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Aberdeen Formation Evaluation Society

AFES Meeting – Generate value from ditched materials: QEMSCAN analysis of cuttings

Ditch cuttings represent a hugely underutilized resource that QEMSCAN analysis can transform into value generating data. Traditional challenges to working with cuttings are overcome using FEI’s iDiscover software.  Formation properties are isolated from drilling mud contaminants by ‘digital washing’ of the images and data.  Whole rock formation porosity, mineralogy and other properties can be estimated…
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14th Annual AFES Quiz Night – 25th November 2015

Station Hotel Ballroom, Aberdeen at 6.30pm. Come and enjoy the quiz along with some beats from the Richard Arnold music collection.  Teams of up to 5 (£25/team) light buffet and drinks included. Funds raised will go to Aberdeen Children’s Hospital A.R.C.H.I.E. Fund.     Download the AFES Quiz Night poster

AFES Sponsored Students Presentations – 11th November 2015

AFES has over the years awarded various grants to researchers and students of Scottish universities to assist in their projects.  This evening is an opportunity for the awardees to present their current work and for the membership to gain insight as to where the grants have been awarded.  Presentations will be ~10 minutes with 5…
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AFES Meeting – Alternative Nuclear-based Technologies to Mitigate Risks of Well Logging Sources – 9th September 2015

Nuclear logging tools using radioisotopes, Am-241 and Cs-137, are critical for reservoir characterization and related completion and production decisions. Being small, mobile and often used in politically unstable regions, these sources can pose radiological dispersal device (RDD) or so-called ‘dirty bomb’ risks.  This concern has been exacerbated by recent stolen/missing source incidents, existence of a…
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AFES Meeting – Hog Roast – 24th June 2015

Meeting info AFES Annual Hog Roast Inn at the Park, near Duthie Park. 24th of June from 6.15pm for a 6.30pm start

AFES Meeting – Core-based structural analysis of reservoirs – 6th May 2015

Meeting info Core-based structural analysis of reservoirs – Marco Azevedo, ALS Oil and Gas Station Hotel, Guild Street, Aberdeen. 6th of May from 6 for a 6.30pm start

AFES Seminar – Carbonates – 22nd April

Seminar info The AFES Carbonates Seminar will focus on the petrophysical problems and solutions of this challenging domain. Speakers come from a range of operators, service companies and academia – please see the downloadable poster for more details Lunch and refreshments included. Price £100 (Independents £50, Students £25 – 2 discounted places available for each…
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AFES Meeting – Reservoir Fluid Geodynamics – 1st April 2015

Meeting info Reservoir Fluid Geodynamics – Oliver C. Mullins ,Schlumberger (SPWLA and SPE distinguished lecturer) Station Hotel, Guild Street, Aberdeen. 4th of March from 6 for a 6.30pm start

AFES Meeting – The Goldeneye MMV Plan for C02 storage in the North Sea – 4th March 2015

Meeting info The Goldeneye MMV Plan for C02 storage in the North Sea Station Hotel, Guild Street, Aberdeen. 4th of March from 6 for a 6.30pm start