Technical Notes

Upcoming Talks

November 1-3 2017

GCAGS 2017

San Antonio, TX

Albert Maende Booth # 117
May 20-23 2018

AAPG ACE 2018

Salt Lake City, UT

Albert Maende Booth # 633
July 23-25 2018

URTeC 2018

Houston, TX

Albert Maende Booth # 2625

Past Talks

September 17-22 2017

IMOG 2017 - Booth # 9

Florence, Italy

Cretaceous and Jurassic Source Rocks: East Texas Salt Basin, Deepwater Gulf of Mexico, Onshore Mexico

Daniel M. Jarvie Download Presentation
July 24-26 2017

URTeC 2017 - Booth# 335

Austin, TX

Albert Maende
April 2-5 2017

AAPG ACE 2017 - Booth# 2339

Houston, TX

Advanced Pyrolysis Data and Interpretation Methods to Identify Unconventional Sweet Spots in Fluid Phase Saturation and Fluid Properties (API Gravity) from Drill Cuttings and Cores

Authors:Albert Maende, Wildcat Technologies, LLC; Andy Pepper, This is Petroleum Systems, LLC; Daniel Jarvie, Worldwide Geochemistry, LLC; and David Weldon, Wildcat Technologies, LLC View Abstract

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April 1 2017

AAPG ACE Short Course

Houston, TX

Geochemical Evaluation of Unconventional Shale Reservoir Systems

Daniel M. Jarvie, Andrew Pepper
August 1-3 2016

URTeC

San Antonio, TX

Mexico's Tithonian Pimienta Shale: Potential for Unconventional Production

Authors: Dan Jarvie, Worldwide Geochemistry, LLC and Albert Maende, Wildcat Technologies, LLC
August 12-14 2015

URTeC

Denver, CO

Pyrolysis and TOC Identification of Tight Oil Sweet Spots

Albert Maende, Wildcat Technologies, LLC Download Presentation
June 3 2015

AAPG ACE 2015

Denver, CO

Comparison of Source/Reservoir Rock Petroleum to Produced Petroleum Composition

Daniel M. Jarvie, Worldwide Geochemistry, LLC Download Presentation
June 1 2015

AAPG ACE 2015

Denver, CO

Using XRF, SEM and Pyrolysis for an Economic Appraisal of the Marcellus Formation of Western Pennsylvania for Fracking Purposes

Paul Comet, Chuck Stringer and Christian Schiebe, Halliburton; Albert Maende, Wildcat Technologies, LLC; Erik Boice, Noble Energy Download Presentation
March 4-7 2012

GEO2012

Bahrain

Components and Processes Impacting Production Success from Unconventional Shale Resource Systems

Dan Jarvie, Energy Institute at TCU, LLC, Brian Jarvie, GeoMark Research Rock Lab, Albert Maende and W. David Weldon, Wildcat Technologies, LLC Download Presentation
January 11-13 2012

Emerging North American Shale Gas Plays

Denver, CO

Bakken Shale Presentation

Author: Albert Maende, Wildcat Technologies, LLC Download Presentation

Application Notes

HAWK Petroleum Assessment Method™ (HAWK-PAM) Note 160520-1

Wildcat's Compositional Analysis of Conventional and Unconventional

HAWK-PAM Petroleum Assessment Method - Application Note

Pyrolysis Sample Weights for analysis (Note 160531-1)
An explanation of sample weights used and why for pyrolysis analysis

Oil Based Mud (OBM) Cleaning (Note 160720-1)
Step by Step for OBM procedure

Non-Petroleum Uses of HAWK Instrument (Note 160801-1)
Several uses beyond petroleum including carbonate mineral identification, carbonate percentage, coal deposits, concrete manufacture and soil pollution.

Kinetics - Green River Shale standard (Note 160602-1)
Details about the kinetic standard - Green River Shale detailing recommended weights


Papers

Source Rock Characterization, Development Strategies and Fracture Complexity: Highlights of Shale Science Research at EGI

EGI - University of Utah, Matthew Greb, Milind Deo and W. Lansing Taylor from Applied Geoscience Conference 2016:

"Source Rock Characterization, Development Strategies and Fracture Complexity: Highlights of Shale Science Research at EGI"

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Find out more information on EGI's Shale Science Initiative / Shale Smart

Addressing the Caveats of Source Rock Pyrolysis in the Unconventional World pyrogram

ALS Empirica, Ryan King from URTeC 2015:


"Addressing the Caveats of Source Rock Pyrolysis in the Unconventional World: Modified Methods and Interpretation Ideas"

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EAPCE 2013 Unconventional Shale Resource Assessment - Illustration of TOC for a given kerogen type

EAPCE ‘13, February 6-8, 2013, Arusha, Tanzania:

Unconventional Shale Resource Assessment
Albert Maende, W. David Weldon and Daniel M. Jarvie.

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Mudrock Systems Research Laboratory Sponsors Meeting, March 5-6, 2013, Austin, Texas, USA: Prospectivity and Producibility of Shale Oil Resource Systems

Albert Maende and W. David Weldon, Wildcat Technologies, LLC.

GEO 2012 Bahrain Components and Processes Impacting Production Success from Unconventional Shale Resource Systems

GEO2012, Bahrain, 4-7 March 2012: "Components and Processes Impacting Production Success from Unconventional Shale Resource Systems"

Authors: Dan Jarvie, Energy Institute at TCU, LLC, Humble, Texas 77338
Brian Jarvie, Geomark Research Rock Lab, Humble, Texas 77338
W. David Weldon, Wildcat Technologies, LLC, Humble, Texas 77338
Albert Maende, Wildcat Technologies, LLC, Humble, Texas 77338

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Emerging North American Shale Gas Plays, Denver, CO, January 11-13, 2012: Bakken Shale Presentation

Albert Maende, Wildcat Technologies, LLC

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Simplified classification scheme for shale-gas resource systems - uses gas type (biogenic vs thermogenic), source rock richness and thermal maturity and lithofacies

AAPG Memoir 97, Shale reservoirs – Giant resources for the 21st century, J. Breyer, ed., in press, Jarvie, Daniel M., 2011, Shale resource systems for oil and gas: Part 1 – Shale gas resource systems; Part 2 – Shale oil resource systems, , AAPG Memoir 97, p. 1-31.

Part 1 (3MB) Shale Gas Resource Systems

Part 2 (2.5MB) Shale oil resource systems

Appendix

Extended Abstract (2MB)

Permian Basin Cross-Section

21st International Meeting on Organic Geochemistry, Krakow, Poland, 8-12 September, 2003: An investigation of petroleum systems of the Permian basin, USA

Hill, R.J., D.M. Jarvie, B.L. Claxton, J.D. Burgess, and J.A. Williams

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