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Petrel Geology

The Petrel Geology course focuses on a basic 2D geological workflow that teaches how to perform volume calculations with no seismic derived geomodel. The course aims to teach students common basic geological operations in Petrel. This includes working with well data, surfaces and simple volume calculation.


This course is available in the following languages: English - Russian

Geoscientists, Geologists, Geophysicists and Engineers interested in 2D workflows using Petrel.

Learning activity mix
  • Petrel user interface
  • Find your data
  • Data display in the Well Section window
  • Log Editing
  • Well correlation
  • Isochore and Isopach Processing
  • 2D Gridding and Quality Improvement
  • Surface Editing and Operations
  • Log Property Mapping
  • Map-based Volume Calculations

Petrel Fundamentals course or similar Petrel experience.

General knowledge of petroleum geology and geophysics as well as elemental software skills are recommended.

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