SPEI: Coalbed Methane Reservoir Analysis

Speaker Steve Hennings
  Steve Hennings, M.S., P.E., is a petroleum engineering consultant with Source Rock Engineering, in Colorado. He has thirty years of operations and reservoir engineering experience ranging from rig and field foreman to technology coordinator at a major research lab. Steve has been involved in every phase of gas exploration ...


 


Steve Hennings, M.S., P.E., is a petroleum engineering consultant with Source Rock Engineering, in Colorado. He has thirty years of operations and reservoir engineering experience ranging from rig and field foreman to technology coordinator at a major research lab. Steve has been involved in every phase of gas exploration and development and during the past five years he has conducted workshops in six countries to present lessons learned from his ongoing Coalbed Methane, Coal Mine Methane and Shale Gas projects in the United States, Australia, China, Canada, Indonesia, India and Turkey. In 2008 he was awarded the prestigious Stefanko Award for his technical presentations. Steve is a certified professional engineer and holds degrees in Petroleum Engineering and Finance.



Full Description

Course Description

  • Coal Gas Basics

  • Geologic Aspects
  • Key Coal Properties
  • Gas Resource Analysis
  • Production Forecasting
  • Computer Simulation
  • Global Activities
  • Future Opportunities
Course Objectives
  • Recognize the factors controlling gas-in-place, reserves, and productivity
  • Understand how to collect, analyze, and interpret critical data
  • Review the steps for calculating reserve volumes and forecasting production
  • Gain practical insight and techniques for quality control and due diligence
  • Review global CBM activities and future opportunities
  • Network and share ideas with other attendees within the CBM industry
Who Should Attend
This course outlines the unique characteristics of Coalbed Methane (CBM) reservoir analysis. It reviews the key reservoir data and how variations in the different coal properties impact production performance and recoveries. Comments and examples are also provided on quality-checking data and on the ongoing development of CBM around the globe. The target audience for this workshop includes engineers, geologists, geophysicists, investors, managers, government officials, planners, and technical support staff who are interested in evaluating CBM fields or prospects and in understanding where the industry is headed.

CEUs
0.8 CEUs (Continuing Education Units) awarded for this 1-day course.

Cancellation Policy
A fee equal to 25% of the course fee will be charged for cancellations less than 15 working days before the course begins.  No refunds will be made for cancellations after the course begins.

For more details, please contact us at trainingcourses@spe.org

Organizer Chiwila Mumba-Black

When?

Mon, Aug. 30, 2010
8 a.m. - 5 p.m. US/Central

Where?

Houston Training Center
10777 Westheimer Road Suite 1075
Houston, Texas 77042
USA

Refund Policy: You must notify the SPE-GCS office of your intent to cancel at least 24 hours prior to the event date to receive a refund. For all refund inquiries, email spe-gcs@spe.org. View our Terms & Conditions for more information.