Nontechnical Guide to Petroleum Geology, Exploration, Drilling, and Production / Edition 2

Nontechnical Guide to Petroleum Geology, Exploration, Drilling, and Production / Edition 2

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by Norman J. Hyne
     
 

ISBN-10: 087814823X

ISBN-13: 9780878148233

Pub. Date: 01/28/2001

Publisher: PennWell Corporation

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780878148233
Publisher:
PennWell Corporation
Publication date:
01/28/2001
Edition description:
2ND
Pages:
598
Product dimensions:
6.20(w) x 9.30(h) x 1.50(d)

Table of Contents

List of Figures
List of Plates
Preface
Introduction
Ch. 1The Nature of Gas and Oil1
Ch. 2The Earth's Crust - Where We Find It15
Ch. 3Identification of Common Rocks and Minerals27
Ch. 4Geological Time35
Ch. 5Deformation of Sedimentary Rocks49
Ch. 6Sandstone Reservoir Rocks73
Ch. 7Carbonate Reservoir Rocks91
Ch. 8Sedimentary Rock Distribution107
Ch. 9Mapping119
Ch. 10Ocean Environment and Plate Tectonics129
Ch. 11Source Rocks, Generation, Migration, and Accumulation of Petroleum149
Ch. 12Petroleum Traps167
Ch. 13Petroleum Exploration - Geological and Geochemical195
Ch. 14Petroleum Exploration - Geophysical209
Ch. 15Drilling Preliminaries233
Ch. 16Drilling a Well - the Mechanics247
Ch. 17Drilling Problems273
Ch. 18Drilling Techniques285
Ch. 19Testing a Well297
Ch. 20Completing a Well333
Ch. 21Surface Treatment and Storage361
Ch. 22Offshore Drilling and Production375
Ch. 23Workover393
Ch. 24Reservoir Mechanics405
Ch. 25Petroleum Production413
Ch. 26Reserves431
Ch. 27Improved Oil Recovery439
Glossary451
Figure References551
Unit Conversions557
Oil and Gas Records559
Index563

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