Applied Subsurface Geological Mapping, With Structural Methods, 2nd Edition is the practical, up-to-the-minute guide to the use of subsurface interpretation, mapping, and structural techniques in the search for oil and gas resources. Two of the industry's leading consultants present systematic coverage of the field's key principles and newest advances, offering guidance that is valuable for both exploration and development activities, as well as for "detailed" projects in maturely developed areas.
Fully updated and expanded, this edition combines extensive information from the published literature with significant material never before published. The authors introduce superior techniques for every major petroleum-related tectonic setting in the world.
Whatever yourrole in the adventure of finding and developing oil or gas resources–as a geologist, geophysicist, engineer, technologist, manager or investor–the tools presented in this book can make you significantly more effective in your daily technical or decision-oriented activities.
Providing a guide to the use of subsurface interpretation, mapping, and structural techniques in the search for gas and oil resources, this book outlines the field's key principles, describes recent advances, and offers advice on both exploration and development activities. Field examples from around the world are included and illustrations (both b&w and color) are prominently featured, demonstrating the techniques described. Tearpock is a consultant and Bishke is a structural geologist. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR