Integrated Oil & Gas Field Evaluation "A" - PTRL4010

Faculty: Faculty of Engineering

School: School of Petroleum Engineering

Course Outline:

Campus: Kensington Campus

Career: Undergraduate

Units of Credit: 6

EFTSL: 0.12500 (more info)

Indicative Contact Hours per Week: 6

Enrolment Requirements:

Prerequisite: PTRL2010,PTRL3002,PTRL3003,PTRL3023,PTRL3025

CSS Contribution Charge: 2 (more info)

Tuition Fee: See Tuition Fee Schedule

Further Information: See Class Timetable

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The students gain hands-on experience of the complete evaluation of an actual field offhsore Australia. This course covers (a) Regional Geology (b) Field Geology - an analysis of the geological characteristics of the field itself, (c) Well test analysis to determine well flow potential, (d) Log and Formation Test Evaluation-analyses of the properties of the reservoir(s) to enable a later analysis of the reserves and production performance and finally (e) an estimate of the hydrocarbons in place-involving mapping the reservoir and incorporating reservoir uncertainties.


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