Applied petroleum reservoir engineering by B C Craft; Murray F Hawkins

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Henceforth the symbol OGj will be used to refer to this publication. 18. See Petroleum Economist, September, 1977, p. 373; OGj, 31 July 1978, p. 102, 'Viet Nam claims more Hanoi trough discoveries', and Petroleum News Southeast AJia, September 1978, p. 3. ) 19. , but these data may only be obtained from geological and geophysical exploration and drilling. See B. F. Grossling, 'The Petroleum Exploration Challenge with Respect to the Developing Nations', in R. ), The Future Supply of Nature-Made Petroleum and Gas, Proceedings UNITAR-IIASA Conference, Laxenburg, Austria, 5-16 July 1976 (Pergamon Press, 1977), pp.

Under some reservoir conditions, natural gas is dissolved in the crude oil which, when brought to the surface, releases the gas. Oil in a trap is usually under pressure, and oil production is a displacement process, with gas or water, or both, filling up the portion of the reservoir vacated by oil. 2. Oil Extraction: Primary, Secondary and Tertiary Recovery Mechanisms Oil in a trap is usually under pressure. Oil production is a displacemel:\t process, with gas or water, or both, filling up the portion of the reservoir vacated by oil.

P. 80, and UN, ESCAP (1978) document. 38 PETROLEUM RESERVES IN SOUTH-EAST ASIA 27. 3, and Philippines, Ministry of Energy (1978), op. cit. ) 28. See the Ministry of Energy (1978), op. cit. 29. Thailand Delegation to UN, ESCAP (1975), op. cit. 30. Its policies are spelled out in Philippines Act 1442 on geothermal exploration. 31. Ministry of Energy (1978), op. , p. 78. 32. The term 'commercial' is used in the energy literature generally to refer to forms traded in large markets, and the term 'non-commercial' to those not falling under the former category.

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