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Calendar
17-18 19-20 22-25 23-25 24-25 Hotel & Towers, New York. 800-433-2851 60th Annual Gas Compressor Institute, Seward County Event Center, Liberal, Ks. Seward County Community College/Area Technical School, 620-417-1170 KIOGA Midyear Meeting, Garden City, Ks. 316263-7297 American Association of Petroleum Geologists Annual Convention & Exhibition, Long Beach, Ca. 918-584-2555 Washington, D.C. Call-Up, Washington Court Hotel. Western Energy Alliance, 303-623-0987 Texas Alliance of Energy Producers Annual Meeting, Multipurpose Events Center, Wichita Falls, Tx. 800299-2998 Offshore Drilling Conference, Reliant Park, Houston. 972-952-9393 IPAA/TIPRO Leaders in Industry Luncheon, Petroleum Club of Houston. 713-503-1298 Tennessee Oil & Gas Association Annual Meeting, Music City Sheraton, Nashville, Tn. 615-371-6137 IADC Drilling Onshore Conference & Exhibition, Omni Hotel Westside, Houston. 713-292-1945 Oklahoma Independent Petroleum Association Annual Meeting, Four Seasons Resort and Club, Las Colinas, Tx. 405-942-2334 IOGCC Midyear Meeting, Vancouver, British Columbia. 405-525-3556 SPE Americas Unconventional Resources Conference, Pittsburgh. 972-952-9393 IADC International Tax Seminar, Mayflower Renaissance Hotel, Washington. 713-292-1945 California Independent Petroleum Association Annual Meeting, Rancho Bernardo Inn, San Diego. 916-4471177 Global Petroleum Show, Stampede Park, Calgary. 403209-3555 IPAA/TIPRO Leaders in Industry Luncheon, Petroleum Club of Houston. 713-503-1298 Western Energy Alliance Annual Meeting and Summer Conference, Viceroy Hotel and Resort, Snowmass, Co. 303-623-0987 SPE Deepwater Drilling & Completions Conference, Galveston, Tx. 972-952-9393 IPAA Midyear Meeting, The Broadmoor, Colorado Springs, Co. 800-433-2851 Virginia Oil & Gas Association Annual Meeting, The Cavalier, Virginia Beach, Va. 276-698-3128 Exhibition, Hilton Hotel, Lafayette, La. 713-292-1945

AUGUST
5-7 8 8-10 IOGA WV Summer Meeting, The Greenbrier, White Sulphur Springs, W.V. 304-344-9867 IPAA/TIPRO Leaders in Industry Luncheon, Petroleum Club of Houston. 713-503-1298 Independent Petroleum Association of New Mexico Annual Meeting, Sandia Resort & Casino, Albuquerque, N.M. 575-622-2566 TIPRO Summer Conference & Golf Tournament, Moody Gardens Hotel, Galveston, Tx. 512-477-4452 WEA Annual Golf Tournament, Arrowhead Golf Club, Littleton, Co. 303-623-0987 Kansas Independent Oil & Gas Association Annual Meeting, Airport Hilton, Wichita, Ks. 316-263-7297 Petroleum Association of Wyoming Annual Meeting & Trade Show, Parkway Plaza Hotel & Convention Centre, Casper. 307-234-5333 Summer NAPE Expo, George R. Brown Convention Center, Houston. IPAA and AAPL, 817-847-7700 IPAA/TIPRO Leaders in Industry Luncheon, Petroleum Club of Houston. 713-503-1298 American School of Gas Measurement Technology, Houston. 713-821-5000 Wildcatter of the Year Gala, Hyatt Regency at Colorado Convention Center, Denver. Western Energy Alliance, 303-623-0987 IPAA Pebble Beach Golf Outing, Pebble Beach Resort, Pebble Beach, Ca. 800-433-2851 IPAA Oil & Gas Investment Symposium, Palace Hotel, San Francisco. 800-433-2851

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9 9-11 17

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SEPTEMBER
12 17-20 22

JUNE
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22-23 24-26

OCTOBER
7-9 8-10 New Mexico Oil & Gas Association Annual Meeting, Eldorado Hotel, Santa Fe. 505-982-2568 Society of Petroleum Engineers Annual Technical Conference & Exhibition, Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center, San Antonio. 972-952-9393 IPAA/TIPRO Leaders in Industry Luncheon, Petroleum Club of Houston. 713-503-1298 IADC Contracts & Risk Management Conference, Omni Hotel Westside, Houston. 713-292-1945 Permian Basin International Oil Show, Ector County Coliseum Complex, Odessa, Tx. 432-367-1112 NOIA Fall Meeting, The Phoenician, Scottsdale, Az. 202-347-6900 Independent Oil & Gas Association of New York Annual Meeting and 2012 Joint Oil & Gas Conference with the Ontario Petroleum Institute, Sheraton on the Falls, Niagara Falls, Canada. 716-202-4688 IPAA Oil & Gas Investment Symposium, The Palace Hotel, San Francisco. 800-433-2851 Interstate Oil & Gas Compact Commission Annual Meeting, San Antonio. 405-525-3556

