PVT Analysis

Audience

The target audiences for this field of training are petroleum and reservoir engineers.

Content

  • Importance of PVT and who needs PVT
  • Hydrocarbon chemistry
  • Types of reservoir fluids and their phase behaviour
  • Sampling of reservoir fluids
  • Reservoir fluid characterization
  • Wellsite testing
  • PVT analysis – wet and dry gases
  • Detailed analysis on any one fluid: black oils or volatile oils, or gas condensates
  • Detailed analysis on two fluids: black oils or volatile oils, or gas condensates
  • Detailed analysis - black oils
  • Detailed analysis - volatile oils
  • Detailed analysis – gas condensate
  • Introduction to enhanced oil recovery (EOR/IOR)
  • Available equations of state (EOS)
  • PVT report consistency check
  • Equilibrium ratios
  • Solid deposition studies (asphaltene, wax, hydrates)
  • Recovery calculations

Duration

5-day

Number of Participants

Max 20

Prerequisites

None

Software Used

None

Course Format

Classroom exercises and presentations

Audience

the target audiences for this field of training are petroleum and reservoir engineers.

Content

- Importance of PVT and who needs PVT
- Hydrocarbon chemistry
- Types of reservoir fluids and their phase behaviour
- Sampling of reservoir fluids
- Reservoir fluid characterization
- Wellsite testing
- PVT analysis – wet and dry gases
- Detailed analysis on any one fluid: black oils or volatile oils, or gas condensates
- Detailed analysis on two fluids: black oils or volatile oils, or gas condensates
- Detailed analysis - black oils
- Detailed analysis - volatile oils
- Detailed analysis – gas condensate
- Introduction to enhanced oil recovery (EOR/IOR)
- Available equations of state (EOS)
- PVT report consistency check
- Equilibrium ratios
- Solid deposition studies (asphaltene, wax, hydrates)
- Recovery calculations

Learning Objectives

Duration

5-day

Number of Participants

Max 20

Prerequisites

None

Software Used

None

Course Format

Classroom exercises and presentations

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