Introduction to Seismic Stratigraphy: A Basin Scale Regional Exploration Workshop - ISS - In House Training

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Introduction to Seismic Stratigraphy: A Basin Scale Regional Exploration Workshop - In-house training by PetroSkills

This course can be conducted on site at your location exclusively for your staff. One of the most revolutionary, most effective, yet most under-utilized tools introduced into exploration this century is that of seismic stratigraphy. It is not a tool exclusive to geophysicists

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Outcome / Qualification etc.

This in-house training course has the following outcomes:
  • Apply geophysical fundamentals to uncovering the geological information embedded within seismic
  • Understand the premises behind the 'Vail' seismic sequence paradigm
  • Construct and interpret chronostratigraphic charts, sea level curves, and seismic facies maps
  • Interpret clastic and carbonate depositional system responses to allocyclic and autocyclic processes and the effects upon reservoir architecture and seal potential
  • Systematically reconstruct a basin's Geohistory which provides the critical foundation for its petroleum system analysis and effective exploration

Training Course Content

This in-house training programme can be customised to meet your specific requirements. It typically covers:

  • Introduction: philosophy and history
  • Geophysical fundamentals
  • Breaking out operational sequences
  • Introduction to fault interpretation
  • Chronostratigraphy construction and interpretation
  • Sea level curves, accommodation space, and cycle orders
  • Vail sequence theory and sequence hierarchy
  • Carbonate sequences
  • Siliciclastic sequences
  • Seismic Facies
  • Paleo-environmental analysis
  • Geohistory reconstruction
  • Optimizing exploration

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PetroSkills - Oil & Gas Training Courses

PetroSkills was founded in 2001 as an alliance between BP, Shell and OGCI, aiming to accomplish a mission of vital importance for the future of the Oil & Gas industry. PetroSkills provide high quality professional training and courses that are...

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