Thursday, January 17, 2013 | 11:20
a.m.-1:00 p.m. | Tulsa Country Club**
Speaker: Steve Faurot, Spectrum Tracer Services
Topic: “Frick N Frac—the Myths Surrounding Natural Fracturing”
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** 701 North Union Avenue, Tulsa, OK 74127, www.tulsacountryclub.com
Injecting gamma emitting tracer material during fracture treatments allows near wellbore analysis of prop placement and utilizing chemical tracers allows a qualitative view of frac load recovery and interwell communication. This presentation is a discussion of some general observations from both styles of tracing.
Steve Faurot, Spectrum Tracer Services
Steve Faurot started in 1980 with Halliburton with BS in Mechanical Engineering. He attained professional engineering status in 1987 and spent 32 years designing, implementing, and observing fracture stimulations with the last 18 years focused in the tracing industry and the diagnostics that tracing incorporates.
He joined Spectrum Tracer Services in 2010. Spectrum Tracer Services has grown to 30 employees in 4 states and has performed tracer studies in 10 states and over 1100 wells.