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Uncertainty Modelling of Minimum Horizontal Stresses and Porepressures in Deeply Buried Grabens. What's Next in Modelling?Normal access

Authors: A.E. Lothe, A. Grover, O. Roli, G. Leirdal and T. Golder Kristiansen
Event name: Second EAGE Workshop on Pore Pressure Prediction
Session: Future Needs and New Research II
Publication date: 19 May 2019
DOI: 10.3997/2214-4609.201900523
Organisations: EAGE
Language: English
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Three-dimensional pore pressure modelling over geological time scale has been carried out for a deeply buried possible reservoir in the Vana and Volve Sub-Basin, Viking Graben. The magnitude of the minimum horizontal stresses has been varied, and the input stress gradient has been calibrated with observed Leak-Off Tests. The simulation results show varying misfit to observed overpressures in different wells. The methodology can in future be used with a Monte-Carlo approach.

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