Description

Now in its sixth edition, this guide to the oil industry, written in non-technical language, is a must-read for anyone involved in or curious about the oil industry. Engineers, executives, managers and laypersons will all find this to be a valuable, entertaining and informative guide that presents a practical study of the operations involved in oil exploration, drilling and production. Since the book’s original publication in 1958, this handy volume has taught thousands about this constantly evolving industry that is so important for our everyday energy needs.

Table of Contents

Preface 1—World Oil 2—Where Does Oil Come from? 3—How Do We Get It? Drilling for Oil 4—To Market! Production and Reservoir Engineering Appendix A—Abbreviations Used in Oil Reports Appendix B—Stratigraphic Terminology Subdivision of Geological Eras Oil and Gas Provinces of Lower 48 States Oil and Gas Provinces Outside Lower 48 States Appendix C—Sample Leases and Deeds Appendix D—Energy Equivalents An Oil Dictionary

Details

No. of pages:
161
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2007
Published:
Imprint:
Gulf Publishing Company
eBook ISBN:
9780127999777
Print ISBN:
9781933762012

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