D18 on Soil and Rock


    Presentations from the first meeting of ASTM Subcommittee D18.26 on Hydraulic Fracturing
    January 29, 2012 - Jacksonville, FL

    18.26 Hydraulic Fracturing – Welcome to the First Meeting
    John T. Germaine

    Massachusetts Institute of Technology

    ASTM and Hydraulic Fracturing
    Robert J. Morgan

    ASTM Technical Committee Operations

    Overview of D18.26 Formation
    John T. Germaine

    Massachusetts Institute of Technology

    Overview of the ASTM Standardization Process
    Robert J. Morgan

    ASTM Technical Committee Operations

    Standard Development Tools
    Robert J. Morgan

    ASTM Technical Committee Operations

    Guidance and Practices Associated with Hydraulic Fracturing Operations - API
    Shail Ghaey

    Upstream Standards

    ASCE – Hydraulic Fracturing
    Kenneth Bell

    Bechtel

    Potential Impacts of Hydrofracturing on Dam & Levee Safety
    Anita Branch

    Dam Safety Production Center- Army Corps of Engineers

    Overview of Proppants and Existing Standards and Practices
    John Getty

    Montana Tech

    ASTM Committee D19 on Water
    Jack Richard

    Thermo Fisher Scientific

    Importance of Size & Shape of Proppants Quality
    Ian Treviranus

    HORIBA Instruments, Inc.

    Overview of the Hydraulic Fracking Process and Related Properties
    Khalid Farrag

    Gas Technology Institute

    Zero Discharge Water Management for Hydrofracturing Activities
    Daniel J. Price and Mark A. Travers

    ENVIRON International Corporation

    Municipalities and Natural Gas Extraction…What the Frack?
    Ron Steinvurzel

    Steinvurzel Law Group

    North Dakota Department of Mineral Resources- North Dakota Practices
    Bruce Hicks

    State of North Dakota