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Vinegar Harold J, Karanikas John Michael, Hansen Kirk Samuel: Staged and/or patterned heating during in situ thermal processing of a hydrocarbon containing formation. Shell Internationale Research Maatschappij, Shell Canada, CHRISTENSEN Del S, May 6, 2004: WO/2004/038174 (4 worldwide citation)

A method for treating a hydrocarbon containing formation is described. The method for treating a hydrocarbon containing formation may include heating a first volume (162) of the formation using a first set of heaters (158). A second volume (164) of the formation may be heated using a second set of h ...


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Hansen Kirk Samuel, Hsu Chia Fu, Mollinger Alexander Michiel: Cyclic steam stimulation method with multiple fractures. Shell Int Research, February 4, 2009: GB2451601-A

A cyclic steam soak (CSS) stimulation method for producing heated hydrocarbons from a viscous hydrocarbon- containing formation comprises the steps of : a) drilling a well (1) having a substantially horizontal or inclined lower section (3) into the viscous hydrocarbon-containing formation (4) substa ...


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Vinegar Harold J, Karanikas John Michael, Hansen Kirk Samuel: Chauffage etage et/ou avec configuration dinjection lors dun traitement thermique in situ dune formation contenant des hydrocarbures, Staged and/or patterned heating during in situ thermal processing of a hydrocarbon containing formation. Shell Canada, Shell Canada, Smart & Biggar, August 30, 2011: CA2502843

A method for treating a hydrocarbon containing formation is described. The method for treating a hydrocarbon containing formation may include heating a first volume (162) of the formation using a first set of heaters (158). A second volume (164) of the formation may be heated using a second set of h ...


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