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oil reservoir

[′ȯil ′rez·əv‚wär]
(geology)
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Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- The National Iranian Oil Company Exploration Directorate (NIOCEXP) announced on Monday that the company has found a new oil reservoir in Dezful in the Southwestern province of Khuzestan.
'The oil reservoir is most probably releasing the pressure from different points, which is a good sign,' he said in a statement.
Current study proposes a method for electricity generation using hot fluids (oil, water) produced from oil reservoir for which a pilot binary power plant of 300 KW could be a most suitable system whose payback time is round about 5 to 6 years.
The oil reservoir is 150 km long from east to west and 20 km wide from south to north (Fig.
Khaleej Al Bahrain Oil Reservoir, the biggest oilfield in the kingdom's history, was the fruition of the King's directives to intensify oil and gas exploration, it said.
1 (BNA): New postage stamps were issued by Bahrain Post to commemorate the epoch-making largest light oil reservoir discovered in the prosperous era of His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa.
The company said the Libra block had its first oil produced with the Pioneiro de Libra FPSO, destined to extended well tests, with the purpose of evaluating the dynamic behavior of the oil reservoir and deepening the knowledge on the characteristics of the deposit.
According to the report an oil reservoir in the base was "engulfed in fire" after a rocket hit the base, in Pul-i-Alam, the capital of central Logar province.
This includes thermal recovery where heat is introduced to the oil reservoir to reduce the viscosity of the oil, and cyclic steam injection, which is used extensively in heavy-oil reservoirs and tar sands to thin oil and enhance its ability to flow," Busby added.
According to the company, down hole pressure measurements and fluid samples suggest that the main oil reservoir is on the same static pressure gradient as the Etom-2 well, which demonstrates that a major part of the Greater Etom structure is oil-filled.
Tatweer Petroleum has produced the first ever extra-heavy oil from the Aruma oil reservoir. The Aruma is the shallowest oil reservoir in the Bahrain Field and contains very viscous oil never previously before exploited.
This oil viscosity is too low to fit the scenario existing in the heavy oil reservoir. Although Ferreira et al.