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  1. InterOil said its Antelope-3 well in Papua New Guinea drillstem tested in the upper limestone reservoir at the maximum rate of 44.8 MMcfd of gas

    Online Articles

    Mon, 10 Dec 2012

    New Guinea drillstem tested in the upper limestone reservoir at the maximum rate of 44.8 ..... 905.8 ft the reservoir is comprised limestone and minor dolomite similar to the upper limestone reservoir observed in the uppermost Antelope


    Magazine Articles

    Mon, 6 Jan 1992

    indicated that most of these wells penetrated limestone , shale, anhydrite, marl, basal shale, and dense limestone . The most common formations penetrated by these wells are shale and limestone . The bit mechanical data included size, type

  1. ENVIRONMENTAL MITIGATION-3: Limestone boulders, artificial reef modules provide seafloor mitigation

    Magazine Articles

    Mon, 15 Jan 2007

    sites consisted of either groupings of limestone boulders or prefabricated reef modules ..... image The boulder sites consisted of limestone boulders spread across the mitigation area. The limestone used to construct the limestone boulder

  2. Oman: Neoproterozoic limestone yields oils

    Online Articles

    Tue, 18 Jan 2011

    believed of the more than 400-m thick Neoproterizoic Khufai limestone section could contain oil of various qualities, Tethys Oil ..... than 400 m of separate intervals principally in the Khufai limestone . No flows were established, and some hole conditions resulted

  3. Special Report: Seismic, well data used to estimate pore pressure, predict overpressure

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    Mon, 1 Jun 2009

    the principal reservoir, the Sui Main limestone formation, at Qadirpur, a producing gas ..... and density variation for the Sui Main limestone . First, a synthetic seismogram is generated ..... indicated the velocity drop for the Sui Main limestone , which was indicated as a high pressure

  4. Northeast gulf's James, Andrew exploration history outlined

    Magazine Articles

    Mon, 1 Nov 1999

    carbonates began in 1968, with the James limestone and Andrew formation as targets. Six ..... declared in this carbonate trend: the James limestone formation's Viosca Knoll 252 ..... 117, which initially discovered James limestone gas during drilling to a deeper target

  5. Barents Sea’s Gohta discovery expanded with Lundin’s second well

    Online Articles

    Mon, 21 Jul 2014

    its Gohta appraisal well 7120/1-4s drilled in PL492 in the Barents Sea offshore Norway encountered 10 m of Upper Permian limestone conglomerate with good reservoir properties overlying fractured limestones of limited reservoir quality. The well was spud

  6. Unconventional technology renews production for Mississippi Lime

    Magazine Articles

    Wed, 1 May 2013

    The Mississippi Lime, or Miss Lime, is a conventional limestone reservoir that responds well to unconventional technology ..... benefits from the highly fractured nature of the Mississippian Limestone . When the Nemaha Ridge occurred, it resulted in a 300

  7. Kazakhstan: Doris-6 well encounters hydrocarbons

    Online Articles

    Mon, 26 Sep 2011

    Kazakhstan encountered oil in the Cretaceous sandstone and Jurassic limestone reservoirs. The Cretaceous sandstone was encountered above ..... more than 5,400 b/d of oil from this unit. The Jurassic limestone was also encountered above prognosis and slightly higher than

  8. Modern Yacoraite fracs eyed in northwestern Argentina

    Online Articles

    Fri, 3 Aug 2012

    modern day hydraulic fracturing in the Cretaceous Yacoraite limestone formation in Argentina is in advanced planning stages on the ..... campaign “will provide additional data on the potential of the limestone reservoir across the concession, where President has preliminarily

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