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OGE 102 - Petroleum Engineering

Code Start Date Duration Venue
OGE 102 16 October 2023 5 Days Istanbul Registration Form Link
OGE 102 11 December 2023 5 Days Istanbul Registration Form Link
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Course Description

The course prepares individuals to apply mathematical and scientific principles to the design, development and operational evaluation of systems for locating, extracting, processing and refining crude petroleum and natural gas, including prospecting instruments and equipment, mining and drilling systems, processing and refining systems and facilities, storage facilities, transportation systems, and related environmental and safety systems.

Course Objectives

  • Understanding the reservoir rock and fluid properties
  • Understanding the material balance equations and their uses
  • Learning the art of fluid sampling and analysis
  • Understanding the reserve estimates and predictions
  • Understanding the crude oil composition & analysis
  • Learning the picking of pressure points
  • Understanding the coring and the use of core data
  • Learning the prediction of pore pressure
  • Understanding the multi phase flow of fluids in porous media

Who Should Attend?

  • Field Technicians
  • Well site supervisors
  • Production Engineers
  • Petroleum Engineers
  • Reservoir Engineers
  • Geologists
  • Petrophysists
  • Seismologists
  • Drilling Engineers
  • Operations Engineers

Course Details/Schedule

Day 1

  • What is Petroleum Engineering?
  • Life Cycle of a Reservoir
  • Reservoir Management
  • Petroleum Economics
  • Petroleum and the Environment
  • Global Oil and Gas Production and Consumption
  • Resources and Reserves
  • Oil and Gas Resources
  • Global Distribution of Oil and Gas Reserves
  • Peak Oil
  • Properties of Reservoir Fluids
  • Properties of Reservoir Rock

Day 2

  • Multiphase Flow
  • Interfacial Tension, Wettability, and Capillary Pressure
  • Fluid Distribution and Capillary Pressure
  • Mobility and Fractional Flow 
  • Petroleum Geology
  • Sedimentary Basins and Traps
  • Volumetric Analysis, Recovery Factor, and EUR
  • Reservoir Geophysics
  • Acoustic Impedance and Reflection Coefficients
  • Seismic Data Acquisition, Processing, and Interpretation

Day 3

  • Drilling
  • Well Logging
  • Lithology, Photoelectric, Porosity and Resistivity Logs
  • Measurement While Drilling and Logging While Drilling  
  • Well Completions
  • Skin
  • Production Casing and Liners
  • Perforating
  • Acidizing
  • Hydraulic Fracturing
  • Wellbore and Surface Hardware

Day 4

  • Upstream Facilities
  • Onshore Facilities
  • Flash Calculation for Separators
  • Pressure Rating for Separators
  • Single‐Phase Flow in Pipe
  • Multiphase Flow in Pipe
  • Well Patterns
  • Offshore Facilities
  • Urban Operations: The Barnett Shale

Day 5

  • Transient Well Testing
  • Production Performance
  • Reservoir Performance
  • Midstream and Downstream Operations