Automated Managed-Pressure Drilling Helps Find Reserves Near Failed Exploration Well

Wilson, Adam (JPT Editorial Manager)


This article, written by Editorial Manager Adam Wilson, contains highlights of paper SPE 151518, "Automated Managed-Pressure Drilling Allows Identification of New Reserves in an HP/HT Exploration Well in SB Field, Offshore Malaysia," by Zulkarnain Ismail, Intan Azian Bt. A. Aziz, Lawrence Umar, SPE, Noor Azree B. Nordin, SPE, and Thanavathy Patma Nesan, Petronas, and Freddy Rojas Rodriguez, Fernando Gallo Zapata, Greg Garcia, Ahmed Waguih, SPE, Bramanta Subroto, and Blaine Dow, SPE, Schlumberger, prepared for the 2012 SPE/IADC Drilling Conference and Exhibition, San Diego, California, 6-8 March. The paper has not been peer reviewed.