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OG-R 104 - Principles of Carbonate Reservoirs

Code Start Date Duration Venue
OG-R 104 18 March 2024 5 Days Istanbul Registration Form Link
OG-R 104 22 April 2024 5 Days Istanbul Registration Form Link
OG-R 104 27 May 2024 5 Days Istanbul Registration Form Link
OG-R 104 01 July 2024 5 Days Istanbul Registration Form Link
OG-R 104 05 August 2024 5 Days Istanbul Registration Form Link
OG-R 104 09 September 2024 5 Days Istanbul Registration Form Link
OG-R 104 14 October 2024 5 Days Istanbul Registration Form Link
OG-R 104 18 November 2024 5 Days Istanbul Registration Form Link
OG-R 104 23 December 2024 5 Days Istanbul Registration Form Link
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Course Description

This course is designed to develop skills in understanding the geometry and petrophysical characteristics of carbonate reservoirs. Depositional fabric, grain type and size and subsequent diagenetic modifications are the major controls on carbonate reservoir behaviour. The complex inter-relationship of the depositional and burial history can be unravelled to allow prediction of reservoir facies and reconstruction  reservoir models.

Course Objectives

  • Learning  how Carbonates are formed and change through time resulting in the carbonate reservoirs we see today. Participants 
  • Learning how to identify carbonate facies, 
  • Understanding the effect of sequence stratigraphy on carbonates, 
  • Determining the controlling factors for porosity in carbonate reservoirs 

 

Who Should Attend?

  • Explorationists
  • Petroleum geologists 
  • Petrophysicists
  • Geophysicists and engineers

Course Details/Schedule

Day 1

  • Basic principles
  • Depositional concepts
  • Grain types
  • Textures and fabrics
  • Environmental reconstruction

Day 2

  • Sabkha/tidal flat
  • Lagoon
  • Shelf
  • Reef (rudist and coral/algal)
  • Barrier/shoal
  • Slope and redeposited
  • Aeolian and lacustrine
  • Karst plays

Day 3

  • Primary and secondary porosity
  • Compaction
  • Pressure solution
  • Cementation
  • Dolomitisation
  • Porosity generation and destruction
  • Fractures

Day 4

  • Gamma
  • Sonic
  • Neutron
  • Density
  • FMS

Day 5

  • Fracture reservoirs
  • Reservoir modelling
  • Volumetric assessment in correlation and mapping
  • Effects of capillary pressure
  • Interface with engineering