2008 Joint Meeting of The Geological Society of America, Soil Science Society of America, American Society of Agronomy, Crop Science Society of America, Gulf Coast Association of Geological Societies with the Gulf Coast Section of SEPM

Session No. 803
Monday, 6 October 2008: 1:30 PM-3:30 PM

GC5. Integrated Pore Pressure Predictions: Case Studies


Marty Albertin and Phil Heppard, Conveners/Advocates
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Start Time
1:30 PM
Mudstone Geophysical Properties for Pressure Prediction
EBROM, Daniel, StatoilHydro, 8011 Mullins Dr, Houston, TX 77081, dan_ebrom@yahoo.com, dan_ebrom@yahoo.com
1:45 PM
Mudstone Compaction Trends and Their Use In Pore Pressure Prediction
MONDOL, Nazmul Haque, BJØRLYKKE, Knut and JAHREN, Jens, Department of Geosciences, University of Oslo, P.O. Box 1047, Blindern, Oslo, 0316, Norway, nazmul.haque@geo.uio.no, nazmul.haque@geo.uio.no
2:00 PM
A Compaction-Based Pore Pressure Model for Shales
KRUSHIN, James T., Houston, TX 77077, JTKrush@aol.com, JTKrush@aol.com
2:15 PM
Calibration of Predicted Pore Pressure: Perceptions and Pitfalls
SHAKER, Selim, E. Stroudsburg, PA 18301, geopressureinc@verizon.net, geopressureinc@verizon.net
2:30 PM
Overpressure origin in the Bossier Trend, Texas, from gas generation and oil cracking
HEPPARD, Philip D.1, BABCOCK, Bill H.2, ALLWARDT, Jeffrey R.2 and COLLIER, Sarah K.2, (1)Subsurface Technology, ConocoPhillips Company, 600 North Dairy Ashford, Houston, TX 77079, (2)ConocoPhillips Company, Houston, TX 77079, philip.d.heppard@conocophillips.com, philip.d.heppard@conocophillips.com
2:45 PM
Geopressure Analysis In the Subsalt Knotty Head Field: Deepwater Gulf of Mexico
WILLIAMS, Kenneth E., KSI / Landmark, One Sugar Creek Center Blvd, Suite 1100, Sugar Land, TX 77478, REDHEAD, Richard, Nexen Petroleum, Dallas, TX 75240 and STANDIFIRD, William, KSI / Halliburton, Houston, TX 77478, Ken.Williams@halliburton.com, Ken.Williams@halliburton.com
3:00 PM
Pressure Prediction in the Shallow Ursa Basin: Deepwater Gulf of Mexico
FLEMINGS, Peter B., Department of Geological Sciences, University of Texas at Austin, 1 University Station C1100, Austin, TX 78712-0254 and LONG, Hui, ExxonMobil Upstream Research, ExxonMobil, Houston, TX 77027, pflemings@jsg.utexas.edu, pflemings@jsg.utexas.edu