Complete Service List

IMG_1410

Sample Preparation

  • Sample Registration
  • Water Washing and Clean Up
  • Solvent Washing and Clean Up
  • Exhaustive Solvent Cleaning Using Soxhlet (for Oil-Based Muds)
  • Filtration of Mud Samples by Hand
  • RockWash Cuttings Washing, Drying, Digital Photographing, and Archiving per Sample/100g

Screening Analyses

  • Sample Hand-Picking for Coarse Grains
  • Sample Contamination Removal
  • Routine Lithological Description per Sample
  • Detailed Lithological Description per Sample
  • Total Organic Carbon (TOC) Determination
  • Total Organic Carbon (TOC) Determination and Carbonate Analysis
  • Rock-Eval Pyrolysis
  • Handheld X-Ray Fluorescence (XRF) Elemental Analysis
  • Digital Sample Photo

Kerogen & Whole Rock Analyses

  • Kerogen Microscopy Package (includes Vitrinite Reflectance, Kerogen Type, and TAI)
  • Kinetic Analysis on Kerogen or Whole Rock
  • Personalized Kinetic Analysis
  • Processing of Rock Eval Data for Personalized Kinetics
  • Compositional Kinetic Analysis

Oil Analyses

  • API Gravity
  • Separation of HC by Centrifuging
  • Gas Chromatography (GC) Using Electron Capture Detector (ECD)
  • Whole Oil Gas Chromatography
  • Complete Liquid Chromatography (Saturates Only or Saturates, Aromatics, Resins and Asphaltines) by Column Chromatography
  • Complete Liquid Chromatography by Medium Pressure Liquid Chromatography (MPLC)
  • Whole Oil SARA (Requires Detailed C4-C7 Gas Chromatography)
  • Carbon Isotope (Per Fraction or Whole Oil)
  • Saturate Gas Chromatography (Includes Compound ID)
  • Special Sample Preparation/Separation for Biomarkers (Gas Chromatography-Mass Spectrometry) Analysis
  • Molecular Sieve Preparation for GC-MS
  • Biomarkers (GC-MS) of Aromatics
  • Biomarkers (GC-MS) of Saturates
  • Diamondoid Analysis
  • Nickel and Vanadium Content
  • Sulfur Content
  • Asphaltene Content
  • Gas Chromatography Blank Subtract Analysis and Processing
  • Oil Reservoir Continuity or Commingled Production Allocation including Whole Oil & Detailed C4-C7 GC and Interpretation
  • Correlation of Oil GC data with Previous Results Per Sample
  • Mol % Calculation

Rock Extract Analysis

  • Hand-Picking for Extraction
  • Soxhlet Extraction (Quantitative)
  • Whole Extract Gas Chromatography
  • Saturate Gas Chromatography (Includes Compound ID)
  • Partial Liquid Chromatography (Saturates Only)
  • Complete Liquid Chromatography (Saturates, Aromatics, Resins, & Asphaltenes) by Column Chromatography
  • Complete Liquid Chromatography by MPLC
  • Special Sample Preparation/Separation for Biomarkers (Gas Chromatography-Mass Spectrometry) Analysis
  • Molecular Sieve Preparation for GC-MS
  • Biomarkers (GC-MS) of Aromatics
  • Biomarkers (GC-MS) of Saturates
  • Carbon Isotope Analysis (Per Fraction or Whole Extract)
  • Nickel and Vanadium Content
  • Sulfur Content
  • Asphaltene Content
  • Integration and Comparison with Previous Results Per Sample
  • Thermal Extraction GC/GC-MS (Rock Sample Light End Analysis)

Gas Analysis

  • Head Space Gas Analysis (C1-C5)
  • Compositional Gas Analysis for Gas Sample Bottles
  • Compositional Gas Analysis for IsoTubes by GC
  • Isotope Composition by GC-Isotope Ratio Mass Spectrometer (IRMS) Per Component
  • Carbon Isotope
  • Carbon Isotope after Purge and Trap Enrichment
  • Hydrogen Isotope

Modeling

  • Basin Mod 1-D Modelling
  • Basin Mod 1-D with Sensitivity Analysis
  • BasinMod Risk
  • Integration of Geological and Geochemical Data
  • Heat Flow Calculation and Generation of Heat Flow Map
  • BasinView (Generation of Maps for Maturity and HC Kitchen Areas)
  • BasinView (Estimation of Timing and Amount of HC Generation/Expulsion)
  • BasinFlow 3D (Delineation of Migration Pathways and the Possible HC Traps)
  • BasinMod 2D Modelling

Rentals & Fieldwork

  • 500cc Sample Cylinder
  • IsoTubes (Use Version)
  • IsoTube Manifold
  • Isojar: Headspace Sample Container
  • Field Installation/Sampling of Gas and Oil/Condensate Samples

Interpretation and Consulting

  • Interpretation and Report Preparation (Digital and Hard Copy)