Seeking the Sweet Spot: Reservoir and Completion Quality in Organic Shales

Publication: Oilfield Review
Volume: 25
Issue: 4
Publication Date: 12/01/2013

For best results, wells in shale reservoirs target production sweet spots where reservoir quality and completion quality are high. Determining a sweet spot is an integral part of the exploration and development effort. Operators are using results from advanced interpretation techniques of surface seismic data to develop drilling and completion programs.