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Geosteering: Fundamentals, Planning, and Implementation

Course ID: t36018

GeoSteering is the application of geologic and engineering skill to direct a horizontal or extended-reach wellbore path, based upon knowledge of the enclosing stratigraphy, with the expressed aim of maximizing wellbore exposure to the target reservoir. This TOpic reviews valuable insights into the GeoSteering process, provided by a leading company with experience gained over the course of steering nearly 2000 horizontal wells.

Total Number of Subtopics: 7

  • Directional Drilling: The Driving Force in Geosteering
  • Drilling Measurements and Logging Tools
  • Preparing the Geosteering Plan
  • Geosteering Practices
  • Case Study
  • Geosteering: Fundamentals, Planning, and Implementation: References and Add
  • Best Practices
Estimated Time: 2 hours 20 minutes on a full time basis