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Nontechnical Guide to Petroleum Geology : Exploration, Drilling, and Production

Nontechnical Guide to Petroleum Geology : Exploration, Drilling, and Production - 2nd edition

Nontechnical Guide to Petroleum Geology : Exploration, Drilling, and Production - 2nd edition

ISBN13: 9780878148233

ISBN10: 087814823X

Nontechnical Guide to Petroleum Geology : Exploration, Drilling, and Production by Norman J. Hyne - ISBN 9780878148233
Edition: 2ND 01
Copyright: 2001
Publisher: PennWell Publishing Corporation
Published: 2001
International: No
Nontechnical Guide to Petroleum Geology : Exploration, Drilling, and Production by Norman J. Hyne - ISBN 9780878148233

ISBN13: 9780878148233

ISBN10: 087814823X

Edition: 2ND 01

Other Editions of Nontechnical Guide to Petroleum Geology : Exploration, Drilling, and Production

Summary

Used by corporate training departments and colleges and universities worldwide, this is the most complete upstream guide available. Hyne provides an easy to understand explanation of complex topics with pictures, graphs, and illustrations covering everything from how oil & gas is formed; how to find commercial quantities; how to drill, evaluate, and complete a wellall the way through production and improved oil recovery.

Features:

  • New chapters on reserves, offshore drilling and production, and workover
  • A new seismic color plate
  • New technologies in seismology and offshore drilling and completion
  • Expanded glossary
  • Revised plates and figures
  • Drilling and production records
  • Lots of new text throughout

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

The nature of gas and oil
The Earth's crust'where we find it
Identification of common rocks and minerals
Geological time
Deformation of sedimentary rocks
Sandstone reservoir rocks
Carbonate reservoir rocks
Sedimentary rock distribution
Mapping
Ocean environment and plate tectonics
Source rocks, generation, migration, and accumulation of petroleum
Petroleum traps
Petroleum exploration'geological and geochemical
Petroleum exploration'geophysical
Drilling preliminaries
Drilling a well'the mechanics
Drilling problems
Drilling techniques
Evaluating a well
Completing a well
Surface treatment and storage
Offshore drilling and production
Workover
Reservoir mechanics
Petroleum production
Reserves
Improved oil recovery

Other Editions of Nontechnical Guide to Petroleum Geology : Exploration, Drilling, and Production

Nontechnical Guide to Petroleum Geology by Norman J. Hyne - ISBN 9781593702694
Nontechnical Guide to Petroleum Geology, Exploration, Drilling and Production by Norman J. Hyne - ISBN 9780878144389