Standard Handbook of Petroleum and Natural Gas Engineering

2nd Edition

Authors: William Lyons Gary Plisga, BS
Hardcover ISBN: 9780750677851
eBook ISBN: 9780080481081
Imprint: Gulf Professional Publishing
Published Date: 1st October 2004
Page Count: 1568
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This new edition of the Standard Handbook of Petroleum and Natural Gas Engineering provides you with the best, state-of-the-art coverage for every aspect of petroleum and natural gas engineering. With thousands of illustrations and 1,600 information-packed pages, this text is a handy and valuable reference.

Written by over a dozen leading industry experts and academics, the Standard Handbook of Petroleum and Natural Gas Engineering provides the best, most comprehensive source of petroleum engineering information available. Now in an easy-to-use single volume format, this classic is one of the true "must haves" in any petroleum or natural gas engineer's library.

Key Features

  • A classic for the oil and gas industry for over 65 years!
  • A comprehensive source for the newest developments, advances, and procedures in the petrochemical industry, covering everything from drilling and production to the economics of the oil patch.
  • Everything you need - all the facts, data, equipment, performance, and principles of petroleum engineering, information not found anywhere else.
  • A desktop reference for all kinds of calculations, tables, and equations that engineers need on the rig or in the office.
  • A time and money saver on procedural and equipment alternatives, application techniques, and new approaches to problems.


Petroleum engineers, production engineers, drilling engineers, rig operators, petroleum geologists, natural gas engineers, pipeline engineers, reservoir engineers.

Table of Contents

Mathematics; General Engineering and Science; Auxiliary Equipment; Drilling and Well Completions; Reservoir Engineering; Production Engineering; Petroleum Economics


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About the Author

William Lyons

New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology, Socorro, New Mexico.

Affiliations and Expertise

New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology, Socorro, New Mexico, USA

Gary Plisga, BS

(retired) started his 35 year career in the petroleum industry in 1969 with Standard of Ohio (SOHIO) as a production engineer and later in managerial positions. SOHIO was merged with BP USA in the early 1980s where he held several production engineering and operations management positions. He is currently retired from active consulting and is living in Katy, TX

Affiliations and Expertise

Retired from active consulting, Katy, TX