Marcellus wells: Ultimate production accurately predicted from initial production

Frank Male, Michael P. Marder, John Browning, Svetlana Ikonnikova, Tad Patzek

Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

1 Scopus citations

Abstract

In this work, the authors perform automatic decline analysis on Marcellus Shale gas wells and predict ultimate recovery for each well. A minimal model is used that captures the basic physics and geometry of the extraction process. A key discovery is that wells can have their estimated ultimate recovery (EUR) predicted early in life with surprising accuracy.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)69-70
Number of pages2
JournalJPT, Journal of Petroleum Technology
Volume68
Issue number9
DOIs
StatePublished - Sep 2016
Externally publishedYes

Fingerprint

Dive into the research topics of 'Marcellus wells: Ultimate production accurately predicted from initial production'. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

Cite this