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Month: June 2021

Reservoir Continuity: Turning oil into wine

Let’s suppose that you and your company have done a magnificent job, gotten a bit lucky, and discovered a new field in onshore or offshore Brazil. After five wells, it is likely that the discovery is commercial. You are very excited, and after massive celebrations featuring a few too many

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Diamondoids Are a Basin Modeler’s Best Friend

Most of us are familiar with Marilyn Monroe’s rendition of the song “Diamonds are a Girl’s Best Friend” from the 1953 hit movie “Gentlemen Prefer Blondes”. However, if Marilyn had been a petroleum system basin modeler, she might have sung a slightly different version, i.e., “Diamondoids are a Basin Modeler’s

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