Over the past two decades, we’ve made significant advances in exploitation of previously non-commercial resources, yet these have not translated fully to improved recovery in tight carbonates. This forum will address the exploitation and recovery challenges of tight carbonates globally.
Life-of-field challenges span from the early exploitation issues all the way to production and recovery difficulties. The topic of tight carbonates is always at the top of the list of problematic reservoirs. This forum is designed to provide an environment where the key challenges outlined below are discussed in an integrated manner with the objective of developing ideas to enhance the future of these resources.
This forum will be attended by participants from operating companies, service companies, academia and other research organizations.
Industry experts in the following technical disciplines
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The objective is to create a collaborative, idea-generating arena that stimulates new ideas and innovation about future challenges facing the E&P industry.
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