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Multidisciplinary Project Management Team Supports Heavy Oil Field Development

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Argentina / 2016 / Reservoir Characterization

Two heavy oil fields in Argentina

Sproule is leading this large integrated project

Project team consists of internal and external experts

Project currently in process


  • The client requires technical support to develop two heavy oil fields including pilot design and construction in one of the fields. The project has the following components:
    • Technical Project Management
    • Laboratory Test Program
    • Enhanced Oil Recovery (EOR) processes and reservoir simulation for heavy oil applications
    • Heavy oil field development plan
    • Thermal pilot design for the reservoir and facilities
    • Thermal pilot execution for the reservoir and facilities


  • Sproule has assembled a project team that includes internal and external experts
  • The project includes field data acquisition (coring) through to pilot construction and commissioning


  • Leveraging established relationships with best-in-class experts across a project life cycle in combination with in-house expertise enables Sproule to provide the necessary technical and project management support, allowing the client to develop a new opportunity