geopressure

geopressure

[′jē·ō‚presh·ər]
(geophysics)
An unusually high pressure exerted by a subsurface formation.
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Ikon Science has embraced the application of RokDoc technology using the Petrel platform by developing plug-ins that perform key elements of rock physics, quantitative interpretation and geopressure workflows, said Martyn Millwood Hargrave, chief executive officer, Ikon Science.
Middlesbrough-born accountant Ann Stonehouse, who has inspired women across the region to set up their own firms, will receive a lifelong Queen's Award for enterprise promotion, while awards for international trade will be handed to Durham's Ikon Geopressure, the Middlesbrough-based Cordex Instruments, both Integrated Display Systems and Thomas Miller Claims Management on Tyneside and inov-8, which has its headquarters in Crook, County Durham.
As well as Middlesbroughborn accountant Ann Stonehouse, who we reported yesterday receiving her lifelong Queen's Award for Enterprise Promotion, awards for international trade will be handed to Durham's Ikon Geopressure, the Middlesbrough-based Cordex Instruments, both Integrated Display Systems and Thomas Miller Claims Management on Tyneside and inov-8, which is headquartered in Crook, County Durham.
The Equation for Geopressure Prediction from Well Logs.
IKON Science announced on April 21 that its business division Ikon GeoPressure has been named a winner of the Queen's Award for Enterprise 2014.
as Project Manager for a major enhanced geopressure electrical generating project.
Middlesbrough-born accountant Ann Stonehouse, who has inspired women across the region to set up their own firms, will receive a lifelong Queen's Award for Enterprise Promotion while awards for international trade will be handed to Durham's Ikon Geopressure, the Middlesbroughbased Cordex Instruments, both Integrated Display Systems and Thomas Miller Claims Management on Tyneside and inov-8, which is headquartered in Crook, County Durham.
Previous drilling campaigns have yielded higher than average rates and recoveries due to increased geopressure in the area.
These technologies will include new analysis tools for geopressure prediction and fracture detection with 3D seismic, advanced applications of land statics and waveform inversion, and full scale integration of these technologies at the reservoir scale to enhance the characterization of the reservoir during exploration and improve the performance of the reservoir during production.
Durham-based Ikon GeoPressure provides training and consultancy to find pressure problems so that oil wells can be drilled safely.
Lectureship holder Coombs is to work with Professor Richard Swarbrick in Ikon Science's GeoPressure division on the university's campus, and the link-up will also tap into Durham's expertise in high performance computing.
RUNNERS UP DURHAM AND WEARSIDE Geopressure Technology Ltd Formed as a spinout company at Durham University, the firm provides a consultancy service for the oil and gas industry.