Quantification and Prediction of Hydrocarbon ResourcesEdited By
- A.G. Doré, Statiol (UK) Ltd., Swan Gardens, London, UK
- R. Sinding-Larsen, The Norwegian Institute of Technology, Department of Geology and Mineral Resources Engineering, Trondheim, Norway
Norwegian Petroleum Society Special Publications
Published: January 1996
In this case there is absolutely no doubt that this book will be required reading for all personnel in the planning and strategy departments of oil and gas companies. As might be expected from Elsevier the book is handsomely produced almost to the point that it might be considered a "coffee table" edition.
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- World Hydrocarbon Resources. World oil: reserves, production, politics and prices (C.J. Campbell). Gas in the 21st century: a world-wide perspective (I. Lerche). Estimating global oil resources and their duration (R.G. Miller). Definition and Classification of Hydrocarbon Resources. The world of reserve definitions - can there be one set for everyone? (T.J. Beardall). Resource classifications and their usefulness in the resource management of an oil company (K.A. Abrahamsen et al.). Reserve and resource definition: dealing with uncertainty (J. Wilkinson). The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate's Resource Classification System (K.R. Knudsen). Assessment of Undiscovered Hydrocarbon Resources. A method for the statistical assessment of total undiscovered resources in an area (E. Damsleth). The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate's assessment of the undiscovered resources of the Norwegian continental shelf - background and methods (H. Brekke, J.E. Kalheim). Cross-validation of resource estimates from discovery process modelling and volumetric accumulation modelling: example from the Lower and Middle Jurassic play of the Halten Terrace, offshore Norway (R. Sinding-Larsen, Z. Chen). The Russian method for prediction of hydrocarbon resources of continental shelves, with examples from the Barents Sea (K.O. Sandvik, E.V. Zakharov). Offshore Brazil: analysis of a successful strategy for reserve and production growth (S.J. Morbey). Risk Analysis. Risk analysis: from prospect to exploration portfolio and back (G.M. Kaufman). Risk analysis and full-cycle probabilistic modelling of prospects: a prototype system developed for the Norwegian shelf (J.H. Snow et al.). Play fairway analysis and risk mapping: an example using the Middle Jurassic Brent Group in the northern North Sea (S. Grant et al.). A model-based approach to evaluation of exploration opportunities (B.A. Duff, D. Hall). Risk and probability in resource assessment as functions of parameter uncertainty in basin analysis exploration models (S. Cao et al.). Risk assessment using volumetrics from secondary migration modeling: assessing uncertainties in source rock yields and trapped hydrocarbons (W. Krokstad, Ø. Sylta). Prospect resource assessment using an integrated system of basin simulation and geological mapping software: examples from the North Sea (B. Dahl, I. Meisingset). Management of Discovered Resources. Enhanced oil recovery - the international perspective (J.J.G. Stosur). Nessie: a process analysis of a generic North Sea field life cycle (P. McGaughrin et al.). Changing perceptions of a gas field during its life cycle: a Frigg field case study (E. Torheim). Hydrocarbon Resources: The Economic Interface. Choosing between rocks, hard places and a lot more: the economic interface (H.H. Haldorsen). The usefulness of resource analysis in national economic planning - examples from the Norwegian shelf (J. Kalheim, H. Brekke). Evaluation of undrilled prospects - sensitivity to economic and geological factors (C. Hermanrud et al.). The world bank's financial support to the petroleum sector in developing countries (E. Mayorga-Alba, S. Smith). References index. Subject index.