Applied Techniques to Integrated Oil and Gas Reservoir Characterization

Applied Techniques to Integrated Oil and Gas Reservoir Characterization
Author: Enwenode Onajite
Publsiher: Elsevier
Total Pages: 434
Release: 2020-11-13
ISBN 10: 0128172371
ISBN 13: 9780128172377
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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Applied Techniques to Integrated Oil and Gas Reservoir Characterization: A Problem-Solution Discussion with Geoscience Experts presents challenging questions encountered by geoscientists in their day-to-day work in the exploration and development of oil and gas fields and provides potential solutions from experts working in the field. Covers Amplitude Versus Offset (AVO), well-to-seismic tie, phase of seismic data, seismic inversion studies, pore pressure prediction, rock physics and exploration geological. The text examines challenges in the industry as well as the solutions and techniques used to overcome those challenges. Over the past several years there has been a growing integration of geophysical, geological, and reservoir engineering, production and petrophysical data to predict and determine reservoir properties. This includes reservoir extent and sand development away from the well bore, as well as in unpenetrated prospects, leading to optimization planning for field development. As such, geoscientists now must learn the technology, processes and challenges involved within their specific functions in order to complete day-to-day activities. Presents a thorough understanding of the requirements and issues of various disciplines in characterizing a wide spectrum of reservoirs Includes real-life problems and challenging questions encountered by geoscientists in their day-to-day work, along with answers from experts working in the field Provides an integrated approach among different disciplines (geology, geophysics, petrophysics, and petroleum engineering)

Volcanic Gas Reservoir Characterization

Volcanic Gas Reservoir Characterization
Author: Qiquan Ran,Yongjun Wang,Yuanhui Sun,Lin Yan,Min Tong
Publsiher: Elsevier
Total Pages: 604
Release: 2014-03-27
ISBN 10: 0124171338
ISBN 13: 9780124171336
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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Volcanic gas reservoirs are the new natural gas frontier. Once thought too complex, too harsh on the drilling bit, and too difficult to characterize, reservoir engineers and petroleum geologists alike now manage more advanced seismic and logging tools, making these "impossible" field developments possible. Bridging meaningful information about these complicated provinces and linking various unconventional methods and techniques, Volcanic Gas Reservoir Characterization: Describes a set of leading-edge integrated volcanic gas reservoir characterization techniques, helping to ensure the effective development of the field Reveals the grade and relationship of volcanic stratigraphic sequence Presents field identification and prediction methods, and interpretation technology of reservoir parameters, relating these to similar complex fields such as shale These innovative approaches and creative methods have been successfully applied to actual development of volcanic gas reservoirs. By sharing the methods and techniques used in this region with reservoir engineers and petroleum geologists all over the world, those with better understanding of these unconventional basins will begin to consider volcanic rock like any other reservoir. Summarizes the research and explains detailed case studies of volcanic gas reservoir developments, showing the latest achievements and lessons learned Supplies knowledge on volcanic gas reservoir basins to provide meaningful insight into similar complex reservoirs such as shale, coal bed methane, and heavy oil basins Contains extensive methodology, strong practicality and high innovation, making this an ideal book for both the practicing and seasoned reservoir engineer and petroleum geologists working with complex reservoirs

Practical Solutions to Integrated Oil and Gas Reservoir Analysis

Practical Solutions to Integrated Oil and Gas Reservoir Analysis
Author: Enwenode Onajite
Publsiher: Elsevier
Total Pages: 452
Release: 2017-05-19
ISBN 10: 0128054603
ISBN 13: 9780128054604
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Practical Solutions to Integrated Oil and Gas Reservoir Analysis Book Review:

