Parceria entre Petrobras e SimWorx no desenvolvimento do Pré-Sal

Contributing in the Pre-Salt field development

We’re proud to announce one of our latest contracts regarding Pre-Salt field development. SimWorx is heading the “4Sal” (PETROBRAS) development. A numerical simulator that deals with the drilling mud and salt layer contact, mostly related with the salt layer dissolution caused by the drilling mud contact. Along with dissolution, there is also the creep phenomenon…

Parceria entre SimWorx e Itasca

SimWorx is now ITASCA’s software agent in Brazil

(Minneapolis, Minnesota) Itasca Consulting Group, Inc. is very pleased to announce the appointment of our new Brazilian software agent SimWorx, located in Campinas, Brazil. SimWorx has a solid foundation in numerical modeling, is very active in the Brazilian oil & gas market and plans to develop the rapidly expanding Brazilian civil engineering markets. Founded in…

Fábio Luis Gea dos Santos engenharia civil no programa de pós-graduação da UNICAMP

Academic achievements – Oct/2014

We would like to congratulate our employee Fábio Luis Gea dos Santos for the conclusion of his masters in civil engineering at UNICAMP graduation program. The dissertation theme involved: “Study and automation of the loading rate influence in response on quasi-brittle fracture”, where it was partially presented in Pirenópolis GO at CILAMCE conference and soon…

Unconventional reservoirs simulation with shale gas and tight oil

Unconventional reservoirs using hydraulic fracturing

In April, the Brazilian National Petroleum Agency (ANP) published a resolution (nº 21/2014) related to hydraulic fracturing activities in unconventional reservoirs. The regulatory was imposed in face of the necessity of establishing essential requirements and operational security and environment preservation standards in the country. Hydraulic fracturing is a well stimulation technique that enhances well productivity…

SimWorx presente no evento mais importante da comunidade brasileira geotécnica COBRAMSEG

SimWorx at COBRAMSEG

SimWorx is currently attending the most important event of the Brazilian geotechnical community. Surrounded by many geotechnical and participants from all over the world, this is the 60th anniversary of COBRAMSEG! Taking place in the period of 9-13 September 2014 in the city of Goiania, the conference is hosting 4 important events: • XVII Brazilian…

acidizing simulator with VTK interface - Matrix

Matrix 2.0 version – an acidizing simulator

The matrix acidizing simulator 2.0 version was recently released. The simulator, called Matrix, was developed exclusively for Petrobras under CENPES (Petrobras Research Center) team coordination. Finished a few months ago, the project was developed in a two year contract, having the 1.0 version been released at the end of 2012. Among many uncertainties regarding what…

Simulador de produtividade com acoplamento poço-reservatório - IP3D

IP3D is implemented on the final stable release

The IP3D 3rd version due January 2013 is ready and operational. A restrict beta release is in use for a couple of weeks now. Fixes and adjustments identified in that test phase are already implemented on the final stable release. IP3d implemented functionalities that contract include: Highly Inclined and Inclined wells. Limitations on the parametric…