fold belt

fold belt

[′fōld ‚belt]
(geology)
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The packages provide key coverage of all offshore and onshore basins including exploration and appraisal wells in Perdido Fold Belt and Salina basin with additional focus on high interest areas such as Sureste and Veracruz, where recent discoveries have received industry-wide attention.
Iraq embraces the north-western portion of the prolific Arabian Basin and the Zagros Fold Belt.
Sulaiman fold belt extending over 200,000 km2 is recognized as most prolific hydrocarbon province ofPakistan.
The company added that the RTM data covering the Perdido fold belt has now been delivered to the industry and the Comision Nacional de Hidrocarburos (CNH) ahead of Mexico's December Licensing Round based on ultramodern subsurface images.
Mexican authorities said the Trion 1 is one of two deposits located on the Mexican side of the Perdido Fold Belt, within an area of 285 sq.
Tien-Shan Fold Belt is a belt of folded rocks extending from Aral Sea in Uzbekistan and continuing through Tajikistan and China, ending in Mongolia.
Thomson Resources Ltd (ASX:TMZ) is an Australian-based exploration company focussed on the discovery and development of high quality mineral deposits within the Thomson Fold Belt of northern NSW.
The new gas reservoir was discovered in the Kirthar Fold belt, Sukhpur.
Italian energy major ENI with joint venture partners Pakistan Petroleum Limited and Kuwait Foreign Petroleum Exploration Company made the discovery in the Kirthar Fold Belt region 270 kilometres north of Karachi.
The reserves were discovered in Kirthar Fold Belt region 270 kilometres north of Karachi city of southern Pakistan.
In this study, Paleozoic thickness and faces are inferred from the minimum visible thickness on seismic lines and the extrapolation of few outcrops in Zagros fold belt.
Much of the acreage in the highly prospective Zagros Fold Belt region in Kurdistan, which ranks among the best basins in the world for large oil prospects, has been licensed for exploration and production and the area is now entering a period of consolidation.