SPE Online Education
Chemical Application for Produced Water Management
Recorded On: 06/09/2022
This webinar reviews chemical applications for produced water management. Roy Goodwin talks about the following:
- Oil in water challenges in oil production
- Reverse emulsion theory – types of reverse emulsion and stabilizing factors
- EOR considerations – focus on polymer flood treatment considerations
- De-oiler chemical treatment modes of action
- Application guidelines relating to maximizing process equipment performance
This webinar is categorized under the Production and Operations technical discipline.
All content contained within this webinar is copyrighted by Roy Goodwin and its use and/or reproduction outside the portal requires express permission from Roy Goodwin.
Roy Goodwin is a Production Optimization Scientist at Baker Hughes, dealing principally with upstream chemical application for oil treatment, flow optimisation and produced water management. Roy has 15 years’ experience dealing with a range of oil and water treatment challenges across the globe, including the Gulf regions (Saudi and surrounding countries), Africa and the North Sea (UK, Norway, Denmark).
Before joining Baker Hughes in 2019 Roy worked within Clariant’s Oil and Mining Services division specialising in demulsifier and water treatment chemicals. Roy holds MSc from the Robert Gordon University in Oilfield Chemicals and has a BSc in Microbiology from the University of Glasgow.
Patricia E. Carreras (Moderator)
Patricia E. Carreras main interests are reservoir engineering, field development planning, reservoir simulation, public speaking, mentoring and coaching. She has worked for more than 25 years for major, independent and consulting oil and gas companies. Ms. Carreras has a vast international work experience developed in Houston, Ciudad del Carmen (Mexico), and Buenos Aires.
She is an active member of the Society of Petroleum Engineers, currently serving as Deputy Chair for the Diversity and Inclusion Standing Committee, Chair for the Gulf Coast Section Continuing Education Committee, and contributor of the SPE Water Life Cycle and Strategy Technical Section. Ms. Carreras is a past member of the SPEI Business Management and Leadership Committee (BMLC). She is one of the authors of the first ever D&I survey launched in May 2020 by the SPE BMLC. She also volunteers as a mentor for the SPE eMentoring program. Ms. Carreras received the 2020-2021 SPE Gulf Coast Section Exemplary award.
Ms. Carreras holds a Bachelor’s degree in Petroleum Engineering from the University of Buenos Aires, and a Master’s of Engineering degree in Petroleum Engineering from Texas A&M University.
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