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INTRODUCTION
ORIGIN OF PETROLEUM
Inorganic Theories
Deep seated terrestrial hypothesis
Extraterrestrial hypothesis
Problems with inorganic hypotheses
Generation of crude oil
Generation of Natural Gas
CHEMISTRY OF PETROLEUM
Introduction:
Hydrocarbons
Paraffin Series
Unsaturated Hydrocarbons
Naphthene Hydrocarbons
Aromatic Hydrocarbons
Types of Crude Oils
Paraffin-based Crude Oils
Asphaltic Based Crude Oils
Mixed Base Crude Oils
Natural Gas
PETROLEUM GEOLOGY
The Rock Cycle
The 3 basic types of rocks
Igneous Rocks
Texture
Composition
Sedimentary Rocks
Clastic sedimentary rocks:
Sandstone
Conglomerate
Shale
Clays
Bentonite
Chemical sedimentary rocks:
Organic sedimentary rocks
Metamorphic Rocks
The Geological Time Scale
GEOLOGICAL FEATURES
Reservoir Rock
Traps
Anticline Trap
Thrust Fault
Permeability
Darcy’s Equation for linear incompressible fluid flow
Porosity and hydraulic conductivity
Sorting and porosity
Types of porosity
Water Saturation
Determining Fluids in Place
PETROLEUM RESERVES DEFINITIONS
Proved Reserves
Unproved Reserves
Probable Reserves
Possible Reserves
Reserve Status Categories
Developed Reserves
Producing Reserves
Non-producing Reserves
Undeveloped Reserves
SURFACE EXPLORATION METHODS
Field Reconnaissance
Aerial surveys
Surface Geochemical Analysis
GEOPHYSICAL EXPLORATION
Seismic Surveys
Seismic Section
Seismic data acquisition
Seismic data processing
Marine Seismic acquisition
Seismic records and the synthetic seismogram
Gravity Surveys
Magnetic Surveys
STRUCTURE CONTOUR MAPPING
Rules for Construction
Example
SUBSURFACE EXPLORATION METHODS
Rock Cuttings
Reservoir Fluid Samples
Mud Logs
Cores
WELL LOGS
The Spontaneous Potential (SP) log
TheResistivity log
The "Porosity" logs
Drill Stem Testing
Appraisal Wells
RESERVOIR DEVELOPMENT PLAN
Development Wells
Producing Wells
Injection Wells
Reservoir Pressure Control
Observation Wells
THE DRILLING PROCESS
Rigging up
Blowout prevention
Drilling
Well Completion
Casing String and Design Factors
Conductor Pipe
The Surface String
Intermediate String
The Production String
Production Choke
Running the casing
Primary Cementing
Squeeze Cementing
WELL COMPLETION
Conventional Single Zone Completion
Open Hole Completion
Single Zone Cased Hole Completion
Conventional Multiple Completion
Tubingless Completion
Tubing
Packers
Wellheads
Casing Gun Perforating
Through tubing perforating
Tubing Conveyed Perforating
PRODUCTION EQUATIONS
Productivity Index
Inflow Performance Relationship
Formation Damage and skin factor
Flow Efficiency
ARTIFICIAL LIFT
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