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Jun
06

Extending Field Life and Maximising Economic Recovery

Governments around the world are encouraging operators to improve efficiencies, decrease operational costs, increase production and extend field life and they’re revising their tax-take to promote that. The result is that mature basins still offer the chance of attractive... Read More.

Nov
03

Seismic inversion of a carbonate buildup: A case study

The information within seismic data is band limited and angle limited. Together with the particular physics and geology of carbonate rocks, this imposes limitations on how accurately we can predict the presence of hydrocarbons in carbonates, map the top carbonate, and characteriz... Read More.

Jul
18

The present-day stress field of Australia

The unusual present-day crustal stress pattern of the Australian continent has been the subject of scientific debate for over 25 years. The orientation of maximum horizontal present-day stress (SHmax) in continental Australia is unlike all other major tectonic plates in that the ... Read More.