Conference: URTeC 2019

Joint AAPG-SPE-SEG Convention: URTeC 2019 We are pleased to be back at the Unconventional Resources Technology Conference 2019 this year. Chinook Consulting will be on the exhibit floor at the Colorado Convention Center at booth 856 from Monday, July 22nd to Wednesday, July 24th. Register at the link below. Visit us at Booth 853:  

Announcement: Petroleum Geochemistry Service

Chinook Consulting has recently added Geochem Lab Services to our ever expanding suite of professional services. Geochemical well logs are created from samples using X-Ray Fluorescence (XRF) that measure elemental concentrations and X-Ray Diffraction (XRD) that measure mineral/phase characteristics and abundance. Geochemical well logging is a proven tool that helps clarify subtle changes in hydrocarbon […]

McMurray Oil Saturation

Have you ever wondered what rich McMurray oil saturation looks like at the shaker and in cuttings? See a short video of heavy oil saturated McMurray sand on the shale shakers:    

SAGD and Heavy Oil Development

Steam Assisted Gravity Drainage (SAGD) and Cyclic Steam Stimulation (CSS) SAGD/CSS is an unconventional resource development that is widely used to extract bitumen from underground oil sands deposits. These methods involve injecting steam into sub-surface oil sands deposits to heat the bitumen locked in the sand, thereby lowering the viscosity allowing it to flow and to be extracted. In […]