Advanced Coring & Core Analysis

Outlines:

  • Review of core concepts & analysis.
  • Objectives and requirements of core analysis.
  • How core measurements can provide reliable means of determining reservoirs critical parameters.
  • Basic data.
  • Texture.
  • Mineralogical.
  • Permeability & textural relationships.
  • Porosity.
  • Relative permeability.
  • Capillarity pressure & fluid saturations.
  • Coring hardware.
  • Core sampling.
  • Interpretation.
  • Applications.
  • Porosity measurement & comparison.
  • Measuring permeability under confining pressure.
  • Comparison of permeability.
  • Fluid saturation measurement.
  • Comparing sidewall & conventional core saturations.
  • Reserve injectivity & recoverable reserve estimates.
  • Water correlation method.
  • A systematic approach to designing a core analysis scheme.