Hydraulic Fracturing and EOR Potential in Shale Oil Reservoir

Ngoc Nguyen,
Co-authors: Zhangxing Chen, University of Calgary
Long X. Nghiem, Computer Modeling Group Ltd.
Chaodong Yang, Computer Modeling Group Ltd.
Cuong Dang, University of Calgary


HF is an important technology in shale oil reservoirs. The shale oil production strongly depends on matrix permeability/porosity, rock compressibility and HF design. HF Design with future EOR considerations helps to overcome technical challenges and improve project economy.