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Paper presented at the SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition, October 3–5, 2022
Paper Number: SPE-210111-MS
... formation. The resulting data and innovative interpretation provided an accurate assessment of formation mineralogy including clay types, porosity, and hydrocarbon saturation. These reservoirs, which have been in production for decades, contain relatively fresh water (approximately 2-5 kppm NaCl), moderate...
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Paper presented at the SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition, October 3–5, 2022
Paper Number: SPE-210164-MS
... tortuosities of 12 shale samples from Utica, Bakken, Wolfcamp and Eagle Ford formations and 3 sandstones as control samples. For the purpose of this study, the samples were characterized by measurements of total organic carbon (TOC), mineralogy, and total porosity. Diffusional tortuosity was measured...
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Paper presented at the SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition, October 3–5, 2022
Paper Number: SPE-210191-MS
... for predicting elastic properties of rocks, including the P-wave velocity from measured petrophysical properties, namely porosity, mineralogy, and the pore fluid. However, the mineralogy input, such as the clay content, was missing in the well data. Therefore, the clay content was calculated from the gamma ray...
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Paper presented at the SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition, October 3–5, 2022
Paper Number: SPE-210336-MS
... uniform compared to the middle member with five distinct lithofacies, formed mainly from calcite, dolomite, or silica. The higher properties variability makes the reservoir characterization more challenging with low permeability and porosity. Understanding lithology by quantifying mineralogy is crucial...
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Paper presented at the SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition, September 30–October 2, 2019
Paper Number: SPE-196069-MS
... resolution of downhole stations and moving logs are compared to determine the minimal stacking required for fluid discrimination. The porosity and water volume are compared with those of conventional and mineralogy logs. machine learning Upstream Oil & Gas log analysis frequency well logging...
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Paper presented at the SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition, September 24–26, 2018
Paper Number: SPE-191662-MS
... of petroleum engineers physical examination XRD xrf data reservoir quality log data composition reservoir qsss mineralogy Introduction Significant improvement in carbonate characterization is possible by means of detailed description of geochemical and mineralogical analysis on drill cuttings...
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Paper presented at the SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition, September 24–26, 2018
Paper Number: SPE-191674-MS
... (a) quantification of TOC and organic/inorganic porosity, (b) microscopic characterization of organic pores, and (c) mineralogy and elemental analysis. We also discussed (d) the origin of quartz, (e) the cause of high-natural-gamma-ray sections, and (f) geomechanical properties in Wufeng-Longmaxi shale formation...
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Paper presented at the SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition, September 24–26, 2018
Paper Number: SPE-191624-MS
... Abstract Plans are being developed to drill and core a 100m deep hole on the Moon, an ambitious step beyond the 2.986m depth achieved at the Apollo 17 landing site in 1972. There are many scientific reasons for doing this, including determining the lunar geology and mineralogy below...
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Paper presented at the SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition, September 24–26, 2018
Paper Number: SPE-191411-MS
... Geochemical logging tools use the physics principles of nuclear spectroscopy to ascertain the chemical content of subsurface formations. The formation chemistry, in turn, is utilized to determine matrix mineralogy, as well as total organic carbon. Petrophysicists are extremely interested...
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Paper presented at the SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition, October 9–11, 2017
Paper Number: SPE-187336-MS
... perpendicular or parallel to the beddings. The X-ray diffraction (XRD) analysis is used to measure the mineralogy and clay content. Prior to geomechanical testing, the high-resolution micro-CT imaging system is used for quality assessment of rock samples and characterization of microstructure and fracture...
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Paper presented at the SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition, October 9–11, 2017
Paper Number: SPE-187121-MS
... the tool sensors are affected by filtrate invasion, gas phase, complex mineralogy and mechanical damage. The output consists of porosity and radial distributions of fluid saturations and pore shape extending several feet from the wellbore. The output is robust, accurate, and consistent with radial...
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Paper presented at the SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition, October 9–11, 2017
Paper Number: SPE-187426-MS
..., it is imperative to obtain detailed lithological and mineralogical characteristics of the formation for optimal reservoir characterization. Acquiring all the data required for performing complete reservoir characterization from separate runs may become a time-consuming and costly activity. Typically, in openhole...
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Paper presented at the SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition, September 26–28, 2016
Paper Number: SPE-181561-MS
.... These Formations exist throughout the UAE and Middle East and contain some large regional hydrocarbon reservoirs. This study examines porosity, permeability, mineralogy, NMR, MICP (mercury injection capillary pressure), and SEM images for 72 core samples. FTIR (Fourier Transform Infrared) mineralogy shows...
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Paper presented at the SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition, September 26–28, 2016
Paper Number: SPE-181310-MS
... on the environment incurred by the current methods. drilling fluids and materials mechanism MCB drilling fluid property cutting mineralogy regulatory requirement requirement molecule drilling fluid selection and formulation Upstream Oil & Gas mcl ROC roc value hydrocarbon secondary treatment...
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Paper presented at the SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition, September 26–28, 2016
Paper Number: SPE-181653-MS
... saturated state. T 2 distribution was obtained for each sample. Observations Mineralogy The Carr formation is primarily classified as arkosic sandstone. FTIR analysis was performed on 115 samples in Well ‘A’, with the sampling frequency of one foot. Fig. 2 shows mineralogy log and average...
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Paper presented at the SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition, September 28–30, 2015
Paper Number: SPE-174781-MS
... perforation clusters in multi-stage horizontal completions. These brittleness indices are often calculated using correlations between elastic parameters and mineralogical data, primarily because mineralogical information is readily obtained from wireline logs, cores, or cuttings. This presents two unresolved...
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Paper presented at the SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition, October 27–29, 2014
Paper Number: SPE-170892-MS
... on conductivity of open micro-fractures under geomechanical stress conditions. Fracture conductivity in core samples of shale caprock with known mineralogical composition from different formations where CO 2 injection is on-going are quantitatively evaluated under axial and radial stress using pressure pulse...
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Paper presented at the SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition, October 27–29, 2014
Paper Number: SPE-170722-MS
... Abstract Methods for predicting mineralogy from logging tool measurements have been an active area of research for several decades. In spite of these efforts, methods for predicting quantitative mineralogy including clay types from well logging data were not fully achieved. The introduction...
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Paper presented at the SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition, October 27–29, 2014
Paper Number: SPE-170908-MS
...SPE-170908-MS A New Mineralogy Cuttings Analysis Workflow for Optimized Horizontal Fracture-Stage Placement in Organic Shale Reservoirs Dan Buller, Christian Scheibe, Chuck Stringer and Glenn Carpenter, Halliburton Copyright 2014, Society of Petroleum Engineers This paper was prepared...
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Paper presented at the SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition, September 30–October 2, 2013
Paper Number: SPE-166284-MS
... to as shales, are fine-grained sedimentary rocks with total organic carbon (TOC) above 2% and typically complex mineralogy, consisting of a mixture of biogenic and terrigenous sources of siliciclastic and/or carbonate debris, affected by diagenetic processes. These rocks are highly heterogeneous especially...

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