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Petroleum technology books

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Recently Published

Analytical Characterization Methods for Crude Oil and Related Products by Ashutosh Shukla Analytical Characterization Methods for Crude Oil and Related Products

Basic theory, applications, and recent trends in analytical techniques used in crude oil and related products analysis This book covers the application of different spectroscopic methods to characterize crude oil and related products.
Format: Hardback - Released: 29/12/2017

Introduction to Petroleum Biotechnology by James G. (Editor, Petroleum Science and Technology (formerly Fuel Science and Technology International) and Energy Sou Speight Introduction to Petroleum Biotechnology
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Introduction to Petroleum Biotechnology introduces the petroleum engineer to biotechnology, bringing together the various biotechnology methods that are applied to recovery, refining and remediation in the uses of petroleum and petroleum products. A significant amount of petroleum is undiscoverable in...
Format: Paperback - Released: 29/11/2017

Asphaltenes Chemical Transformation during Hydroprocessing of Heavy Oils by Jorge (Mexican Institute of Petroleum, Mexico City, Mexico) Ancheyta, Fernando (National Polytechnic Institute, Mexico C Trejo Asphaltenes Chemical Transformation during Hydroprocessing of Heavy Oils
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During the upgrading of heavy petroleum, asphaltene is the most problematic impurity since it is the main cause of catalyst deactivation and sediments formation. This text highlights the various changes that these heavy and complex molecules undergo during catalytic hydroprocessing.
Format: Paperback - Released: 29/11/2017

Oil - A Beginner's Guide 2nd edition by Vaclav Smil Oil - A Beginner's Guide 2nd edition

Packed with fascinating facts and insight, this book will fuel dinner party debate, and provide readers with the science and politics behind the world's most controversial resource. Without oil, there would be no globalisation, no plastic, little transport, and a...
Format: eBook - Released: 02/11/2017

Handbook of Fire and Explosion Protection Engineering Principles for Oil, Gas, Chemical and Related Facilities by Dennis P. (Loss Prevention Consultant and Chief Fire Prevention Engineer, Saudi Aramco) Nolan Handbook of Fire and Explosion Protection Engineering Principles for Oil, Gas, Chemical and Related Facilities
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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 to people, plant and the environment...
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/10/2017

Imperial College Lectures In Petroleum Engineering, The - Volume 3: Topics In Reservoir Management by Robert Zimmerman, Sam Krevor, Ann Muggeridge Imperial College Lectures In Petroleum Engineering, The - Volume 3: Topics In Reservoir Management
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Based on lectures that have been given in the world-renowned Imperial College Masters Course in Petroleum Engineering.
Format: Hardback - Released: 24/10/2017

Abrasive Water Jet Perforation and Multi-Stage Fracturing by Zhongwei Huang, Gensheng Li, Dr. Shouceng Tian, Xianzhi Song Abrasive Water Jet Perforation and Multi-Stage Fracturing
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Abrasive Water Jet Perforation and Multi-Stage Fracturing gives petroleum engineers, well completion managers and fracturing specialists a critical guide to understanding all the details of the technology including materials, tools, design methods and field applications. The exploitation and development of...
Format: Paperback - Released: 19/10/2017

Flow Assurance Solids in Oil and Gas Production by Jon Steinar Gudmundsson Flow Assurance Solids in Oil and Gas Production

The precipitation and deposition of solids are a major challenge in the production of oil and gas. Flow assurance solids are formed because of unavoidable changes in temperature, pressure and composition of the oil-gas-water flowstream, from reservoir conditions to processing...
Format: Hardback - Released: 07/09/2017

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Installation of Plastic Gas Pipeline in Steel Conduits Across Bridges-Res Support of Petition Rule (I00353) Research in Support of Petition for Rule Change to ANSI/GPTC/2380 by Installation of Plastic Gas Pipeline in Steel Conduits Across Bridges-Res Support of Petition Rule (I00353) Research in Support of Petition for Rule Change to ANSI/GPTC/2380


Format: Paperback - Released: 24/04/2018

Seismic and Acoustic Velocities in Reservoir Rocks Recent Developments Recent Developments by Seismic and Acoustic Velocities in Reservoir Rocks Recent Developments Recent Developments


Format: Paperback - Released: 24/04/2018

Corrosion in the Petrochemical Industry by ASM International Corrosion in the Petrochemical Industry

A comprehensive guide to understanding and preventing corrosion in the petrochemical industry. Written for engineers, production managers and technicians, this book explains how to select the best material for a corrosion-sensitive petrochemical application, and how to choose among various prevention...
Format: Hardback - Released: 04/05/2018

