Deepwater Petroleum Exploration and Production: A Nontechnical Guide

Deepwater Petroleum Exploration and Production: A Nontechnical Guide

by Leffler
     
 

ISBN-10: 0878148469

ISBN-13: 9780878148462

Pub. Date: 05/28/2003

Publisher: PennWell Corporation

Deepwater Petroleum Exploration & Production: A Nontechnical Guide is the most comprehensive and authoritative text available on the business, engineering, and technology of this multi-billion dollar industry. Readers will find extensive coverage of all aspects of deepwater operations - including historic background and an outlook to future deepwater operations. The…  See more details below

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Deepwater Petroleum Exploration & Production: A Nontechnical Guide is the most comprehensive and authoritative text available on the business, engineering, and technology of this multi-billion dollar industry. Readers will find extensive coverage of all aspects of deepwater operations - including historic background and an outlook to future deepwater operations. The authors compare and contrast offshore operations to the shelf and onshore operations throughout the text.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780878148462
Publisher:
PennWell Corporation
Publication date:
05/28/2003
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
166
Product dimensions:
6.20(w) x 9.30(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents

List of Illustrations
Foreword
Introduction
List of Acronyms
Ch. 1A Century Getting Ready1
Ch. 2Letting Go of the Past27
Ch. 3Exploring the Deepwater35
Ch. 4Drilling and Completing Wells53
Ch. 5Development Systems69
Ch. 6Fixed Structures77
Ch. 7Floaring Production Systems89
Ch. 8Subsea Systems107
Ch. 9Topsides125
Ch. 10Pipelines, Flowlines, and Risers139
Ch. 11Technology and the Third Wave155
Index153

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