Field Development Planning (FDP) of Oil & Gas Fields

The high-level and seasoned consultants of A&A Consulting Team have been working on Field Development Planning (FDP) projects since the early seventies, and we can put together project teams that could accelerate your oil & gas field development activities and enhance production.

A&A Consulting Team will be delighted to design customized subsurface field development plan (FDP) for your company’s oil & gas field [whether located onshore or offshore (shallow water or deepwater)]. The scope and assessment will depend on the available data and status of the field, and could include:

The depth and breadth of technical and economic expertise of A&A Consulting Team will be reflected in a comprehensive report of our investigation of your field development planning (FDP) project. The report will be customized to meet your company requirements, and, depending upon the amount and type of project data provided to us for investigation, will generally include the following: 

1.    Executive Summary

2.    Introduction

2.1    Development Summary

2.2    Location and Field Area

2.3    Equity and Stockholders

2.4    Applicable Regulatory Laws and Lease Conditions

3.    Subsurface Description

3.1    Introduction

3.2    History of Discovery and Appraisal

3.3    Stratigraphy and Reservoir Description

3.4    Seismic Interpretation

3.5    Petrophysical Interpretation

3.6    Reservoir Mapping / 3D Reservoir Modeling

3.7    Deterministic Hydrocarbons Initially-In-Place (HIIP, OIIP and OGIP)

3.8    Probabilistic Hydrocarbons Initially-In-Place

3.8.1     Unrisked HIIP (OIIP and OGIP)

3.8.2     Risked HIIP (OIIP and OGIP)

4.     Subsurface Development Plan

4.1    Fluid and Rock Properties

4.2    Development Scenarios and Well Count

4.3    Reservoir Simulation

4.3.1     Reference case

4.3.2     Sensitivities

4.4    Technical Recovery and Range

4.4.1     Deterministic  

4.4.2     Probabilistic

4.5    Production Profiles

4.6    Subsurface Risk and Uncertainty Mitigation

4.7    Reservoir Management and Surveillance Plan

5.     Project Economics

5.1    Drilling and Completions Costs

5.2    Facilities Cost

5.3    Economic Assumptions

5.4    Economic Analysis and Sensitivities


Whenever requested, we will be delighted to present the results of our investigation and the customized field development plan (FDP), for your company's oil & gas field, not only to your company's management, but also to your company's equity partners, and/or financial institutions, and/or the appropriate regulatory authorities, for their approval, and answer any questions that they may have on the customized FDP.


In addition, whenever requested, we will be delighted to conduct customized training workshops on designing subsurface field development plans (FDP) for oil & gas fields, for the benefit of your company’s professionals and managers, at your company’s offices.


To put the high-level and seasoned consultants, subject matter experts (SME), of A&A Consulting Team to work on your company's field development planning (FDP) projects, around the world, please contact us.  We could save your company Billions!


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