Middle East Well Evaluation Review: Horizontal Highlights

Publication: Middle East & Asia Reservoir Review
Publication Date: 01/01/1996

The average horizontal well is more expensive and technically difficult to drill than the average vertical well. Yet, around the world, horizontal wells are being spudded in ever-increasing numbers. Almost 80% of the wells being drilled in Oman, Qatar and Abu Dhabi are horizontal. Why should this be?

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