ENHANCED OIL RECOVERY FUNDAMENTALS

 

 

Overview

To provide a comprehensive knowledge of improved/ enhanced oil recovery methods.

 

  Designed for

 

Students, reservoir engineers, geologists, geophysicists, development project engineers and managers.

 

Course content

 

 

  • Reservoir life cycle and recovery process
  • Life under primary recovery phase: Recovery targets and ways to improve
  • Life under secondary recovery phases: Immiscible gas injection, waterflooding, recovery targets, ways to improve
  • Life under enhanced oil recovery phase: Increasing complexity, cost/benefit consideration
  • Miscible methods: Selection criteria, recovery targets and why they are seldom met; design considerations, case studies
  • Chemical methods: Selection criteria, recovery targets and why they are seldom met, design considerations, case studies
  • Thermal methods: Selection criteria, recovery targets and why they are seldom met, design considerations, case studies

 

 

TOTAL DURATION OF TECHNICAL COURSES: 5 days

Location: Sfax, Tunisia