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petrophysical

(ˌpɛtrəʊˈfɪzɪkəl)
adj
(Geological Science) relating to the analysis of the constitution and characteristics of rocks
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In addition, the petrophysical analysis of the well supports the possibility of multiple hydrocarbon bearing zones, concluded the company.
Carnarvon Petroleum Limited (Carnarvon) is pleased to provide an update on the prospective resources in the Labyrinth project (WA-521-P exploration permit) based on the completion of detailed petrophysical analysis leveraging the learnings from the successful Roc and Phoenix South wells in the adjacent permits.
Keywords: Artificial Neural Network; Petrophysical analysis; Porosity prediction; seismic attributes, Prospective zones.
The PETGAS III (Petrophysics of Tight Gas Sandstones) project sees the continuation of the successful work being conducted by University of Leeds in examining the petrophysical properties of tight gas sandstones.
In this paper, the petrophysical properties of Eocene Age rocks of Meyal Field, Potwar Basin in Pakistan were evaluated with a view to understand their effects on the reservoirs and hydrocarbon production.
The editor has organized the contributions that make up the main body of the text in eighteen chapters devoted to pore geometry in gas shale reservoirs, petrophysical evaluation of gas shale reservoirs, sequence stratigraphy of unconventional resource shales, and a wide variety of other related subjects.
This enables operators to make better petrophysical measurements while maximising borehole exposure to the reservoir delivering superior productivity indexes.
Mahdi Sajjad, the company's chief executive officer, said the results of the drilling operations and petrophysical evaluation are "the best exploration success that the company has achieved in Morocco to date.
The assessment was based on the postulated presence and viability of petroleum-system elements including petroleum source rocks (quality, sourcerock maturation, generation, and migration), reservoir rocks (depositional environments, sequence stratigraphy, and petrophysical properties), traps (type and formation), and timing considerations.
Among the topics are integrating rock fabrics and stratigraphy for the petrophysical quantification of reservoir framework, calculating permeability and initial water saturations from wireline logs in a mature carbonate reservoir, and constructing and analyzing three-dimensional seismic porosity inversion models.
Operated by Iranian Offshore Oil Company (IOOC), the project is for integration of geological, geophysical and petrophysical data and accumulation of hydrocarbon by sophisticated software in view of exploring potential oil and gas reserves.
Petrophysical and geological information indicates that the well did not encounter any hydrocarbon bearing zones that would merit testing.