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Heavy Oil Production Processes

by James G Speight

As conventional-oil resources are depleted worldwide, vast heavy oil reserves available in various parts of the world become increasingly important as a secure future energy source. Brief but readable, Heavy...


Fluid Catalytic Cracking Handbook: An Expert Guide to the Practical Operation, Design, and Optimization of FCC Units

by Reza Sadeghbeigi

This new and improved edition focuses on providing practical information and tools that engineers can use to maximize the profitability and reliability of their fluid catalytic cracking operations. The updated...


Drilling Data Vortex: Where the bits meet the bits

by Carlos Damski

In today's world, traditional methods of drilling oil wells don't work. Yesterday's practices are being superseded by a universal trend towards the extensive use of historical and real-time data to understand,...


Offshore Operation Facilities: Equipment and Procedures

by Huacan Fang & Menglan Duan

Offshore Operation Facilities: Equipment and Procedures provides new engineers with the knowledge and methods that will assist them in maximizing efficiency while minimizing cost and helps them prepare for...


Surface Production Operations: Vol 2: Design of Gas-Handling Systems and Facilities

by Maurice Stewart

Updated and better than ever, Design of Gas-Handling Systems and Facilities, 3rd Edition includes greatly expanded chapters on gas-liquid separation, gas sweetening, gas liquefaction, and gas dehydration -information...


Corrosion Control for Offshore Structures: Cathodic Protection and High-Efficiency Coating

by Ramesh Singh

A variable game changer for those companies operating in hostile, corrosive marine environments, Corrosion Control for Offshore Structures provides critical corrosion control tips and techniques that will prolong...


Reservoir Engineering Handbook

by PhD, PE, Tarek Ahmed

 Reorganized for easy use, Reservoir Engineering Handbook, Fourth Edition provides an up-to-date reference to the tools, techniques, and science for predicting oil reservoir performance even in the most difficult...


Well Testing Project Management: Onshore and Offshore Operations

by Paul J. Nardone

Well test planning is one of the most important phrases in the life cycle of a well, if done improperly it could cost millions. Now there is a reference to ensure you get it right the first time. Written by...


Reservoir Engineering Handbook

by PhD, PE, Tarek Ahmed

Reservoir engineering is the design and evaluation of field development and exploitation processes and programs. This topic encompasses the field of geology, drilling and completion, production engineering and...


Handbook of Fire and Explosion Protection Engineering Principles: for Oil, Gas, Chemical and Related Facilities

by Dennis P. Nolan

Written by an engineer for engineers, this book is both training manual and on-going reference, bringing together all the different facets of the complex processes that must be in place to minimize the risk...


High Acid Crudes

by James G. Speight

High Acid Crudes quickly gets the refinery manager and all other relative personnel up to date on this particular type of feedstock by providing an overview and relevant details of the identification of high...


Well Productivity Handbook

by Boyun Guo, Kai Sun & Ali Ghalambor

With rapid changes in field development methods being created over the past few decades, there is a growing need for more information regarding energizing well production. Written by the world's most respected...


Oil and Gas Corrosion Prevention: From Surface Facilities to Refineries

by James G. Speight

According to NACE (National Association of Corrosion Engineers), the total annual cost of corrosion in petroleum refining takes up $3.7 billion in the US alone. Corrosion control is always a challenge for the...


Subsea Pipeline Integrity and Risk Management

by Yong Bai & Qiang Bai

Subsea repairs and inspection are costly for petroleum and pipeline engineers and proper training is needed to focus on ensuring system strength and integrity. Subsea Pipeline Integrity and Risk Management is...


Subsea Pipeline Design, Analysis, and Installation

by Qiang Bai & Yong Bai

As deepwater wells are drilled to greater depths, pipeline engineers and designers are confronted with new problems such as water depth, weather conditions, ocean currents, equipment reliability, and well accessibility....


Snake Oil: How Fracking's False Promise of Plenty Imperils Our Future

by Richard Heinberg

The rapid spread of hydraulic fracturing ("fracking") has temporarily boosted US natural gas and oil production... and sparked a massive environmental backlash in communities across the country. The fossil fuel...


Gasification of Unconventional Feedstocks

by James G Speight

World gasification capacity is expected to grow by more than 70% by 2015. While gasification is not a new process, the higher price in crude has lead operators and refineries to look at all possible coal-based...


Geophysics for Petroleum Engineers

by Fred Aminzadeh & Shivaji N. Dasgupta

Geophysics for Petroleum Engineers focuses on the applications of geophysics in addressing petroleum engineering problems. It explores the complementary features of geophysical techniques in better understanding,...


Disaster on the Horizon: High Stakes, High Risks, and the Story Behind the Deepwater Well Blowout

by Bob Cavnar

Disaster on the Horizon is a behind-the-scenes investigative look at the worst oil well accident in US history, which led to the current environmental and economic catastrophe on the Gulf Coast. Cavnar uses...


Pressure Vessel Design Manual

by Dennis R. Moss

A pressure vessel is a container that holds a liquid, vapor, or gas at a different pressure other than atmospheric pressure at the same elevation. More specifically in this instance, a pressure vessel is used...