Oil & Gas Training
and Competency Development

Discipline Geomechanics
LevelSkill
Duration3 Days
Delivery Mechanism Practical Training with Software
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Mangrove Express Hydraulic Fracture Design

Mangrove Express* fracture design in the Petrel platform is an efficient and powerful software that optimizes reservoir-centric completions using multiple options for fracture simulators, best-in-class visual interpretation tools and robust sensitivity analysis capabilities.

Mangrove Express design provides numerous options for fracture models including the Planar3D simulator. The formulation of Mangrove Express design fracture models are based on extensive laboratory and field experiments and are continuously improved as advancements are made in the industry.

  • Agenda
  • Topics
  • Audience
  • Prerequisites
  • Agenda

    Day 1

    • Petrel Introduction for Mangrove users. Various introductory information on the use of Petrel and what is needed to run Mangrove.
    • Well Setup

    Day 2

    • Defining Zones
    • Defining Completions  and use of Completion Advisor
    • Fluids and Proppants definitions

    Day 3

    • Defining treatment path
    • Defining Stimulation cases 
  • Topics

    • Petrel Introduction for Mangrove users. Various introductory information on the use of Petrel and what is needed to run Mangrove Express.
    • Introduction to the Mangrove Express.
    • Well setup
    • Defining Zones
    • Defining Fluids and Proppants
    • Defining Completion
    • Defining Treatment paths
    • Defining pumping schedules
    • Defining Stimulation case – P3D, MLF_P3D and Planar3D models
  • Audience

    This course is designed to introduce Completion Engineers, Reservoir Engineers, Geoscientist, Stimulation Engineers and Asset teams to the Mangrove Express Software.

  • Prerequisites

    Completion Engineering, Petroleum Engineering, Geomechanics and Geology

  • Prerequisites

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