This course is designed for petroleum support staff who do not have formal training in geology, geophysics or engineering.
Petroleum Geology- Geological requirements for hydrocarbon accumulation Origin of Hydrocarbons- Source rocks, Kerogen types, Thermal maturation and hydrocarbon generation, Oil and gas types Reservoir Rocks- Sandstones and limestones, Depositional environment, Porosity and permeability, Cementation, Stratigraphy, Stratigraphic column, Biostratigraphy, Correlation Traps, Structural, Stratigraphic, Combination, Faults, Folds, Unconformities, Salt domes, Pinch-outs Processing and Interpretation- Seismic mapping, Play fairway mapping, Prospect evaluation and risking Rock Types and Origins- The rock cycle and classification of rocks Seals, Shales and evaporites, Plate Tectonics, Crustal processes and sedimentary basins Exploration- Geological mapping, Satellite imagery and remote sensing, Gravity-magnetic surveys, Seismic reflection geophysics acquisition Drilling- Rotary drilling, Cuttings, Cores, Sidewall cores, Wireline logs, Log interpretation, The discovery, Appraisal drilling, Volumetrics, Reserves calculations, Recovery- primary, secondary, EOR, Production, Development drilling
Classroom exercises and presentations
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