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CADE Oct Luncheon

Posted by andy.newsome - September 22, 2014 - Events, Latest News, Technical Luncheon

Wellbore Placement Accuracy – Do You Know What You Don’t Know? Wednesday, October 29, 2014 at The Westin Downtown ABSTRACT This talk will focus on questions the Drilling Engineer/Technologist should be asking their directional provider regarding areas of concern that affect wellbore placement accuracy.  The industry is drilling more heavy oil horizontal wells with tighter [...]

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CADE Sept Luncheon

Posted by andy.newsome - August 21, 2014 - Events, Latest News, Technical Luncheon

A Practical Approach to Torque and Drag Analysis Wednesday, September 3, 2014 at The Westin Downtown ABSTRACT A well-constructed and calibrated model of the drill string and wellbore can yield valuable insights into downhole conditions, allowing improved drillstring designs for more efficient drilling.  We will discuss the creation of a drill string model, including the [...]

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CADE 3rd Annual Golf Tournament

Posted by matt.stuart - July 28, 2014 - Community, Events, Latest News

CADE 3rd Annual Golf Tournament Address: Bearspaw Country Club 61 Hamilton Drive Calgary, Alberta T3R 1A2 Phone: 403 239 7444 Map Cost: Standard: $145 / player Student Price: $65 / player Registration: 11:00AM Shotguns: 1:00PM Diner & Awards 6:00PM Enjoy a complete program of special events at the Bearspaw Country Club, 18 hole championship golf course. [...]

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EXLUSIVE TO CADE MEMBERS

Posted by andy.newsome - June 6, 2014 - Events, Latest News, Technical Luncheon

15% OFF THE HORIZONTAL COMPLETIONS OPTIMIZATION EVENT WESTERN CANADA 2014 Dear CADE Member, Geological complexity in different formations across the WCSB has highlighted the importance of tailored completions designs for optimal production. While optimizing completions has become increasingly essential from a commercial standpoint, it has also become increasingly difficult to achieve. The value of a [...]

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CADE June Luncheon

Posted by andy.newsome - June 5, 2014 - Events, Latest News, Technical Luncheon

What the FRAC are you doing for Directive 083 and IRP 24?! Wednesday, June 25, 2014 at The Westin Downtown Abstract The technical luncheon presentation will discuss: Examples and comparison of different fracturing models and their results Examples of good fracturing model input vs. bad. The advantages of getting a Frac Planning Zone other than [...]

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CADE May Luncheon

Posted by andy.newsome - April 7, 2014 - Events, Latest News, Technical Luncheon

Understanding Borehole Physics Wednesday, May 21, 2014 at The Westin Downtown De-Mystify and Greatly Improve the Drilling of Horizontal Wells Abstract The technical luncheon presentation will discuss: The challenges and opportunities of weight-to-bit transfer in horizontal wells by understanding and managing friction. Using oscillations while sliding in a different way to simultaneously: (1) seek and [...]

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Horizontal Well Intervention – CADE Discount

Posted by andy.newsome - March 24, 2014 - Events, Latest News, Technical Luncheon

April 23-24, 2014 in Houston, Texas Exclusive 15% Discount for CADE Members! We are delighted to invite you to the Horizontal Well Intervention, Re-Stimulation & Remedial Workover Optimization 2014 Congress in Houston on April 23-24. This unique congress will provide technical talks and case study based strategies on effective optimization and cost reduction of workover [...]

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CADE March Luncheon

Posted by andy.newsome - March 5, 2014 - Events, Latest News, Technical Luncheon

Application of In-House Prepared Nanoparticles in Drilling Fluids Wednesday, March 12 , 2014 at The Westin Downtown Learn about experimental work and recent field testing describing the impact nanoparticles have on fluid loss prevention. Abstract The cost of the drilling fluid loss often represents one of the single peak capital expenditure during drilling. Current experience, [...]

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CADE February Luncheon

Posted by andy.newsome - January 27, 2014 - Events, Latest News, Technical Luncheon

Automated Racking Board Pipe Handling System Eliminates the Hazards of Tripping Operations Wednesday, February 12 , 2014 at The Westin Downtown LEARN ABOUT HOW AUTOMATION FOR PIPE HANDLING CAN SIGNIFICANTLY DECREASE RECORDABLE AND LOST TIME INCIDENTS Engineering out workplace hazards should be a key consideration for Canadian drilling engineers. The most dangerous and physically demanding jobs [...]

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CADE January Luncheon

Posted by andy.newsome - December 3, 2013 - Latest News

Annual Comedian Event! Wednesday January 15th, 2014 at The Westin Downtown CELEBRATE THE NEW YEAR WITH A LAUGH! Hilarious, Paul Myrehaug is our host for CADE’s Annual Comedian Event. Due to scheduling conflicts during the busy holiday season we will not be having a December luncheon. Join us on Wednesday January 15, 2014 for CADE’s [...]

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