Oil and Gas Production in Nontechnical Language

Author: Martin Raymond

Publisher: PennWell Books

ISBN:

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 254

View: 945

Provides an overview of the entire petroleum production function; explains the origins of oil and gas and reservoir dynamics; deciphers the mysteries of production ownership and land rights; and identifies the types of production companies and staff positions, and how they interact. --From publisher description.

Oil & Gas Production in Nontechnical Language, 2nd Edition

Author: Martin S. Raymond

Publisher: PennWell Corporation

ISBN:

Category: Gas wells

Page: 343

View: 699

This nontechnical treatment of oil and gas production is an excellent introduction for anyone from petroleum engineers and geologists new to their careers to financial, marketing, legal, and other professionals and their staffs interested in the industry. E&P service company personnel will find it particularly beneficial in understanding the roles played by their clients. Not only does it cover production fundamentals, but it backs up to give the necessary upstream background—geology, origins of oil and gas, and ownership and land rights—as well as surface operations and even production company strategy development. Key Features: A comprehensive view of the entire E&P function Geology and the origins of petroleum Reservoir characteristics and behavior Expanded coverage of drilling and hydraulic fracturing Conventional and not-so-conventional (oil sands plus shale oil and gas) producing operations Production problems and solutions The different types of companies and jobs in the oil patch and how they interact

Oil & Gas Pipelines in Nontechnical Language

Author: Thomas O. Miesner

Publisher: PennWell Corporation

ISBN:

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 357

View: 579

This text explains the how's and why's of the pipeline industry. It was written for those not directly involved in pipeline operations - legal, supply, accounting, finance, and human resource specialists, and people who service and sell equipment to pipeline companies. But even engineers and expert pipeliners can gain insights from the book's depth and broad perspective.

Petroleum Production in Nontechnical Language

Author: Forest Gray

Publisher: Pennwell Corporation

ISBN:

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 288

View: 242

This revised edition has been updated to reflect changes in the petroleum industry since the publication of the first edition in 1984. It is a useful introduction to the subject of oil and gas production for all, from beginning engineering and petroleum geology students to accountants and other nontechnical professionals.

Petrochemicals in Nontechnical Language

Author: Donald L. Burdick

Publisher: PennWell Books

ISBN:

Category: Science

Page: 387

View: 687

Use it as a nontechnical encyclopedia or as a primer in petrochemical economics. DLC: 1. Petroleum chemicals.

Oil Company Financial Analysis in Nontechnical Language

Author: Daniel Johnston

Publisher: PennWell Books

ISBN:

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 328

View: 835

Provides an explanation of financial statements with a practical approach to the analysis of an oil company. Tables, figures, worksheets and examples for analysis of virtually every aspect of an oil company are provided in detail. Financial quick-look techniques and rules of thumb are included.

Natural Gas Liquids

A Nontechnical Guide

Author: William L. Leffler

Publisher: PennWell Books

ISBN:

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 214

View: 111

Written in accessible language, Natural Gas Liquids: A Nontechnical Guide is a comprehensive overview of NGLs from production in the oil patch to consumption in the fuel and petrochemical industries. Leffler covers everything from gas plants, logistics, storage and refinery operations to the chemistry necessary to have a full understanding of the whole value chain. Learn what is behind natural gas liquids: • How they are produced • How they are transported • How they are consumed in the fuel and petrochemical industries • Profiles of successful NGL companies With chapter highlights and exercises, and many photos, illustrations, and graphs, this is the perfect resource for anyone seeking a better understanding of the world of natural gas liquids.

Energy Finance and Economics

Analysis and Valuation, Risk Management, and the Future of Energy

Author: Betty Simkins

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN:

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 624

View: 765

Thought leaders and experts offer the most current information and insights into energy finance Energy Finance and Economics offers the most up-to-date information and compelling insights into the finance and economics of energy. With contributions from today's thought leaders who are experts in various areas of energy finance and economics, the book provides an overview of the energy industry and addresses issues concerning energy finance and economics. The book focuses on a range of topics including corporate finance relevant to the oil and gas industry as well as addressing issues of unconventional, renewable, and alternative energy. A timely compendium of information and insights centering on topics related to energy finance Written by Betty and Russell Simkins, two experts on the topic of the economics of energy Covers special issues related to energy finance such as hybrid cars, energy hedging, and other timely topics In one handy resource, the editors have collected the best-thinking on energy finance.

International Oil Company Financial Management in Nontechnical Language

Author: Jim Bush

Publisher: PennWell Books

ISBN:

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 327

View: 626

A practical guide to all facets of modern financial management and strategic planning. Contents: Oil industry financial accounting Integrated management system Competitive comparison Cost management Capital budgeting and investment theory Cash flows in the oil industry Capital structure Financial reporting and investor/stockholder relations Econometrics.

Petroleum Refining in Nontechnical Language

Author: William L. Leffler

Publisher: PennWell Books

ISBN:

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 310

View: 728

Using analogies, graphs, formulas and illustrations, the author overviews key topics in the refining industry for professionals in finance and marketing. The third edition reflects changes in petroleum processing and the impact of environmental regulation. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR