HYDROCARBON EXPLORATION AND PRODUCTION DPSDEVELOPMENTS IN PETROLEUM SCIENCE VOLUME 46 / Edition 2

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Overview

This book on hydrocarbon exploration and production is the first volume in the series Developments in Petroleum Science. The chapters are: The Field Life Cycle, Exploration, Drilling Engineering, Safety and The Environment, Reservoir Description, Volumetric Estimation, Field Appraisal, Reservoir Dynamic Behaviour, Well Dynamic Behaviour, Surface Facilities, Production Operations and Maintenance, Project and Contract Management, Petroleum Economics, Managing the Producing Field, and Decommissioning.
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Written for professionals working in the oil and gas industries and related support services, this volume covers the both technical and business considerations. All major stages of fields are considered from exploration, through appraisal, development planning, production, and finally to decommissioning. Sixteen chapters also discuss topics such as: the field life cycle, drilling engineering, safety and the environment, reservoir description, volumetric estimation, reservoir dynamic behavior, surface facilities, project and contract management, petroleum economics, and managing decline. Paper edition (unseen), $86.00. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780444829214
  • Publisher: Elsevier Science
  • Publication date: 3/28/1998
  • Series: Developments in Petroleum Science Series , #46
  • Edition description: Older Edition
  • Edition number: 2
  • Pages: 396
  • Product dimensions: 6.50 (w) x 9.40 (h) x 0.40 (d)

Table of Contents

Introduction About this Book

1 The Field Life Cycle 1

2 Petroleum Agreements and Bidding 9

3 Exploration 19

4 Drilling Engineering 47

5 Safety and the Environment 83

6 Reservoir Description 95

7 Volumetric Estimation 173

8 Field Appraisal 191

9 Reservoir Dynamic Behaviour 201

10 Well Dynamic Behaviour 229

11 Surface Facilities 265

12 Production Operations and Maintenance 311

13 Project and Contract Management 325

14 Petroleum Economics 337

15 Risk Analysis 365

16 Managing the Producing Field 385

17 Managing Decline 405

18 Decommissioning 419

References and Bibliography 427

Terms and Abbreviations 429

Subject Index 433

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