PetraSim for Carbon Sequestraion

CO2 Injection and Sequestration

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The ECO2N (TOUGH2 and TOUGHREACT) and ECO2M (TOUGH2) simulators supported by PetraSim are widely used to simulate subsurface CO2 sequestration in saline aquifers by modeling physical, residual , solubility and mineral trapping of injected CO2 in sub and super-critical conditions.

  • Use PetraSim to create radial or three dimensional TOUGH2 meshes representing cap rocks and reservoirs with heterogeneous properties.
  • Import conceptual model layers using xyz ASCII file or using GRDECL files exported from Petrel or other modeling packages.
  • Assign material properties to each conceptual model layer, or assign cell-based Permeability and Porosity values to represent heterogeneous materials.
  • Create vertical or deviated injection wells using the interface or by importing an ASCII file containing data for multiple wells.
  • Graphically display changed in gas saturation and dissolved CO2 over time.
  • Use TOUGHREACT and PetraSim to model and visualization water-rock reactions, including changes in porosity caused by CO2 injection.
PetraSim for CO2 Sequestration


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PetraSim for Carbon Sequestraion
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