Revised and updated to reflect major changes in the field, this second edition presents an integrated and balanced view of current attitudes and practices used in sound economic decision-making for engineering problems encountered in the oil industry. The volume contains many problem-solving examples demonstrating how economic analyses are applied to different facets of the oil industry.;Discussion progresses from an introduction to the industry, through principles and techniques of engineering economics, to the application of economic methods to the oil industry. It provides information on the types of crude oils, their finished products and resources of natural gas, and also summarizes worldwide oil production and consumption data.
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Part 1 Introduction to the oil industry: world supply and demand; structure of the oil industry; characteristics of crude oils and properties of petroleum products; resources and development of natural gas. Part 2 Principles, methods and techniques of engineering economics: time value and capital expenditures; depreciation and depletion in oil projects; financial measures and profitability analysis; analysis of alternative selections and replacements; risk, uncertainty and decision analysis; break-even and sensitivity analysis; optimization techniques. Part 3 Applications and project evaluation: oil fields - exploration and drilling operations, estimation of oil reserves and evaluation of an oil property, production operations; oil transportation; crude oil processing. Appendices: conversion factors; compound interest factors.
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Descrizione libro CRC Press, 1992. Hardcover. Condizione libro: New. book. Codice libro della libreria 0824784286
Descrizione libro Taylor & Francis Group. Condizione libro: New. pp. 452 This item is printed on demand. Codice libro della libreria 8378657
Descrizione libro Marcel Dekker Inc, 1992. Hardcover. Condizione libro: Brand New. 2nd edition. 452 pages. 9.50x6.50x1.00 inches. In Stock. Codice libro della libreria 0824784286