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Understanding fault facies improves reservoir modeling

By introducing the concept of fault facies, a new research project aims to arrive at a more realistic way of representing faults and fault properties in the subsurface. The result is expected to improve our understanding of reservoir behaviour and thus improved recovery.
This article appeared in Vol. 2, No. 1 - 2005

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