Principles of heavy oil fields’ infrastructure development

Authors: N.U. Maganov, N.G. Ibragimov, V.G. Fadeev (Tatneft OAO, RF, Almetyevsk), R.Z. Sakhabutdinov, F.R. Gubaidulin (TatNIPIneft, RF, Bugulma)

Key words: strategy, heavy oil, infrastructure development, oil treatment.

The paper discusses the strategy of heavy oil fields’ infrastructure development to provide for efficient heavy oil production through optimization of process flow schemes of oil gathering, treatment, transportation, delivery, water supply and steam generation, and produced water disposal with due account for heavy oil accumulations’ characteristics formation fluids’ properties, as well as requirements imposed by accounting procedures and tax policy.
References
1. Muslimov R.Kh., Yanguzarova Z.A., Rakutin Yu.V. et. al., Vysokovyazkie
nefti, prirodnye bitumy i ostatochnye nefti razrabatyvaemykh mestorozhdeniy
(High viscosity oil, natural bitumen and residual oil of developed
fields), Proceedings of Scientific and Practical Conference of VI International
Specialized Exhibition "Oil and gas - 99", Kazan': Ekotsentr, 1999,
Part 2, p. 25.
2. Patent 2503806 RF, MPK E 21 V 43/20, F 17 D 1/16, System for heavy oil and natural bitumen deposit arrangement (versions), Inventors: Sakhabutdinov
R.Z., Fadeev V.G., Akhmadullin R.R., Gubaydulin F.R., Sudykin S.N.,
Kudryashova L.V., Shakirova L.N., Sudykin A.N.
3. Patent 2468850 RF, MPK B 01 D 17/00, Heavy oil and natural bitumen dehydration plant, Inventors: Sakhabutdinov R.Z., Sudykin A.N., Gubaydulin
F.R., Makhmutova G.R., Akhmadullin R.R., Gafiyatullin S.S.

Key words: strategy, heavy oil, infrastructure development, oil treatment.

The paper discusses the strategy of heavy oil fields’ infrastructure development to provide for efficient heavy oil production through optimization of process flow schemes of oil gathering, treatment, transportation, delivery, water supply and steam generation, and produced water disposal with due account for heavy oil accumulations’ characteristics formation fluids’ properties, as well as requirements imposed by accounting procedures and tax policy.
References
1. Muslimov R.Kh., Yanguzarova Z.A., Rakutin Yu.V. et. al., Vysokovyazkie
nefti, prirodnye bitumy i ostatochnye nefti razrabatyvaemykh mestorozhdeniy
(High viscosity oil, natural bitumen and residual oil of developed
fields), Proceedings of Scientific and Practical Conference of VI International
Specialized Exhibition "Oil and gas - 99", Kazan': Ekotsentr, 1999,
Part 2, p. 25.
2. Patent 2503806 RF, MPK E 21 V 43/20, F 17 D 1/16, System for heavy oil and natural bitumen deposit arrangement (versions), Inventors: Sakhabutdinov
R.Z., Fadeev V.G., Akhmadullin R.R., Gubaydulin F.R., Sudykin S.N.,
Kudryashova L.V., Shakirova L.N., Sudykin A.N.
3. Patent 2468850 RF, MPK B 01 D 17/00, Heavy oil and natural bitumen dehydration plant, Inventors: Sakhabutdinov R.Z., Sudykin A.N., Gubaydulin
F.R., Makhmutova G.R., Akhmadullin R.R., Gafiyatullin S.S.


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