OIL AND GAS EXPLORATION AND ITS CHALLENGES

Topics: Petroleum, Natural gas, Oil well Pages: 38 (10298 words) Published: June 24, 2015
OIL AND GAS EXPLORATION,
AND
IT‟S CHALLENGES.
NUHU MOHAMMED
Holder of an Advanced Diploma in
Oil and Gas Process Operations
City & Guilds UK.
INSTITUTION:
WINTECH PROFESSIONAL INSTITUTE
KWASHIEMAN.
OIL AND GAS DEPARTMENT.

OIL AND GAS EXPLORATION AND IT`S CHALLENGES

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PREFACE
The material has been compiled from various online sources as well as other certified books and handouts and other related documents. I am thankful to my colleagues in the same institution for providing valuable input, in particular our supervisor, Mr. Samson Dzickson and Prince Charles Meshack our lecturers. I have included many photos to give the reader an impression what typical facilities or equipment look like. We own no credit to these photos included in this documents.

This project topic is carefully researched it brings out the best and critically analyzed meanings of the topics and terms used. This book is unique in terms of its composition as we took into consideration the understanding of a final project presentation after the successful completion of an Advanced Diploma in Oil and Gas Processing.

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ACKNOWLEDGEMENT
All thanks to the Almighty Allah our maker and sustainer who has made it possible for this successful outcome. We also want to acknowledge our supervisor and Head of Department Mr. Sampson Zickson for his unceasing supervising role, also Mr. P.C Meshack Tetteh Courtney our Lecturer who has been soo wonderful and last but not the least Mr.Uzziel and our lecturer and also a brother to us in his unceasing support and encouragements during our stay in Wintech Professional Institute.

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DEDICATION
The material has been compiled from various online sources as well as other certified books and handouts and other related documents. I am thankful to my colleagues in the same institution for providing valuable input, in particular our supervisor, Mr. Samson Dzickson and Prince Charles Meshack our lecturers. I have included many photos to give the reader an impression what typical facilities or equipment look like. We own no credit to these photos included in this documents.

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AIM AND OBJECTIVE
The main aim and objective of this project work is to produce unanimous understanding about oil and gas exploration and its challenges in Oil and Gas operations. It also highlights an establishment of responsibility levels, Standards to be used and procedures to be established and followed to ensure safe and environmentally acceptable operations of Oil and Gas.

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ABSTRACT
An oil and gas exploration portfolio contains a multitude of data on potential hydrocarbon accumulations (leads and prospects). Major challenges in managing such a portfolio are that of ensuring data is kept up-todate, a consistent evaluation with a clear audit trial is applied throughout and that data are available for the ongoing lead/prospect evaluation process.

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CONTENT

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Preface…………………………………………………………..…………………..………… I Acknowledgement ………………………………………………..……………………….…. II Dedication ……………………………………………………………………………………. III Aim& Objective ……………………...……………………………………………………….. IV Abstract ……………………...……………………………………………………….. ………..V

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TABLE OF CONTENT
CONTENTS
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Introduction............................................................................................................. 2 2. The Nature of Crude oil and Natural Gas----------------------------------------------8 a) Petroleum-----------------------------------------------------------------------------------8 b) Chemical composition--------------------------------------------------------------------8 c) Crude oil-----------------------------------------------------------------------------------9 d) Natural gas -------------------------------------------------------------------------------e)...
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