Getting Started with the Unconventional Michael N
Getting Started with the Unconventional
Aug 13, 2018 – Saad Ibrahim, P. Engineer
This course offers a detailed coverage of the techniques used in the exportation of the unconventional oil and gas reservoirs, such as Shale gas/oil, Coal Bed Methane (CBM) and tight sands. Background information about the main differences between conventional and unconventional reservoirs is established. In order to successfully evaluate the potential of these resources, the integration of the various techniques such as; engineering, petrophysical, geological, and geo-mechanical properties is utilized to determine their commerciality. Further, the technology of Multi-stage Fracing of Horizontal Wells (MFHW’s) should be carefully optimized to enhance the economics of the Unconventional. Methods of evaluating performance and reserves of the tight/unconventional reservoirs will be discussed. Interesting class studies using actual field data will reviewed. A course hand-out which is an excellent reference will be provided.
This course is aimed at reservoir, petroleum and exploitation engineers/technologists, geophysicists, and geologists who are involved in tight sand and unconventional field development and exploitation.
president of Petro Management Group Ltd. He has over 35 years of diversified experience in the oil and gas Industry as a worldwide highly recognized engineering consultant and a distinguished instructor. He also completed a post-graduate program with the University of Calgary in Chemical and Petroleum Engineering. The focus of Mr. Ibrahim’s experience lies in the area of Reservoir management, and well test planning/analysis. Mr. Ibrahim is a member of APEGA and SPE.