Evaluation of Mishrif Reservoir in Abu Amood Oil Field, Southern Iraq

Authors

  • Ahmed Hussain Department of Geology, College of Science, University of Baghdad, Baghdad, Iraq
  • Medhat E. Nasser Department of Geology, College of Science, University of Baghdad, Baghdad, Iraq
  • Ghazi Hassan Ministry of Oil, Oil Exploration Company, Baghdad, Iraq

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.24996/ijs.2021.62.12.14

Keywords:

Mishrif Formation, Abu Amood Oil field, Well logs, Reservoir, petrophysical properties, Formation Evaluation

Abstract

     The main goal of this study is to evaluate Mishrif Reservoir in Abu Amood oil field, southern Iraq, using the available well logs. The sets of logs were acquired for wells AAm-1, AAm-2, AAm-3, AAm-4, and AAm-5. The evaluation included the identification of the reservoir units and the calculation of their petrophysical properties using the Techlog software. Total porosity was calculated using the neutron-density method and the values were corrected from the volume of shale in order to calculate the effective porosity. Computer processed interpretation (CPI) was accomplished for the five wells. The results show that Mishrif Formation in Abu Amood field consists of three reservoir units with various percentages of hydrocarbons that were concentrated in all of the three units, but in different wells. All of the units have high porosity, especially unit two, although it is saturated with water.

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Published

2021-12-30

How to Cite

Hussain, A. ., Nasser, M. E. ., & Hassan, G. . (2021). Evaluation of Mishrif Reservoir in Abu Amood Oil Field, Southern Iraq. Iraqi Journal of Science, 62(12), 4758–4768. https://doi.org/10.24996/ijs.2021.62.12.14

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Section

Geology

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