Absolute Zero - 73 minutes; National Institute of Standards
of Laser cooling and trappings of atoms.
from Beneath - 20 minutes; Schlumberger.
presents a very basic review of various types of logging devices and their
applications. Coalbed Methane Multicomponent 3-D Reservoir
of Coalbed methane Producibility Model in Defining Exploration Fairways
- 30 minutes; SIPES. (for professional)
discusses Coalbed methane production in the Piceance, Sand Wash, and San
Juan Basins. The recording of the presentation is not of the highest
methane Multi-component 3-D Reservoir Characterization Study
- 26 minutes; SIPES
of an integrated study involoving geology, 3-D seismic, and petroleum engineering
of the Cedar Hill Coalbed Methane Gas Field located between Durango, Colorado
and Farmington, New Mexico.
Programs - Program Maps, legends, and survey plats
- ECHO Geophysical Corporation
in Space - 74 minutes; National Institute of Standards &
the experiences of an NIST engineer on two missions into space.
of Onshore 3-D Seismic Surveys -Designed to Evaluate Producing Properties
- 30 minutes; SIPES.
approach to field development using 3-D seismic.
for Business - 18 minutes; National Institute of Standards &
video traces the hisory of the NIST and its predecesor, Natioal Bureau
of Standards over the past 100 years.
Fun and Excitement of Invention - 57 minutes; National Institute
of Standards & Technology
a talk by the late Jacob Rabin, inventor and NIST staffer.
of 3-D Seismic Method - 3 hours 22 minutes; SIPES.
was presented at the 1994 SIPES Annual Meeting in New Orleans. This
tape traces the history of 3-D use, acquisition, processing and interpretation.
HDS 2000 -
Visual Petrophysical Tool -
ETECH International Ltd.
an Independent is Using 3-D Seismic and CAEX Technology to Reduce Risk
- 30 minutes; SIPES Foundation.
describes the integration of 3-D seismic and computer aided exploration
(CAEX) to improve the economics of exploration for an independent operator.
IARP Reservoir Modeling System - 30 minutes; SIPES Foundation
is a geological work station which provides a wide range of tools for reservoir
modeling. Its application is described.
Reservoir Characterization through Integrated Data - 60 minutes;
approach using cores, well logs and 3-D seismic to identify continuity
of the San Andres reservoir in the Permian Basin is discussed.
Valleys - 8 tapes; SIPES Foundation
Channels and Valley Fill Systems - Tape 1 - 60 minutes; SIPES Foundation
- This tape covers the introductory presentation by Dr. Stephen Sonnenberg.
Dr. Sonnenberg presents the geologic setting for the incision of valleys
and later deposition of Morrow Sandstone during the Pennsylvanian.
Channels and Valley Fill Systems - Tape 2 - 60 minutes; SIPES Foundation
(Rod Tillman) - This
tape discusses in particular the Stateline Trend of Morrow reservoirs in
Kansas and Colorado.
Channels and Valley Fill Systems - Tape 3 - 90 minutes; SIPES Foundation
(Tom Maslow) - This
tape discusses examples of incised valleys in western Canada.
Channels and Valley Fill Systems - Tape 4 - 60 minutes; SIPES Foundation
(Phil McKenna, Keith Marks, and Don Hembre)
Discussion of the Sorrento Field, West Padroni Field, Colorado and Reimers
Channels and Valley Fill Systems - Tape 5 - 60 minutes; SIPES Foundation
(Steve Sonnenberg) -
The Stewart Field, Finney Co., Kansas is discussed in detail.
Channels and Valley Fill Systems - Tape 6 - 60 minutes; SIPES Foundation
(Dave Bowen) - Bowen
in this tape reviews the area between Clifford and the Stateline and discusses
proximity indicators, significance of lithilogic changes, trap relationships,
Channels and Valley Fill Systems - Tape 7 - 60 minutes; SIPES Foundation
(Dave Wheeler) - This
tape covers valley fill deposits in the Oklahoma Panhandle.
Channels and Valley Fill Systems - Tape 8 - 60 minutes; SIPES Foundation
(Bob Weimer and Rod Tillman) -
Bob Weimer and Rod Tillman lead a panel discusssion of the topic of the
seminar, but the tape also includes a discusssion of the Sun Ranch Fields,
Wyoming by Rod Tillman.
and the Expanding Realm of CO2 Miscible Flooding - 30 minutes;
and development of CO2 miscible flooding is discussed along with changing
procedures in implementation.
to Seismic Reflection Surveying - 34 minutes; AAPG.
the differences between a geologic and a seismic section. Reviews
stacking, common mid-point, velocity analysis deconvolution, migration
and frequency filtering.
