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Improving Well Placement with Modeling While Drilling 

Improving Well Placement with Modeling While Drilling
Publication: Oilfield Review
Volume: 18
Issue: 4
Publication Date: 12/01/2006

Increased computing power, the growing capabilities of modeling and simulation software, and human ingenuity across multiple disciplines are ushering in a new era in reservoir management. The ability to update reservoir models in real time will lead to exciting advances in wellbore placement, helping engineers and geoscientists improve field development.