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A GIS-supported Web Application for Enhanced/Improved Oil Recovery Analysis In Wyoming

October 5, 2015
Web Application for Enhanced/Improved Oil Recovery Analysis

Geospatial Forum Series

Robert Kirkwood (WyGISC)

Nick Jones (EORI), Paddington Hodza (WyGISC), and Jeff Hamerlinck (WyGISC), University of Wyoming, Laramie, WY

 Friday, October 9, 2015, Ag C (Old Ag Building) 316, 12:00pm – 1:00pm

Wyoming is one of the leading oil producing states in the US. To maximize production, producers are currently employing enhanced and improved oil recovery (EOR/IOR) techniques. These methods extract oil from hydrocarbon resources deemed uneconomic or inaccessible through traditional methods. This talk presents a GIS-supported web application developed by WyGISC to (1) provide users with access to oil reservoir data as well as geospatial mapping and analytical tools, and (2) promote coordinated EOR/IOR activities in Wyoming. 



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