Strategic Investment Decisions in Petrochemical Sector by Parag Diwan Strategic Investment Decisions in Petrochemical Sector

The GCC petrochemicals industry is going through a period of unprecedented expansion. The global petrochemical producers and technology providers alike are investing billions of dollars in GCC petrochemicals projects. The strategies for GCC petrochemical investment suggested in this book take...
Format: Hardback - Released: 04/05/2018

Imperial College Lectures In Petroleum Engineering, The - Volume 5: Fluid Flow In Porous Media by Robert W (Imperial College London, Uk) Zimmerman Imperial College Lectures In Petroleum Engineering, The - Volume 5: Fluid Flow In Porous Media
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This book presents, in a self-contained form, the equations of fluid flow in porous media, with a focus on topics and issues that are relevant to petroleum reservoir engineering. No prior knowledge of the field is assumed on the part...
Format: Hardback - Released: 23/05/2018

Drilling Engineering Problems and Solutions A Field Guide for Engineers and Students by M. Enamul Hossain Drilling Engineering Problems and Solutions A Field Guide for Engineers and Students


Format: Hardback - Released: 04/06/2018

Petroleum Refining Designs and Applications Handbook by Kayode Coker Petroleum Refining Designs and Applications Handbook

There is a renaissance that is occurring in chemical and process engineering, and it is crucial for today's scientists, engineers, technicians, and operators to stay current. With so many changes over the last few decades in equipment and processes, petroleum...
Format: Hardback - Released: 05/06/2018

Asphaltene Deposition Fundamentals, Prediction, Prevention, and Remediation by Francisco M. (Rice University, Houston, TX, USA) Vargas Asphaltene Deposition Fundamentals, Prediction, Prevention, and Remediation
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As global consumption of fossil fuels such as oil increases, previously abundant sources have become depleted or plagued with obstructions. Asphaltene deposition is one of such obstructions which can significantly decrease the rate of oil production. This book offers concise...
Format: Hardback - Released: 07/06/2018

Lost Circulation and Wellbore Strengthening by Yongcun Feng, Kenneth Gray Lost Circulation and Wellbore Strengthening
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This book focuses on the underlying mechanisms of lost circulation and wellbore strengthening, presenting a comprehensive, yet concise, overview of the fundamental studies on lost circulation and wellbore strengthening in the oil and gas industry, as well as a detailed...
Format: Paperback - Released: 11/06/2018

Historical Dictionary of the Petroleum Industry by Marius S. Vassiliou Historical Dictionary of the Petroleum Industry

This second edition of Historical Dictionary of the Petroleum Industry contains a chronology, an introduction, appendixes, and an extensive bibliography. The dictionary section has over 500 cross-referenced entries on companies, people, events, technologies, countries, provinces, cities, and regions.
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/06/2018

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Heavy Oil Exploitation by Abul Jamaluddin, David Hin-Sum Law, Shawn David Taylor, Simon Ivar Andersen Heavy Oil Exploitation
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Encompasses all aspects of heavy oil exploitation from geology to production to transport to upgrading. As such, the book provides a very broad overview of the full life cycle of heavy oil development. While the material does demand a basic...
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/08/2017

Springer Handbook of Petroleum Technology by Chang Samuel Hsu Springer Handbook of Petroleum Technology

This handbook provides a comprehensive but concise reference resource for the vast field of petroleum technology. Built on the successful book Practical Advances in Petroleum Processing published in 2006, it has been extensively revised and expanded to include upstream technologies....
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/08/2017

Imperial College Lectures In Petroleum Engineering, The - Volume 1: An Introduction To Petroleum Geoscience by Michael (Imperial College London, Uk) Ala Imperial College Lectures In Petroleum Engineering, The - Volume 1: An Introduction To Petroleum Geoscience
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This book covers the fundamentals of the earth sciences and examines their role in controlling the global occurrence and distribution of hydrocarbon resources. It explains the principles, practices and the terminology associated with the upstream sector of the oil industry....
Format: Hardback - Released: 17/07/2017

Journey Toward Energy Independence by Harry Johnson Journey Toward Energy Independence


Format: Hardback - Released: 05/07/2017

Design & Realization of a Generator Test Bench Working with a Diesel & Biodiesel Blend by Zied Driss, Mariem Lajnef, Mohamed Chtourou, Dorra Driss Design & Realization of a Generator Test Bench Working with a Diesel & Biodiesel Blend
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Format: Paperback - Released: 01/07/2017

Journey Toward Energy Independence by Harry Johnson Journey Toward Energy Independence


Format: Paperback - Released: 30/06/2017

Current Progress in Petroleum Engineering by Michael Dedini Current Progress in Petroleum Engineering


Format: Hardback - Released: 30/06/2017

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