Distinghished Author Series - Reserves Estimation: The Challenge for the Industry

  • Ferruh Demirmen
  • Published 2009


JPT • MAY 2007 Introduction Reserves estimation is one of the most essential tasks in the petroleum industry. It is the process by which the economically recoverable hydrocarbons in a field, area, or region are evaluated quantitatively. Downward revisions of U.S. Security and Exchange Commission (SEC)-booked reserves by some oil companies in 2004 brought… (More)


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