Software and consultancy services for the petroleum industry.

Petriva is a spin-out company from the University of Leeds that provides visual data analysis and data mining software, consultancy services and training for the petroleum industry.


Visual data analysis and data mining software aimed at integrating petrophysical property and image data from core and cuttings.

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Laboratory Services

PETRIVA offers a range of services for analysis of core and cuttings in both conventional and unconventional exploration and development settings.

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Expertise includes fault and top seal analysis, reservoir quality assessment, microstructural analysis, routine and special core analysis of conventional and unconventional reservoirs. We also specialise in Data QC, database building, and visualization.

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Specialist training offered in Fault and Top Seal analysis, Unconventional petrophysics and use of the PETMiner software.

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27th September 2021

CARBFAULT Phase II is underway but it is not to late to become a sponsor. If the charactersiation of faults in carbonates is a key concern in your asset, participation in our Joint industry project could bring great benefits. We are collaborating with the University of Leeds and Badleys Geoscience on this project. Contact us for find out more.

1st December 2020

Our PETMiner Fault seal plugin is going through final bug checks before release. Watch this space for an overview of the new functionality.  

30th November 2020

Petriva is undertaking limited laboratory work following a hiatus due to the Covid-19 outbreak. The team is active carrying out desk based consultancy services and developing our PETMiner software. Contact us (link)for further information.

CARBFAULT:  Phase II Joint Industry Project launched. More information here.
PETGAS:  Phase IV launched. More information here.