Alluvial (fluviatile) Depositional Systems are discussed in terms of systems tract analysis, stacking patterns and reservoir facies terms.
The Alluvial module includes learning items on processes resulting in different alluvial systems, reservoir body geometries and stacking trends. Meandering, braided, dry fan and alluvial fan systems are discussed. Examples from amongst others Spain, Egypt, Madagascar, North Sea.
Maarten has over 35 years’ experience as Exploration Geologist for Shell globally. He has field experience in Egypt, NW Borneo, MENA, China, Madagascar, North Sea, Oman and The Netherlands. His expertise includes Seismic Stratigraphy, Reservoir Characterisation, Prospect Maturation, Play Based Exploration and Brownfield Opportunity Screening. He developed and delivered the current course in Malaysia, Bangalore, Singapore, Cairo and The Netherlands.