Practical Solutions to Integrated Oil and Gas Reservoir Analysis: Geophysical and Geological Perspectives is a well-timed source of information addressing the growing integration of geophysical, geological, reservoir engineering, production, and petrophysical data in predicting and determining reservoir properties. These include reservoir extent and sand development away from the well bore, characterizations of undrilled prospects, and optimization planning for field development. As such, geoscientists must now learn the technology, processes, and challenges involved within their specific functions in order to complete day-to-day activities. A broad collection of real-life problems and challenging questions encountered by geoscientists in the exploration and development of oil and gas fields, the book treats subjects ranging from Basin Analysis, to identifying and mapping structures, stratigraphy, the distribution of fracture, and the identification of pore fluids. Looking at the well-to-seismic tie, time-to-depth conversion, AVO analysis, seismic inversion, rock physics, and pore pressure analysis/prediction, the text examines challenges encountered in these technical areas, and also includes solutions and techniques used to overcome those challenges. Presents a thorough understanding of the contributions and issues faced by the various disciplines that contribute towards characterizing a wide spectrum of reservoirs (Conventional, Shale Oil and Gas, as well as Carbonate reservoirs) Provides a much needed and integrated approach amongst disciplines including geology, geophysics, petrophysics, reservoir and drilling engineering Includes case studies on different reservoir settings from around the world including Western Canadian Sedimentary Basin, Gulf of Guinea, Gulf of Mexico, Milne point field in Alaska, North-Sea, San Jorge Basin, and Bossier and Haynesville Shales, and others to help illustrate key points

Integrated Reservoir Asset Management

Integrated Reservoir Asset Management
Author: John Fanchi
Publsiher: Gulf Professional Publishing
Total Pages: 376
Release: 2010-07-19
ISBN 10: 9780123820891
ISBN 13: 0123820898
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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All too often, senior reservoir managers have found that their junior staff lack an adequate understanding of reservoir management techniques and best practices needed to optimize the development of oil and gas fields. Written by an expert professional/educator, Integrated Reservoir Asset Management introduces the reader to the processes and modeling paradigms needed to develop the skills to increase reservoir output and profitability and decrease guesswork. One of the only references to recognize the technical diversity of modern reservoir management teams, Fanchi seamlessly brings together concepts and terminology, creating an interdisciplinary approach for solving everyday problems. The book starts with an overview of reservoir management, fluids, geological principles used to characterization, and two key reservoir parameters (porosity and permeability). This is followed by an uncomplicated review of multi-phase fluid flow equations, an overview of the reservoir flow modeling process and fluid displacement concepts. All exercises and case studies are based on the authors 30 years of experience and appear at the conclusion of each chapter with hints in addition of full solutions. In addition, the book will be accompanied by a website featuring supplementary case studies and modeling exercises which is supported by an author generated computer program. Straightforward methods for characterizing subsurface environments Effortlessly gain and understanding of rock-fluid interaction relationships An uncomplicated overview of both engineering and scientific processes Exercises at the end of each chapter to demonstrate correct application Modeling tools and additional exercise are included on a companion website

Heavy Oils

Heavy Oils
Author: Satinder Chopra
Publsiher: SEG Books
Total Pages: 317
Release: 2010
ISBN 10: 1560802227
ISBN 13: 9781560802228
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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Proceedings of the International Field Exploration and Development Conference 2018

Proceedings of the International Field Exploration and Development Conference 2018
Author: Jia'en Lin
Publsiher: Springer Nature
Total Pages: 2041
Release: 2019-10-02
ISBN 10: 981137127X
ISBN 13: 9789811371271
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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This book gathers selected papers from the 8th International Field Exploration and Development Conference (IFEDC 2018) and addresses a broad range of topics, including: Reservoir Surveillance and Management, Reservoir Evaluation and Dynamic Description, Reservoir Production Stimulation and EOR, Ultra-Tight Reservoirs, Unconventional Oil and Gas Resources Technology, Oil and Gas Well Production Testing, and Geomechanics. In brief, the papers introduce readers to upstream technologies used in oil & gas development, the main principles of the process, and various related design technologies. The conference not only provided a platform to exchange experiences, but also promoted the advancement of scientific research in oil & gas exploration and production. The book is chiefly intended for industry experts, professors, researchers, senior engineers, and enterprise managers.

