downdip

downdip

[′dau̇n‚dip]
(geology)
Pertaining to a position parallel to or in the direction of the dip of a stratum or bed.
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We are highly encouraged by the fact that all of the holes that tested mineralization downdip intersected strong mineralization.
The results of drilling, wireline logs and reservoir fluid samples, in addition to the well's downdip position, confirm the Greater Tweneboa Area resource base potential.
The project contains an inferred coking coal resource of 101 million tonnes and significant exploration upside both along strike and downdip of the resource.
The main objective for this well was to appraise the Shagar and Rahmi sandstones of the Kareem Formation in a downdip location and to provide water injection to support oil production from the updip Geyad field wells.
Phase two of the drill program will test the area Downdip in the zone drilled in phase one.
potential downdip extension of the GM-ES-1 discovery.
The Company's Murphy Lease is situated in northeast Zavala County, Texas, and is part of the Maverick Basin of Southwest Texas, downdip from the United States Geological Studies north boundary of the Smackover-Austin-Eagle Ford total petroleum system.
AASE-10X was spudded on December 13, 2011 and is located on the central western flank of the AASE field, downdip of the AASE-4X producer.
This style of mineralization has strike and downdip continuity, which makes this style of mineralization a more attractive exploration target to WMN than the massive style of mineralization that occurs as lenses.
1 kilometers southeast and 749 feet downdip of the most recent appraisal well 210/29a-4y, and was drilled utilizing the Transocean Prospect rig from a centrally positioned location, which was selected in order to drill three bottom hole targets without the need to relocate the rig.
The well was drilled to extend the field and define the downdip limits of the reservoir in the south fault block discovered by the No.
The property hosts the downdip extension of the neighboring Lightning Zone and reveals equally impressive results.