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Van Meurs Peter, de Rouffignac Eric Pierre, Vinegar Harold Jay, Lucid Michael Francis: Chauffage par conductivite dun gisement de schiste bitumineux pour promouvoir la permeabilite et lextraction subsequente du petrole, Conductively heating a subterranean oil shale to create permeabilityand subsequently produce oil. Shell Canada, SMART & BIGGAR, August 27, 1991: CA1288043 (318 worldwide citation)

A B S T R A C T CONDUCTIVELY HEATING A SUBTERRANEAN OIL SHALE TO CREATE PERMEABILITY AND SUBSEQUENTLY PRODUCE OIL Shale oil is subsequently produced from a subterraneaninterval of oil shale, where the interval is initiallysubstantially impermeable and contains a specified grade andthickness of oil s ...


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Ueber Russell C, Van Meurs Peter, Brew Jerke R: Laterally expanding oil shale permeabilization. Shell Oil Company, September 18, 1973: US3759328 (248 worldwide citation)

An improved process of permeabilizing and recovering water soluble and/or heat sensitive minerals and hydrocarbons from an oil shale formation containing said minerals by forming a cavern and vertically expanding it by contacting the cavern roof with a hot aqueous fluid while also causing horizontal ...


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Beard Thomas N, Van Meurs Peter: Process for solution mining nahcolite. Shell Oil Company, December 18, 1973: US3779602 (210 worldwide citation)

The process of solution mining sodium bicarbonate (e.g., nahcolite) from a subsurface sodium bicarbonate containing, oil shale formation with water is improved by conducting leaching operations at a selected temperature greater than 250.degree.F and adjusting pressure to a particular preferred value ...


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Waxman Monroe H, Van Meurs Peter, Vinegar Harold J: Procede de recuperation de petrole par injection de vapeur in situ, In-situ steam drive oil recovery process. Shell Canada, SMART & BIGGAR, January 10, 1989: CA1248442

A B S T R A C T IN-SITU STEAM DRIVE OIL RECOVERY PROCESS An oil and water-containing subterranean reservoir can beheated in a manner capable of inducing an economically feasibleproduction of oil from zones which were initially so impermeable asto be undesirably unproductive in response to injections ...


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Van Meurs Peter, Glandt Carlos Alberto: Procede de recuperation thermique du petrole contenu dans des sables bitumineux et prealablement dilue dans de leau chaude, Thermal drainage process for recovering hot water-swollen oil from a thick tar sand. Shell Canada, SMART & BIGGAR, April 7, 1992: CA1298543

PATENTK-9117HWC:JN A THERMAL DRAINAGE PROCESS FOR RECOVERINGHOT WATER-SWOLLEN OIL FROM A THICK TAR SAND Abstract of the Disclosure Hot liquid-containing water-swollen tar is produced from atar sand by injecting steam into a well, which is at least initiallyopen and substantially free of obstruction ...



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