2019 UIC Conference

Hotel02/24/2020 - 02/27/2020
Fort Worth, Texas

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General Session

Ground Water Protection Council
Dan Yates

How Oil & Gas States Protected Land & Water in 2018
Environmental Defense Fund
Adam Peltz 

Regional Induced Seismicity Collaborative: Trends in Seismicity

Fluid Management Practices and Relationships to Seismicity in Geological Provinces of the Mid-Continent
University of Oklahoma
Kyle Murray, Ph.D. 

Kansas Seismic Monitoring and Responses: An Update
Kansas Geological Survey
Rex Buchanan 

Class III UIC Forum & Discussion

Review of Restoration and Stability Phases of In-Situ Uranium Mining in Texas 2009-2015, with Case Histories
Texas Commission on Environmental Quality
Fred Duffy 

Regulatory & Industry Strategies for Hydraulic Fracture Induced Seismicity

Updates on Seismic Mitigation Strategies
Oklahoma Corporation Commission
Charles Lord

Aquifer Recharge

Improving Aquifer Storage & Recovery Well Performance Through Effective Cycle Testing
Collier Consulting
Doug Laymon, P.G. 

Historic Analysis of ASR Operations in the US as of 2013
Eastern Research Group
Chi Ho Sham, Ph.D. 

Class II & VI UIC Forum & Discussion

Challenges Facing Class II Disposal Well Operations in the Appalachian Basin
ALL Consulting
Tom Tomastik 

Update on CO2 Project
Railroad Commission of Texas
Leslie Savage

Industry Forum

EE Portal Overview
Lisa Stobierski

EE Portal
CAI Resources
George Cushni

Produced Water: Research

Chemical Composition of Produced and Flowback Water Collected from Different Hydraulic Fracturing Sties and Wells
Oklahoma State University
Nurhan Dunford, Ph.D.

Produced Water in Southern Colorado: Using Existing Research to Find the Best Path Forward
Economist & Produced Water Management Individual Research Specialist
Michael Ford

The Waste Fluid Production Rates from Unconventional Oil & Gas Wells and Implications for Disposal Capacity
GWPC Staff
Joseph J. Lee, Jr., P.G.

Class I UIC Forum & Discussion

Geochemical Evaluation for Scale Reduction of Coal Combustion Residuals Leachate in Class I UIC
SCS Engineers
Stephanie Hill

Advancing Class I Injection in a Time of Changing Pressures
Underground Injection Technology Council
Bob Van Voorhees

Produced Water: Case Studies & Innovation

Permian Water Outlook: Challenges & Opportunities - A B3/Drilling Info Multi-Client Study
Robert G. Bruant, Jr., Ph.D.

GWPC Produced Water Study Update
Mike Nickolaus

Produced Water Case Study
Lloyd Hetrick

Managing Regulatory Data

Closing General Session: CWA Discharges to Groundwater Via Underground Injection

Groundwater Regulation: Where Various Regulations Intersect
Oklahoma DEQ
Shellie Chard

Class II Perspective
Consulting Petroleum Engineer
Talib Syed