12-14 13 13-15

10 16-17 16-18 17-19 23-25

20-21 27-29 27-29

JULY
11 11-12 18-19 IPAA/TIPRO Leaders in Industry Luncheon, Petroleum Club of Houston. 713-503-1298 IOGA NY Summer Meeting, Peek’n Peak Resort and Conference Center, Findlay Lake, N.Y. 716-202-4688 IADC Lifting & Mechanical Handling Conference & 24-26 29-31

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Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011

American Oil and Gas Reporter 12/11
Contents
Reports
Calendar
Oil & Gas Counts
State Legislative
Industry Digest
Tech Connections
Washington Watch
Keystone XL
Liaison Committee
Shale Gas Subcommittee
Endangered Species
Midstream Startups Emerging to Meet Booming Demand
Liquids Resource Plays Have Oil Production Rising Again
Organizers Anticipating Big Things for 2012 PBIOS
Cover Story
R&D Areas Key to Improving Fracturing
Natural Gas Offers Solutions as Transportation Fuel
Completion Design, Frac Modeling Optimize Eagle Ford Wells
Novel Drill-In Fluid Excels in Horizontal ERD Wells
Technologies Optimize Sand Control
Operators Must Manage Risk Before, During and After Drilling
OCS Access: BOEM Offers Business-as-Usual OCS Leasing Plan
Court Finds for Insurers in Gulf Spill Ruling
OIPA
Clean Air Act
IOGA NY
COGA
IPAA Annual
Louisiana
West Virginia
Pennsylvania
Texas
The American Well Servicing Directory, Winter 2011
Industry Focus
Classified Advertising
Advertisers Index
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - American Oil and Gas Reporter 12/11
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - Cover2
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - Contents
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - Reports
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - 5
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - 6
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - 7
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - Calendar
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - 9
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - 10
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - 11
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - Oil & Gas Counts
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - 13
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - Industry Digest
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - 15
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - 16
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - 17
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - 18
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - 19
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American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - 25
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - 26
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - 27
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - 28
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - Tech Connections
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - 30
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - Washington Watch
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - Keystone XL
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - 33
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - Liaison Committee
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - 35
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - 36
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - 37
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - Shale Gas Subcommittee
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - 39
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - Endangered Species
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - 41
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - Midstream Startups Emerging to Meet Booming Demand
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - 43
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - 44
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - 45
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - 46
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - 47
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - 48
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American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - 53
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - 54
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - 55
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - 56
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - 57
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - Liquids Resource Plays Have Oil Production Rising Again
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - 59
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - 60
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - 61
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - 62
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - 63
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American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - 69
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - 70
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - 71
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - 72
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - Organizers Anticipating Big Things for 2012 PBIOS
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - Cover Story
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - 75
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - 76
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - 77
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - 78
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - 79
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - 80
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - 81
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - 82
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - R&D Areas Key to Improving Fracturing
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - 84
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - 85
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - 86
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - 87
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - 88
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - 89
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - 90
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - Natural Gas Offers Solutions as Transportation Fuel
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - 92
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - 93
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - 94
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - 95
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - Completion Design, Frac Modeling Optimize Eagle Ford Wells
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - 97
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - 98
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - 99
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - 100
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - 101
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American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - 107
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - 108
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - 109
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - 110
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - Novel Drill-In Fluid Excels in Horizontal ERD Wells
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - 112
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - 113
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - 114
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - 115
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - 116
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - Technologies Optimize Sand Control
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - 118
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - 119
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - 120
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - 121
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - Operators Must Manage Risk Before, During and After Drilling
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - 123
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - 124
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - 125
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - 126
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - 127
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - 128
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - OCS Access: BOEM Offers Business-as-Usual OCS Leasing Plan
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - Court Finds for Insurers in Gulf Spill Ruling
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - 131
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - 132
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - OIPA
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - 134
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - 135
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - Clean Air Act
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - 137
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - IOGA NY
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - 139
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - 140
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - 141
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - 142
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - 143
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - COGA
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - 145
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - 146
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - IPAA Annual
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - 148
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - 149
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - 150
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - 151
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - Louisiana
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American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - West Virginia
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - 157
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - Pennsylvania
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - Texas
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - 160
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - The American Well Servicing Directory, Winter 2011
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - 162
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - 163
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American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - Industry Focus
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - 187
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - 188
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - 189
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - 190
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - 191
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - Classified Advertising
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - 193
American Oil & Gas Reporter - December 2011 - Advertisers Index
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