Reservoir Engineering

Reservoir Engineering
Author: Abdus Satter,Ghulam M. Iqbal
Publsiher: Gulf Professional Publishing
Total Pages: 486
Release: 2015-09-22
ISBN 10: 0128005238
ISBN 13: 9780128005231
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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Reservoir Engineering focuses on the fundamental concepts related to the development of conventional and unconventional reservoirs and how these concepts are applied in the oil and gas industry to meet both economic and technical challenges. Written in easy to understand language, the book provides valuable information regarding present-day tools, techniques, and technologies and explains best practices on reservoir management and recovery approaches. Various reservoir workflow diagrams presented in the book provide a clear direction to meet the challenges of the profession. As most reservoir engineering decisions are based on reservoir simulation, a chapter is devoted to introduce the topic in lucid fashion. The addition of practical field case studies make Reservoir Engineering a valuable resource for reservoir engineers and other professionals in helping them implement a comprehensive plan to produce oil and gas based on reservoir modeling and economic analysis, execute a development plan, conduct reservoir surveillance on a continuous basis, evaluate reservoir performance, and apply corrective actions as necessary. Connects key reservoir fundamentals to modern engineering applications Bridges the conventional methods to the unconventional, showing the differences between the two processes Offers field case studies and workflow diagrams to help the reservoir professional and student develop and sharpen management skills for both conventional and unconventional reservoirs

Carbonate Reservoir Characterization

Carbonate Reservoir Characterization
Author: George V. Chilingar,S. J. Mazzullo,Herman H. Rieke
Publsiher: A.Azziz Al-Naggar
Total Pages: 114
Release: 2015-01-21
ISBN 10:
ISBN 13:
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Carbonate Reservoir Characterization Book Review:

Candidates for this course are recommended to attend the following:- 1- A course for carbonate reservoir characterization due its sever heterogeneity. 2- Surface geological field trips for carbonate exposures. 3- To visit sites of recent carbonate (reefs) preferably by a sub marine glass boat to observe the variation in reef distribution and growth within the same locality.

Masters Theses in the Pure and Applied Sciences

Masters Theses in the Pure and Applied Sciences
Author: Wade H. Shafer
Publsiher: Springer Science & Business Media
Total Pages: 430
Release: 2012-12-06
ISBN 10: 1461303931
ISBN 13: 9781461303930
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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Masters Theses in the Pure and Applied Sciences was first conceived, published, and disseminated by the Center for Information and Numerical Data Analysis and Synthesis (CINDAS)* at Purdue University in 1957, starting its coverage of theses with the academic year 1955. Beginning with Volume 13, the printing and dis semination phases of the activity were transferred to University Microfilms/Xerox of Ann Arbor, Michigan, with the thought that such an arrangement would be more beneficial to the academic and general scientific and technical community. After five years of this joint undertaking we had concluded that it was in the interest of all concerned if the printing and distribution of the volumes were handled by an international publishing house to assure improved service and broader dissemination. Hence, starting with Volume 18, Masters Theses in the Pure and Applied Sciences has been disseminated on a worldwide basis by Plenum Publishing Corporation of New York, and in the same year the coverage was broadened to include Canadian universities. All back issues can also be ordered from Plenum. We have reported in Volume 39 (thesis year 1994) a total of 13,953 thesis titles from 21 Canadian and 159 United States universities. We are sure that this broader base for these titles reported will greatly enhance the value of this impor tant annual reference work. While Volume 39 reports theses submitted in 1994, on occasion, certain uni versities do report theses submitted in previous years but not reported at the time.

North Sea Oil and Gas Reservoirs—II

North Sea Oil and Gas Reservoirs—II
Author: A.T. Buller
Publsiher: Springer Science & Business Media
Total Pages: 464
Release: 2012-12-06
ISBN 10: 9400907915
ISBN 13: 9789400907911
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

North Sea Oil and Gas Reservoirs—II Book Review:

The first North Sea Oil and Gas Reservoirs Conference was held in Trondheim in 1985 as part of the Norwegian Institute of Technology's 75th anniversary celebrations. Favourable reactions from the delegates prompted the Committee to re-run the event some three and a half years later, and it is now intended that the Confe rence be held on a regular basis as long as there is a demand for this type of gathering. The objectives of the 1989 Conference, which were broadly similar to those of the previous one, were: (a) to bring together those engaged in various geoscientific and reservoir engineering aspects of North Sea Oil and gas reservoirs in one forum; (b) to demonstrate wherever poSsible the interdependence of the various disciplines and specializations; (c) to promote innovative, synergistic approaches to research and development programmes aimed at North Sea conditions; and (d) to reflect current trends in the reservoir sciences. Naturally there was no place for specialist parallel sessions in a Conference aimed at encouraging interdisciplinary integration and awareness.

