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PWS Permian Basin 2022 Call for Abstracts

The annual PWS Permian Basin event brings together industry leading speakers to address the produced water issues faced by operators, water midstream companies and water services providers. Produced water experts with Permian Basin experience will discuss the existing solutions, technological innovations and produced water management best practices needed to keep the most productive unconventional shale play in the world pumping hydrocarbons while ensuring sustainable business operations and safeguarding the local environment and freshwater resources.

Suggested presentation topics

  • Automating “smart” transfer equipment
  • Brackish water versus freshwater
  • Case studies
  • Characterization of oil/water/gas for treatment
  • Chemical treating & corrosion
  • Corrosion issues
  • Cost reduction opportunities
  • Creating synthetic diesel from wellhead gas
  • Downhole considerations
  • Emerging Permian Basin treatment trends
  • Induced seismicity concerns
  • IoT and monitoring
  • Managing bacteria
  • Managing evaporation in pits
  • Managing H2S
  • Managing NORM solids
  • New & developing technologies
  • Operational challenges
  • Performance metrics
  • Permian disposal considerations
  • Pit fluid management
  • Produced water reuse & recycling
  • EOR
  • Design optimization
  • Produced water treatment case studies
  • Public-private partnerships for water infrastructure
  • Secondary recovery
  • Sustainable water management
  • Trends in Permian containment
  • Disposal challenges & solutions
  • Water handling & total water management
  • Incentivizing water recycling
  • Produced water treatment fundamentals
  • Best practices

Additional information

  • Priority is given to presentations that are presented by or co-presented with operators.
  • Presentations should be data-driven and avoid commercial content.
  • Abstracts should be no more than 500 words.
  • Incomplete submissions will not be considered – complete submissions include abstracts, all form fields, speaker bios and speaker headshots.
  • Abstracts, speaker bios and headshots from the selected submissions will be published in the PWS Permian Basin event app for conference attendees to view.

Abstracts for PWS Permian Basin 2022 must submitted via the form below by May 31, 2022.

Abstract submission form

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