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Pressure, Seals and Traps: the Bases for the Petroleum System to Work EfficientlyNormal access

Author: J. Biteau
Event name: Second EAGE Workshop on Pore Pressure Prediction
Session: Pore and Fracture Pressure Uncertainties I
Publication date: 19 May 2019
DOI: 10.3997/2214-4609.201900497
Organisations: EAGE
Language: English
Info: Extended abstract, PDF ( 411.21Kb )
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Hydrocarbon trapping is the result of a contrast of a reservoir having a low entry pressure and a seal having a highest entry pressure. If there is an important overpressure or if the HC column is high the pressure can be close to the hydraulic fracturation criterion and there is a possible leakage.

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