Methods and Applications in Reservoir Geophysics

Methods and Applications in Reservoir Geophysics
Author: Michael R. Cooper
Publsiher: SEG Books
Total Pages: 655
Release: 2010
ISBN 10: 1560802162
ISBN 13: 9781560802167
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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Soft Computing for Reservoir Characterization and Modeling

Soft Computing for Reservoir Characterization and Modeling
Author: Patrick Wong,Fred Aminzadeh,Masoud Nikravesh
Publsiher: Springer Science & Business Media
Total Pages: 586
Release: 2001-12-04
ISBN 10: 9783790814217
ISBN 13: 3790814210
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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In the middle of the 20th century, Genrich Altshuller, a Russian engineer, analysed hundreds of thousands of patents and scientific publications. From this analysis, he developed TRIZ (G. Altshuller, "40 Principles: TRIZ Keys to Technical Innovation. TRIZ Tools," Volume 1, First Edition, Technical Innovation Center, Inc. , Worcester, MA, January 1998; Y. Salamatov, "TRIZ: The Right Solution at the Right Time. A Guide to Innovative Problem Solving. " Insytec B. V. , 1999), the theory of inventive problem solving, together with a series of practical tools for helping engineers solving technical problems. Among these tools and theories, the substance-field theory gives a structured way of representing problems, the patterns of evolution show the lifecycle of technical systems, the contradiction matrix tells you how to resolve technical contradictions, using the forty principles that describe common ways of improving technical systems. For example, if you want to increase the strength of a device, without adding too much extra weight to it, the contradiction matrix tells you that you can use "Principle 1: Segmentation," or "Principle 8: Counterweight," or "Principle 15: Dynamicity," or "Principle 40: Composite Materials. " I really like two particular ones: "Principle 1: Segmentation," and Principle 15: Dynamicity. " "Segmentation" shows how systems evolve from an initial monolithic form into a set of independent parts, then eventually increasing the number of parts until each part becomes small enough that it cannot be identified anymore.

Experimental Design in Petroleum Reservoir Studies

Experimental Design in Petroleum Reservoir Studies
Author: Mohammad Jamshidnezhad
Publsiher: Gulf Professional Publishing
Total Pages: 186
Release: 2015-04-16
ISBN 10: 0128030712
ISBN 13: 9780128030714
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Experimental Design in Petroleum Reservoir Studies Book Review:

One of the main duties for reservoir engineers is reservoir study, which starts when a reservoir is explored and it continues until the reservoir abandonment. Reservoir study is a continual process and due to various reasons such as complexity at the surface and limited data, there are many uncertainties in reservoir modelling and characterization causing difficulties in reasonable history-matching and prediction phases of study. Experimental Design in Petroleum Reservoir Studies concentrates on experimental design, a trusted method in reservoir management, to analyze and take the guesswork out of the uncertainties surrounding the underdeveloped reservoir. Case studies from the Barnett shale and fractured reservoirs in the Middle East are just some of the practical examples included. Other relevant discussions on uncertainty in PVT, field performance data, and relevant outcomes of experimental design all help you gain insight into how better data can improve measurement tools, your model, and your reservoir assets. Apply the practical knowledge and know-how now with real-world case studies included Gain confidence in deviating uncertain parameters surrounding the underdeveloped reservoir with a focus on application of experimental design Alleviate some of the guesswork in history-matching and prediction phrases with explanations on uncertainty analysis

Nonmarine Reservoir Description

Nonmarine Reservoir Description
Author: Yiwei Zhang
Publsiher: Anonim
Total Pages: 363
Release: 1997
ISBN 10:
ISBN 13: STANFORD:36105023467629
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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Energy Research Abstracts

Energy Research Abstracts
Author: Anonim
Publsiher: Anonim
Total Pages: 329
Release: 1994-12
ISBN 10:
ISBN 13: PSU:000052606403
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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Harness Oil and Gas Big Data with Analytics

