Jill Thompson, Senior Staff Geologist & Nick Franciose, Reservoir Engineer, QEP Resources sat down with Jessica Morales at the MicroSeismic User Forum in January. The two discussed the “tank-style” completions that eliminate frac hit pitfalls. Thompson explains the company has developed and implemented a pressure wall which is a barrier between completing wells and producing wells. In this interview, she walks through why that is different than the way things used to be done at QEP Resources.
Golfinho is one of dozens of legacy production assets that Petrobras is selling to reduce debt and sharpen its focus on the prolific, deepwater presalt formation.
Shell’s departure will mean the Miskar concession in southern city of Gabes will be handed back to the government, a senior official in the energy ministry says.
The development is expected to produce 16,000 gross barrels of oil per day after completion, the company said in a statement.