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KE5503: FIELD DEVELOPMENT & PETROLEUM ECONOMICS (2018-2019)

Last modified: 22 May 2019 17:07


Course Overview

This course provides a detailed overview of oil and gas field development from discovery to abandonment with particular focus on the decisions made prior to first production. The roles of uncertainties, economics considerations, safety and environmental impact on the design choices are explored. The course takes a multi-disciplinary approach to show the integration of subsurface characteristics; well and completions design; surface facilities; and petroleum economics; in the preparation of a viable field development plan.

Course Details

Study Type Postgraduate Level 5
Session Second Sub Session Credit Points 15 credits (7.5 ECTS credits)
Campus Off-site Sustained Study No
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What courses & programmes must have been taken before this course?

  • Any Postgraduate Programme (Studied)

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Course Description

This course provides a detailed overview of oil and gas field development from discovery to abandonment with particular focus on the decisions made prior to first production. The roles of uncertainties, economics considerations, safety and environmental impact on the design choices are explored. The course takes a multi-disciplinary approach to show the integration of subsurface characteristics; well and completions design; surface facilities; and petroleum economics; in the preparation of a viable field development plan.


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