Harness Oil and Gas Big Data with Analytics
Author: Keith R. Holdaway
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 384
Release: 2014-05-05
ISBN 10: 1118910893
ISBN 13: 9781118910894
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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Use big data analytics to efficiently drive oil and gas exploration and production Harness Oil and Gas Big Data with Analytics provides a complete view of big data and analytics techniques as they are applied to the oil and gas industry. Including a compendium of specific case studies, the book underscores the acute need for optimization in the oil and gas exploration and production stages and shows how data analytics can provide such optimization. This spans exploration, development, production and rejuvenation of oil and gas assets. The book serves as a guide for fully leveraging data, statistical, and quantitative analysis, exploratory and predictive modeling, and fact-based management to drive decision making in oil and gas operations. This comprehensive resource delves into the three major issues that face the oil and gas industry during the exploration and production stages: Data management, including storing massive quantities of data in a manner conducive to analysis and effectively retrieving, backing up, and purging data Quantification of uncertainty, including a look at the statistical and data analytics methods for making predictions and determining the certainty of those predictions Risk assessment, including predictive analysis of the likelihood that known risks are realized and how to properly deal with unknown risks Covering the major issues facing the oil and gas industry in the exploration and production stages, Harness Big Data with Analytics reveals how to model big data to realize efficiencies and business benefits.

Applied Petroleum Geomechanics

Applied Petroleum Geomechanics
Author: Jon Jincai Zhang
Publsiher: Gulf Professional Publishing
Total Pages: 534
Release: 2019-06-15
ISBN 10: 0128148152
ISBN 13: 9780128148150
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Applied Petroleum Geomechanics Book Review:

Applied Petroleum Geomechanics provides a bridge between theory and practice as a daily use reference that contains direct industry applications. Going beyond the basic fundamentals of rock properties, this guide covers critical field and lab tests, along with interpretations from actual drilling operations and worldwide case studies, including abnormal formation pressures from many major petroleum basins. Rounding out with borehole stability solutions and the geomechanics surrounding hydraulic fracturing and unconventional reservoirs, this comprehensive resource gives petroleum engineers a much-needed guide on how to tackle today’s advanced oil and gas operations. Presents methods in formation evaluation and the most recent advancements in the area, including tools, techniques and success stories Bridges the gap between theory of rock mechanics and practical oil and gas applications Helps readers understand pore pressure calculations and predictions that are critical to shale and hydraulic activity

Principles of Applied Reservoir Simulation

Principles of Applied Reservoir Simulation
Author: John R. Fanchi
Publsiher: Elsevier
Total Pages: 511
Release: 2006
ISBN 10: 0750679336
ISBN 13: 9780750679336
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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What makes this book so different and valuable to the engineer is the accompanying software, used by reservoir engineers all over the world every day. The new software, IFLO (replacing WINB4D, in previous editions), is a simulator that the engineer can easily install in a Windows operating environment. IFLO generates simulations of how the well can be tapped and feeds this to the engineer in dynamic 3D perspective. This completely new software is much more functional, with better graphics and more scenarios from which the engineer can generate simulations. BENEFIT TO THE READER: This book and software helps the reservoir engineer do his or her job on a daily basis, better, more economically, and more efficiently. Without simulations, the reservoir engineer would not be able to do his or her job at all, and the technology available in this product is far superior to most companies internal simulation software.-

Subsurface Hydrology

Subsurface Hydrology
Author: David W. Hyndman,Frederick D. Day-Lewis,Kamini Singha
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 253
Release: 2013-04-30
ISBN 10: 1118671805
ISBN 13: 9781118671801
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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Published by the American Geophysical Union as part of the Geophysical Monograph Series, Volume 171. Groundwater is a critical resource and the PrinciPal source of drinking water for over 1.5 billion people. In 2001, the National Research Council cited as a "grand challenge" our need to understand the processes that control water movement in the subsurface. This volume faces that challenge in terms of data integration between complex, multi-scale hydrologie processes, and their links to other physical, chemical, and biological processes at multiple scales. Subsurface Hydrology: Data Integration for Properties and Processes presents the current state of the science in four aspects: Approaches to hydrologie data integration Data integration for characterization of hydrologie properties Data integration for understanding hydrologie processes Meta-analysis of current interpretations Scientists and researchers in the field, the laboratory, and the classroom will find this work an important resource in advancing our understanding of subsurface water movement.

Uncertainty Analysis and Reservoir Modeling

Uncertainty Analysis and Reservoir Modeling
Author: Y. Zee Ma,Paul R. La Pointe
Publsiher: AAPG
Total Pages: 314
Release: 2011-12-20
ISBN 10: 0891813780
ISBN 13: 9780891813781
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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