Petroleum Engineering – Exploration
Hydrocarbon generation potential and paleo-depositional environments of the Laffan Formation in the Binak Oilfield; results from Rock-Eval pyrolysis and organic petrographic studies

Bahram Alizadeh; Zollfaghar Eivazi Nezhad; Majid Alipour

Volume 11, Issue 3 , July 2022

  In this study, the hydrocarbon potential and depositional environments of the Coniacian Laffan Formation were investigated in the Binak Oilfield, SW Iran. With an average thickness of 80 meters, the Laffan Formation consists mainly of gray shales and thin argillaceous limestones in the study area. In ...  Read More