GEO Science Explained

GEO Science Explained Worldwide

Rich Petroleum Source Rocks

An inventory of petroleum source rocks in the World’s major sedimentary basins show that six geological intervals in Earth's history generated over 90% of the World's conventional oil and gas discoveries.
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GEO Science Explained Worldwide

Folds and Folding - Part I

Rock folds are found in various shapes and sizes on Earth, and people are often amazed to see how large blocks of hard rocks have been folded like ocean waves. But fascination with folds is also shared by the petroleum industry. In Part I of this two-part article we unfold rock ‘folds’ to better understand their geometry and genesis.
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GEO Science Explained Worldwide

60 Years of Innovation

Emerging through privatization of state entities, Romanian company Prospectiuni has developed into the leading geophysical and geological service company in south-east Europe, and now operates in the Middle East and Africa as well as throughout Europe.
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GEO Science Explained North America

The Miocene Monterey Formation

The Los Angeles Basin is the most productive basin by area in the world – and the Miocene Monterey Formation, which is exposed along the coast and in the hills of the Palos Verdes Peninsula, is the prolific source rock for this basin.
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GEO Science Explained Worldwide

Advancing Operational Efficiency

Halliburton fracs more wells than any other company. It is therefore hardly surprising that a Halliburton company, Landmark, is developing cutting edge tools to optimize the drilling of successful wells in unconventional reservoirs.
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