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Unconventional Oil

3 jours ENE/UCO
Niveau
Fondamentaux
Public
  • Producers, refiners, contractors and other actors related to the unconventional oil projects (banks, insurance and consulting companies)
Finalité
  • To notice the different opportunities and challenges of unconventional oil production
Objectifs
  • Upon completion of the course, the participants will be able:
  • to explain the exploration and production technics of unconventional oil
  • to locate the unconventional oil supply and to estimate its production costs
  • to interpret the impact of unconventional oil on crude prices
  • to describe the upgrading issues (location and syncrude properties) and environmental constraints
  • to identify the financing specificities of an unconventional oil project
Les + pédagogiques
  • Game on the unconventional Exploration & Production fundamentals
  • Exercise on crude pricing and refining margin
  • Unconventional oil project analysis: cost differential and production techniques
  • Debates on the industrial, environmental and economic stakes of the unconventional oil sector

EXPLORATION AND PRODUCTION OF UNCONVENTIONAL OIL 1 jour
  • Conventional and unconventional oil: definition and characteristics
  • Focus on unconventional resources: shale oil/light tight oil, oil shale/kerogen oil, extra heavy oil, bitumen (tar sands)
  • Exploration and Production technics (geophysics, drilling, fluid injection, mining processes, etc.)
UNCONVENTIONAL OIL SUPPLY AND TREATMENT 1 jour
  • Unconventional production at the global scale
  • Oil treatment and upgrading technics
  • Transportation
  • Review of the projects and potential production areas: production costs and main players
UNCONVENTIONAL OIL PRODUCTION CHALLENGES 1 jour
  • High production cost and continuous investment
  • Fiscal terms
  • Environmental risks and constraints (water treatment, landscape degradation, etc.)
  • Upgrading issues and impacts on the downstream sector: location (in-situ, consumption areas), syncrude quality
  • Contribution of unconventional oil to the oil supply
  • Strategy of the oil & gas companies
Calendrier des formations 2016
Langue Dates Lieu Prix Inscription
26 - 28 Avr Rueil 2 540 € En ligne Par email

Calendrier des formations 2017
Langue Dates Lieu Prix Inscription
19 - 21 Avr Rueil 2 540 € En ligne