Course image Natural Gas Engineering Laboratory Practices
Natural Gas Engineering

Objective

The course will equip students in laboratory experiments on reservoir rock and fluid properties, oil well cementing and drilling fluids. It will also equip students on petroleum production operations.

 

Content

Production simulator overview: oil process cold start; bring on stream remote station, well testing. Determination of rheology: viscosity, fluid loss determination, etc of drilling fluids. Determination of thickening time and compressive strength of cement. Core analysis: determination of porosity, permeability, saturation, and overburden pressure.