An integrated software for stochastic modelling of reservoir lithology and property with an example from the Yorkshire Middle Jurassic

J. L. Rudkiewicz, Dominique Guerillot, A. Galli, G. Heresi

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Abstract

We have developed an interactive and integrated software that simulates lithology and reservoir parameter variations in 2D at high resolution and scales them up to a scale suitable for conventional reservoir simulators. The modelling is carried out in three successive steps: high resolution (HR) lithological description of the reservoir with a geostatistical variogram-based method; HR porosity and permeability description; and scaling up HR posrosity and permeability in order to produce a grid suitable for fluid flow prediction with conventional reservoir models. This software has been used to model lithofacies and porosity/permeability variations of the fluvio-deltaic Yorkshire Middle Jurassic, an equivalent to the Brent Group in the North Sea. -from Authors

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)399-406
Number of pages8
JournalUnknown Journal
Publication statusPublished - 1990
Externally publishedYes

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  • Earth and Planetary Sciences(all)
  • Environmental Science(all)

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