Introduction to Reservoir Simulation Engineering for Non Specialists

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Aims and Objectives

This course is designed to provide the non-reservoir engineers with the basic principles of reservoir simulation engineering. The course covers all aspects of reservoir simulation engineering starting from the fundamentals definition and up to special topics used for reservoir simulation practices. The course can bring you quickly to understand the required input data, limitations and benefits of conducting a reservoir simulation study as a valuable tool for field development plan and future business activities for any oil or gas field. In this course, the delegates will gain the knowledge and business insight on the key subjects:

  • Basics of overall reservoir engineering, 
  • Reservoir simulation engineering fundamentals,
  • Role of reservoir simulation engineer,
  • Building reservoir simulation model,
  • Key success factors in conducting reservoir simulation study,
  • Enhanced oil recovery simulation challenges,
  • Fracture reservoir simulation features
  • Prediction of reservoir business activities and field development plans

Programme Objectives

  • Understand the overall fundamentals of reservoir engineering
  • Raise their understand of reservoir simulation engineering aspects
  • Be conscious by the role of  the reservoir simulation engineer
  • Gain sufficient knowledge on methodology to build reservoir simulation models
  • Be aware by the benefits of conducting the reservoir simulation studies
  • Notice how can a reliable simulation study could be used for field development plan


As with all courses, this course makes use of technical materials, extensive discussion of business issues and numerous case studies to ensure that you will leave the course, ready to apply your new knowledge.

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