Pouce Coupe South, AB
The objective of this study was to examine effects of stress and rock properties on drilling, production, natural fractures and fluid communication between the Boundary Lake Member and...
Technical Study
July 31, 2014
West-Central AB
This study, which was conducted as an aid to drilling Second White Specks horizontal wells in the western portions of the Pembina, Willesden and Strachan (Ferrier) fields, focuses on the...
Technical Study
December 17, 2014
Southern Peace River Block, Northeastern BC
Variability in stress orientation in the Montney in the southern Peace River Block is investigated in this structurally complex area of NEBC. Structuring could rotate the in situ stress,...
Technical Study
September 1, 2015
Hanlan, West-Central AB
Phase I of this two-phase geomechanical study evaluates the extent to which drilling problems that have historically affected Wilrich horizontal wells are geomechanical in nature. Drilling...
Technical Study
June 30, 2015
Neuquén Basin, Argentina
The Cretaceous Vaca Muerta and Jurassic Los Molles formations are considered to be the principal source rocks for oil and natural gas in the Neuquén Basin of Argentina. The purpose of this...
Technical Study
January 1, 2012
Giroux Lake, AB
This study of the geomechanics of the Cretaceous Viking Formation at Giroux Lake on the Peace River Arch of Alberta was conducted prior to the drilling of a vertical Triassic Montney...
Technical Study
December 9, 2014
Edson, AB
This geomechanics study updates a previous Cretaceous Second White Specks study (BSPC II) with results and insights from the 5-13-56-13W5 well. As in the previous study, the update reviewed...
Technical Study
December 19, 2014
Harmattan-Elkton, Caroline, AB
The objectives of this three-phase study in the Harmattan–Elkton and Caroline areas of the Alberta Deep Basin are to understand the mechanisms behind drilling problems that have affected...
Technical Study
July 29, 2015
Wapiti, AB
The hydrodynamics of the Cretaceous Cardium in the Wapiti area of the Alberta Deep Basin was updated from a 2002 study using industry pressure, temperature and gas liquids data to June...
Technical Study
June 17, 2015
Branch, AB
Log and core data for the vertical section of a horizontal well projected to Total Depth (TD) in the Devonian Big Valley (Wabamun) Formation were analyzed to calculate Total Organic Carbon...
Technical Study
July 21, 2015