Introduction to Natural Gas and Energy

Audience

Staff who need a better understanding of the gas business, to enhance the effectiveness of their own organization.

Content

  • History of the oil and gas industry, current issues
  • Geological concepts, global distribution of hydrocarbons, nature and geometry of gas reservoirs
  • Methods and tools used for hydrocarbon exploration, including drilling
  • Static and dynamic models of reservoirs, how to assess amounts of hydrocarbons-in-place, and uncertainties of these
  • Field appraisal and development, gas composition, technical specifications
  • Gas treatment and processing
  • Production performance and production forecasts
  • Surface engineering and field operations - markets, commercial issues
  • Project - life cycle - economics
  • Shale gas development
  • Environmental impact of gas projects

Learning Objectives

At the end of the course, participants will have a good but general understanding of all issues involving the gas business: how hydrocarbons are found, developed, produced and treated prior to sales. Participants will work in teams on an actual field case, and will go through all steps that lead to a field development plan, including an economic and commercial evaluation.

Duration

3-day

Number of Participants

Max 20

Prerequisites

None

Software Used

None

Course Format

Classroom exercises and presentations

Audience

Staff who need a better understanding of the gas business, to enhance the effectivenessof their own organization.

Content

Learning Objectives

Duration3-dayNumber of ParticipantsMax 20PrerequisitesNoneSoftware UsedNoneCourse FormatClassroom exercises and presentations

Duration

Number of Participants

Prerequisites

Software Used

Course Format

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