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The Rubble reservoir heavy oil project that uses steam injection for EOR has been a technical success.
Because of its highly viscous composition, heavy oil requires a different - and often more technologically advanced - refining process than that which is used for conventional oil.
E will present studies on the restructuring of refineries to convert heavy oil, diversify products and improve heavy oil.
Schlumberger by then had said: "All the countries in the Middle East are going to have to start grappling with these heavy oil reserves.
The Middle East Heavy Oil Congress will be the latest addition to a series of high-profile shows hosted by the company for the energy sector which includes the Abu Dhabi International Petroleum Exhibition and Conference (ADIPEC), the world's 3rd largest event for the oil and gas industry," he said.
In the light of the above mentioned physico-chemical properties that make it difficult to exploit heavy oil energy resource, several other EOR methods such as vapour-assisted petroleum extraction (VAPEX), steam flooding, chemical flooding, SAGD, heating the reservoir by electrical means, etc.
Bahraini Oil Minister Abdul-Hussain Mirza told the Heavy Oil World MENA conference on June 2010 Middle Eastern heavy grades accounted for 28% of the world's total recoverable oil reserves.
Bahraini oil minister explained the oil and gas and especially heavy oil projects being achieved in his respective nation.
Drill stem tests will also be performed on the heavy oil zones of Block 4.
He pointed to possibilities of "huge reservoirs of light and medium crudes" between Bikaner-Nagaur basin in Rajasthan, adding: "Venezuela, which holds the world's largest heavy oil reserves, can help India exploit these".
Contributors describe their research in the characteristics of heavy oils and residua, feed stock evaluation and composition, hydroprocessing chemistry, the thermodynamics of hydroprocessing reactions, reactors for hydroprocessing, characteristics of heavy oil hydroprocessing catalysts, including Maya heavy crude oil, the effects of feed stock composition, hydroprocessors, commercial treating and cracking, and hydrogen production.
A biodegradation process of heavy oil from the Nakhodka oil spill by indigenous microbial consortia was monitored over the 429-day at laboratory scale.