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US20020033253A1 - In situ thermal processing of a hydrocarbon containing formation using insulated conductor heat sources - Google Patents

In situ thermal processing of a hydrocarbon containing formation using insulated conductor heat sources

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US20020033253A1
US20020033253A1 US09/841,193 US84119301A US2002033253A1 US 20020033253 A1 US20020033253 A1 US 20020033253A1 US 84119301 A US84119301 A US 84119301A US 2002033253 A1 US2002033253 A1 US 2002033253A1
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formation
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heat
condensable hydrocarbons
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Eric Rouffignac
Harold Vinegar
Scott Wellington
Charles Keedy
Bruce Hunsucker
Lawrence Bielamowicz
Fredrick Carl
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Shell Oil Co
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Shell Oil Co
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Priority to US19921500P priority
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Priority to US09/841,193 priority patent/US20020033253A1/en
Assigned to SHELL OIL COMPANY reassignment SHELL OIL COMPANY ASSIGNMENT OF ASSIGNORS INTEREST (SEE DOCUMENT FOR DETAILS). Assignors: BIELAMOWICZ, LAWRENCE JAMES, CARL, FREDRICK GORDON, JR., HUNSUCKER, BRUCE GERARD, KEEDY, CHARLES ROBERT, ROUFFIGNAC, ERIC PIERRE DE, VINEGAR, HAROLD J., WELLINGTON, SCOTT LEE
Publication of US20020033253A1 publication Critical patent/US20020033253A1/en
Application status is Abandoned legal-status Critical

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