Posts Tagged ‘horizontal drilling’

Occidental and Qatar Petroleum prepare Idd el-Shargi North Dome Phase-5

Oxy and QP to call for tender ISND expansion contracts The US international oil company (IOC) Occidental Petroleum […]

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Argentina to become world test field for tight oil and shale gas

Schlumberger and Baker Hugues to lead exploration When Repsol-YPF discovered in 2011 the potential reserves of the Vaca […]

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PetroChina to invest $6 billion to develop Sichuan shale gas

CNPC to boost China shale gas through joint ventures China National Petroleum Corp. (CNPC or PetroChina) is to […]

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Tight oil

Definition Tight oil refers to the light crude oil trapped in shale, limestone and sandstone formations characterized by […]

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Oil sands

Definition Oil sands are bitumen deposits  which naturally occurred from the mixture of thick, heavy oil, water and sand. […]

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Tight Gas

Definition Tight gas is the name given to the unconventional natural gas because it is trapped in a very […]

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