March 16, 2004


Description

ABSTRACT

ADVANCED DECLINE CURVE ANALYSIS COURSE

 

 

This one-day course will show how log-log type curve analysis can be performed on declining production rate data completely analogous  to the log-log type curve matching procedure presently being employed with constant rate case pressure transient data. Numerous case studies of individual oil and gas wells, of groups of wells in a field and of total fields will be presented. Some of the basic concepts of decline curve analysis will be brought out with each of the examples. The course objectives are:    

·        To highlight the importance of identifying transient production when present. Never use the depletion equations for rate time analysis for transient production.

·        To define the variables in the Arps’ Decline Equation: b, Di and Qi, in terms of simple reservoir engineering concepts and reservoir drive or recovery mechanisms. A physical reservoir engineering basis for each of the variables will be pointed out during the lecture.

Joe Patterson at Schlumberger will host "Advanced Deline Curve Analysis" course.

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Organizer

Patty Thomas


Date and Time

Tue, March 16, 2004

8:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
(GMT-0500) US/Central

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If you do not have a full-time job in the oil and gas industry, are a full-time student or Member in Transition (MiT) member, and you do not see a discounted registration fee for students/MiT regarding this event, please contact the GCS manager at spe-gcs@spe.org.


Location

Schlumberger - 5599 San Felipe - Suite 1700