Merging Sequence Stratigraphy and Geomechanics for Unconventional Gas (and Oil) Shales

Author :: Roger M. Slatt

Date :: Tue 07/05/2011 @ 05:50


None of the unconventional gas/oil shales are vertically homogenous. All are stratified at a variety of scales with rocks with different properties.Most of the time, the variations are
systematic rather than random and are thus predictable. This is important to drilling and completions!!!!