Recent Microseismic Monitoring Results from VSP and Permanent Sensor Deployments in Saudi Arabia
M. Jervis and S.N. Dasgupta
Event name: Second EAGE Passive Seismic Workshop - Exploration and Monitoring Applications 2009
Session: Reservoir Monitoring II
Publication date: 22 March 2009
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A large surface and downhole microseismic network is complemented with a temporary VSP tool deployment to investigate water flooding in Ghawar. Water injector rates are varied to induced microseismicity in the Arab-D reservoir to map possible fracture zones and flood front variations.