Oil & Gas Training
and Competency Development

Discipline Reservoir Engineering
LevelFoundation
Duration5 Days
Delivery Mechanism Practical Training with Software
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Chemical Enhanced Oil Recovery Fundamentals

This course presents comprehensive aspects of chemical EOR processes including main reservoir description techniques, properties of used chemicals. The topics that are also covered include fractional flow theory, sampling techniques, Screening criteria for Chemical EOR processes and their economics.

Simulation of Chemical EOR methods will also be covered through demonstrative examples.

  • Agenda
  • Audience
  • Prerequisites
  • Agenda

    Day 1

    • Definition
    • Different EOR Processes –Concepts, Limitations & Challenges
    • EOR Screening Criteria
    • Displacement Fundamentals of EOR

    Day 2

    • Sampling Tools and Techniques
    • Lab Experiments, Analysis & Fluid Characterization
    • Reservoir Engineering Applications to EOR

    Day 3

    • Fractional Flow Theory and Uses in Oil Recovery Calculations
    • Low Salinity Water Injection (LSW)
    • Polymer Flooding

    Day 4

    • Surfactant Flooding
    • Alkaline Flooding
    • ASP Fundamentals
    • Determination of Residual Oil Saturation Using Chemical Tracers
    • Chemical EOR Economics

    Day 5

    • Fundamentals of Reservoir Simulation
    • Simulation of
      • Polymer Flooding
      • Surfactant Flooding
      • ASP Process
      • Low Salinity Water Injection
  • Audience

    Reservoir engineers, production engineers, and geoscientists interested in EOR projects.

  • Prerequisites

    Basic knowledge of reservoir engineering

  • Prerequisites

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