil leak‚ capturing the oil (from the well and from the ocean)‚ cleaning the environment (seashores‚ wetlands

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    Sun Oil Sands History

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    The oil sands are located within one of the world’s most admired democracies and they represent the largest source of crude oil directly available to the North American Market (pg. 24). The dream of recovering oil from the Alberta bitumen on a commercial basis was born in 1900s‚ when John Rockefeller was building Standard Oil‚ that is now known as ExxonMobil. Over the years‚ many companies took interest‚ and Sun Oil‚ began processing bitumen from the oil sands in 1967 (pg. 3). Suncor’s parent company

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    Essential Oils

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    SMALL-SCALE PRODUCTION OF ESSENTIAL OILS Essential oils are the volatile oils distilled from aromatic plant materials. The odour and flavour of these oils is usually dependent upon these oxygenated compounds. Many oils are terpenoids‚ a few oils are benzene derivatives. Table 1 shows the important constituents of the more common essential oils. Name Part of plant used Leaf Botanical name Important constituents Uses Lemongrass and citronella Eucalyptus Cymbopogon spp Citral

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    Wells Fargo Swot

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    Wells Fargo SWOT Analysis‚ IFE‚ & EFE Matrix * STRENGTH 1. Strong national presence and credible reputation (Strong brand) 2. Widely recognized as industry and market share leader (Industry leader) 3. Servicing for more than 25 million customers through over 6000 stores‚ the Internet‚ and other distribution channel across North America and elsewhere internationally (Worldwide service) 4. Values its people as its competitive advantage (Strong HR & management team) 5. Values

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