BPI Papers and Selected References

Anstey, N. A., 1982, Simple Seismics, Reprinted 1998, Baird Petrophysical.

Aud, B. W., 1967, Practical Consideration in the Use of Common Reflection Point Techniques, Geophysics, v. 32 no.2.

Baird, R. W., 1976, Explanation of Blowouts and Lost Time Incidents With Some Recommendations, Offshore Technology Conference #2610.

Baird, R. W., 1977, Drilling Hazards and Blowout Prediction Study, Fairfield Industries.

Baird, R. W., 1978, The Role of Geophysics to Assist with Marine Drilling Operations, SPE #6865.

Baird, R. W., 1979, Shallow Gas Detection for the Independent Oil Company, SEG.

Baird, R. W., 1979, Measurement of Drilling Hazards Before Drilling, Offshore Technology Conference #3619.

Baird, R. W., 1979, System to Predict Offshore Drilling Hazards, Petroleum Engineer­ing International.

Baird, R. W., 1980, Pore Pressure Prediction From Seismic Data, Baird Petrophysical.

Baird, R. W., 1988, D.P.R., Drilling Prediction Report: Abnormal Pore Pressure Fracture Gradient and Lithology, Baird Petrophysical.

Baird, R. W., 1988, HRG, High Resolution Geophysics, Shallow Gas Hazards and Mini 3-D Surveys, Baird Petrophysical.

Barker, C., 1972, Aquathermal Pressuring-Role of Temperature in Development of Abnormal Pressure Zones, AAPG Bulletin, v. 56.

Bellotti, P. and R. E. Gerard, 1976, Instantaneous Log Indicates Porosity and Pore Pressure, World Oil, v. 183.

Bilgeri, D. and E. B. Admento, 1982, Predicting Abnormal Pressure Sedimentary Rocks, Geophysical Prospecting, v. 30.

Cesaroni, R., D. Giacca, E. Possami and A. Schienato, 1982, IECO Experience in Overpressured Detection and Evaluation in the Mediterranean Offshore, AGIP Document Presented at the EGPC Production Seminary, Cairo, Nov. 1982.

Daines, S. R., 1982, Prediction of Fracture Pressures for Wildcat Wells, Journal of Petroleum Technology, v. 34.

Dix, C. H., 1955, Seismic Velocities from Surface Measurements, Geophysics, v. 20 no.1.

Dutta, N. C., Ed. and F. D. Levin, Ed., 1987, Geopressure, Geophysics reprint series no. 7, SEG.

Eaton, B. A., 1969, Fracture Gradient Predictions and its Application in Oil Field Operations, Journal of Petroleum Technology, v. 21.

Faust, L. Y., 1951, Seismic Velocity as a Function of Depth and Geologic Time, Geophysics, v. 16 no. 2.

Fertl, W. H., 1976, Abnormal Formation Pressures, Elsevier, Amsterdam.

Fertl W. H. and D. J. Timko, 1970, Occurrence and Significance of Abnormal Pressure Formations, Oil and Gas Journal,  v. 68.

Goldsmith, R. G., 1975, It’s Simple: Drilling Weights Predict Mud Weights Needed, World Oil, v. 181.

Gretener, P. E., 1977, Pore Pressure: Fundamentals, General Ramifications and Implications for Structural Geology, Bull. Amer. Assoc. Petroleum Geol., Education course notes series.

Hottman, C. E. and R. K. Johnson, 1965, Estimation of Formation Pressures from Log-Derived Shale Properties, Journal of Petroleum Technology, v. 17.

Hubbert, M. K. and D. G. Willis, 1957, Mechanics of Hydraulic Fracturing, Trans AIME, v. 210.

Jorden, J. R. and O. J. Shirley, 1966, Application of Drilling Performance Data to Overpressure Detection, Journal of Petroleum Technology, v. 28.

Louden, L. R., 1971, “Chemical Caps” Can Cause Pressure Buildup, Oil and Gas Journal, v. 69.

Marenko, Y. I  and V. G. Postnikov, 1967, Causes of Abnormally High Rock Pressure in the Osinskii Zone of Markovo Oil Field, Neftegazov, Geol. Geofiz. v. 10.

Mathews, W. R. and J. Kelly, 1967, How to Predict Formation Pressure and Fracture Gradient, Oil and Gas Journal. v. 65.

McClure, L. J., 1977, Drill Abnormal Pressure Safety, Baird Petrophysical.

McClure, L. J., 1992, Seismic Interval Velocity Analysis for Safest Drilling, Baird Petrophysical.

Pilkington, P. E., 1978, Fracture Gradient Estimates in Tertiary Basins, Petroleum Engineer International. v. 50.

Pilkington, P. E., 1985, Pore Pressure Prediction, Conoco.

Reynolds, E. B., 1970, Predicting Overpressured Zones with Seismic Data, World Oil. Oct.

Terzaghi, K., 1923, Die Berechnung der Durchlass Igkeitsziffer des Tones aws dem Verlanf der Hydrodynamischen Spannungserscheinungen, Sb. Akad. Wiss. Wien.


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