Laymanís Perspective of 3-D Seismic - 70 minutes; IAGC.
was filmed at a meeting between geophysicits and the U. S. Forest Service
in May of 1997. It includes a discussion of how a 3-D seismic survey is
planned as well as how it is carried out. There is limited reporting
of results of several surveys.
Exploration - 29 minutes; NASA.
examines the use of remote-sensing and the data produced for mineral exploration.
It focuses on the most promising locations for mining.
Modern Mariners - 11 minutes; Western Atlas.
This tape tends to be somewhat commercial
in that it explains the advantages of working for Western Geophysical offshore.
Completion and Stimulation Techniques - 30 minutes; SIPES.
was recorded at a seminar held at the SIPES Annual Meeting in Midland,
Texas, in 1992. It discusses the use of small particle cement in
the revitalization of old well involving gravel packs, casing leaks and
shut-off of water in fractured reservoirs. One of the examples is
a well in Ness County, Kansas.
Technologies are Accessible to Everyone - 30 minutes; SIPES
outlines available programs including current technologies, how to get
more information and how the programs can provide a vehicle of change.
3-D, No Deal! How to Get into the Game on an Independent's Budget
30 minutes; SIPES Foundation.
How to shoot small prospects with
Professionals Training Video - 47 minutes
Electric Log Analysis - 38 minutes; Petro Media, Inc.
and lateral curves of old electric logs are discussed in detail.
Such factors as: thin bed correction, bore hole correction, dead zones,
true resistivity, invaded zones are covered.
Hole Completion in Water Sensitive Formations - 30 minutes;
The technique of drilling and completing
simultaneously to make the new technology formation friendly is described.
Synergy, 1 + 1 =>2 - 3 hours 45 minutes; SIPES Foundation
a tape of a seminar that covered four topics, Technology Transfer in the
Upstream Petroleum Industry; Exploration and Development Lot Analysis Using
PC Spreadsheet; Geoscientific Information in the Year 2000; and The Role
of the Public Sector in Providing Cost Effective Technology to the Petroleum
Independent: A Kansas Example.
Level Controls of Carbonate Depositional Sequence - 30 minutes;
Dr. Robert Loucks discusses the
critical factors controlling carbonate deposition.
- Seismic Exchange
and Well Data - Seismic
Processing Services- GGS Specturm
Story - 20 minutes; Current Affairs Multimedia.
Shows typical seismic crew operations,
including basic explanation of seismology as used in hydrocarbon exploration
and field recording data with special vehicles and equipment.
3-D - 4.5 minutes; Western Atlas.
Review of the integration of planning,
field acquisition and processing of 3-D seismic on a project in Gabon,
C - 21 minutes; Chevron Video report #91
This is a story of the Steepbank
project where a heating technique, patented by Chevron is being used to
tap the vast resources of oil tar sand in Canada.
Video Report #91.
the story of the Steepbank project where a heating technique, patented
by Chevron is being used to tap the vast resources of oil tar sand in Canada.
Exploration - 9.45 minutes; Phillips Petroleum Co.
tape outlines the use of 3-D seismic, depth migration technology, "bright
spot" techniques to determine that a salt intrusion with old production
surrounding it was, in actuality, pear-shaped. Subsequent drilling through
the intrusion to a depth in excess of 16,000 feet resulted in a discovery
completed for 7,000 BOPD plus and 9.9 MCFPD.
Wave of the Future - 8 minutes; National Institute of Standards
Reviews a summer internship for students with the NIST
3-D Case History in the Horseshoe Atoll Area of Scurry County, Texas
- 30 minutes; SIPES.
This tape discusses the layout of
3-D seismic surveys for pinnacle reefs and the results of those surveys.
Multicomponent Seismic Reservoir South Casper Creek Field -
30 minutes; SIPES.
explains an integrated approach involving 3-D seismic that pinpoints the
cause of failure of a steam injection project in an old field located 25
miles west of Casper, Wyoming.
Sank the Titanic - 57 minutes; National Institute of Standards
the various parts of the Titanic to determine why they failed.
Cares About Science - 10 minutes; National Institute of Standards
look at science at NIST and why science would make an interesting career.
to the Past: Discovering Earth's Future - 13 minutes; Ocean
describes the activities aboard a drill ship that is drilling in the ocean
floors. It explains the reason for this program, but does not describe
any of the results obtained from this drilling.
Quality Geochemistry - 7 minutes; DGSI.
basically a promotional tape explaining how geochemistry may be used to
determine source rock by geologists and to determine the origins and relationships
of oils in various wells within a field by engineers. The president
of the company is Wallace Dow who has been prominent in this field for
- The Kansas Geological Foundation
Geological Foundation has a set of 26 slides describing fossils; this presentation
is focused at the elementary school level although it also interesting
to all ages.