Performance Evaluation for Gas Production Units Based on ANP


In view of the existing situation of gas field development, one kind of method to evaluate the production performance of gas production units (GPUs) was presented in this paper. Among the commonly used indicators of gas field development, we select 11 indicators from the three aspects of production task, gas reservoir management, and production technology. According to the principle of analytic network process (ANP), this paper introduced one kind of new method to get the weights of indicators. By means of the method of TOPSIS, it is easy to obtain the rankings for all the GPUs through calculating the weighted Euclidean distance between each GPU and the positive or negative ideal point. This evaluation method could constantly improve the management level of gas production units and deepen the delicacy management of gas field development.

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J. Gou, A. Li, Z. Liu, X. Kong and H. Liu, "Performance Evaluation for Gas Production Units Based on ANP," Engineering, Vol. 5 No. 11, 2013, pp. 877-880. doi: 10.4236/eng.2013.511107.

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