geopressure

geopressure

[′jē·ō‚presh·ər]
(geophysics)
An unusually high pressure exerted by a subsurface formation.
References in periodicals archive ?
Ikon Science, with its 15 year track record as a subsurface innovator, will focus its initial efforts on the UK Continental Shelf where it has analysed over 4000 wells and will bring to bear its unique ability to understand and model geopressure and stress to reduce well P and A costs.
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 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.
According to Ikon, JRSa[euro](tm)s image log analysis and geomechanics software will complement its rock physics, geopressure and quantitative interpretation technologies and workflows.
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.
Regarding the use of revenue generated from OCS leasing activities, Section 9(f) (G) would allow the funds to be used for alternative energy development, including biofuels, geothermal, geopressure, wind, waves, currents, hydro, and other renewable energy; and Section 9(f) (H) would allow the funds to be used for energy efficiency and conservation programs.
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.
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.