FIRST BOLIVIAN HORIZONTAL WELL DRILLED

Mario Carazas Miranda, Yacimientos Petroliferos, Fiscales Bolivianos Santa Cruz, Bolivia In early 1991, the petroleum engineering department of the Bolivian national oil company, Yacimientos Petroliferos Fiscales Bolivianos (YPFB), drilled its first horizontal well, Well VGR-29 (SH). The purpose of the well was to improve production and drainage efficiency in the Vuelta Grande field. Another reason for this horizontal well was to investigate the flowing conditions and lithology of the

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