Teamwork, Technology Boost Reserves, Output Off Nigeria

Kirk H. Van Sickle, Elaine L. Cash Mobil Producing Nigeria Lagos Mike Hugentobler Landmark Graphics Corp. Houston Asasa A Platform during batch drilling (Fig. 2). Asasa project work room, Lagos (Fig. 4). Early this year, joint venture partners Mobil Producing Nigeria and the Nigerian National Petroleum Corp. completed a highly efficient fast-track development project in offshore Asasa field combining batch drilling, focused multidisciplinary teamwork, and an integrated suite of geoscience software. The opportunity was identified in October 1994. In 1996, the Asasa team drilled and completed 18 development wells in the fie...

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