Production Subsurface Operations


This course covers the production subsurface operations. It provides information and concentrate on the proper selection, operation and maintenance of subsurface operation. The course gives structure geology review and covers rock properties, fluid properties and well analysis tools


To enhance the participants’ knowledge, skills, and attitudes necessary to understand production subsurface operations


By the end of this course, participant will be able to:

  • Be familiar with geology structure.

  • Be familiar with rock properties.

  • Understand fluid properties.

  • Understand and employ well analysis tools.


  • Introduction.
  • Structure geology review.
  • Structure.
  • Faulting.
  • Types & formation of structure.
  • Rock properties.
  • Porosity
  • Permeability.
  • Fluid saturations.
  • Capillary pressure.
  • Fluid properties.
  • Oil / Gas viscosity.
  • Determination of original Oil – in – place.
  • Solution gas drive performance.
  • Well analysis tools.
  • Oil well performance curves.
  • Gas well performance curves.
  • Injection well performance curves.

Who Can Benefit?

Reservoir & production Engineers.