Formation Evaluation Project
FALL SEMESTER 2015
The following project is designed for students who are interested to earn extra points (up to 10 percentage point). You will be graded based on the rubric which is provided to you in the course
syllabus. It’s highly recommended that you submit your project in a group (up to three in a group) which can represent your teamwork abilities. If you are working in a team you should be aware that
the project you are submitting should be equivalent to a group work vs. an individual one.
The final deliverable should be a professional report which includes the following sections:
I’d suggest to submit your reports by the last week of November. The selected projects would have the opportunity to present their work in the class.
Project Description: The following list shows the major producing fields in ND portion of the Williston Basin from the Middle Bakken reservoir.
Choose a field for your project. You need to go to the following website: https://www.dmr.nd.gov/oilgas/subscriptionservice.asp and select a 5 wells from the field selection and analyze the
petrophysical data that are measured for the Middle Bakken portion of the wells (porosity, permeability, capillary pressure, etc.). There is no limit for the types of the analysis you will fulfill
to include in your project report. Please come and visit me (on campus students) or email me (DEDP students) to pick the fields.
Parshal and Sanish Fields are divided into two sections.
5. Reunion Bay
6. Van Hook
8. Heart Butte
10. Blue Butte
12. Murphy Creek
13. Cedar Hills- North Red River
14. Cedar Hills-South Red River