January LAPL Safety Meeting

Thursday, January 07, 2016

Together with Jim Bullen of Bullen & Plauche, LLC, Bryan will be hosting the January 2016 LAPL Safety Meeting. Please join Bryan and Jim at Cafe Bella, 301 Heymann Blvd., from 5:30-8:00 on Thursday, January 21st, for a little food, drinks, and networking.

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October Safety Meeting

Wednesday, October 07, 2015

Join me tomorrow, Oct 8th from 5:30 - 8:00, at Cafe Bella, for the LAPL October Safety Meeting, co-sponsored by Jim Bullen. We will be giving away a great door prize and you won't want to miss it!

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Generalized Geological & Seismic Work Flow

Wednesday, August 19, 2015
  • Correlate well logs (pick well tops, markers, unconformities, faults, etc.)
  • Produce subsurface mapping for various relevant sands, markers, horizons and fault plane maps including dipmeter logs, etc. 
  • Quality check the seismic data set(s) 
  • Acquire 2-D/3-D data set(s) 
  • Create the project in Kingdom software (or other software group) 
  • Load all 3-D data set .SGY processing versions into Kingdom software (preferably each processing version can be loaded into a uniquely named “data type”) 
  • Generate time slice volumes for all processing versions (except gathers) 
  • Locate, input and apply velocity functions where applicable 
  • Locate and load culture data (sections/townships, wells, highways/roads, air photos, etc.) 
  • Check/confirm selected well spotting & directional well paths (verify directional surveys), etc. 
  • Input/import well log ground elevations and rig derrick floor heights 
  • Input/import well log tops, fault cuts, production and perforation data, etc. 
  • Load selected raster and digital well log images as needed 
  • Interpret seismic data, pick horizons, faulting, unconformities, etc. 
  • Scroll through time slice volumes in search of fault patterns, structures, etc. 
  • Perform synthetic work to determine vertical tie, phase of data, observe frequency distribution, etc. 
  • Generate and apply hybrid velocity functions where necessary 
  • Produce time structure and other maps 
  • Cross reference 3-D seismic time maps with subsurface mapping 
  • Identify & delineate drilling and/or re-completion opportunities, etc.
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LAPL February 2015 Safety Meeting

Wednesday, January 21, 2015

Members of the Lafayette Association of Professional Landmen are invited to the February 2015 "Safety Meeting" being hosted by Bryan Groves, Geologist. The event will be held on Thursday, February 5th at 5:00 p.m. More details can be found on the LAPL facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/events/1538700696365338/?ref=22    Read More . . .

LAPL February Safety Meeting

Tuesday, February 11, 2014

Geologist Bryan Groves hosted the February Safety Meeting for the Lafayette Association of Professional Landmen (LAPL) on Thursday, February 20, 2014. at Cafe Bella in The Oil Center.  The event was open to LAPL members only.    Read More . . .

Did you know?

Saturday, December 07, 2013
An adopted drilling and production unit with an associated zone definition can have many operator friendly features and attractive benefits that can serve one’s interests most efficiently. This can be accomplished via the State of Louisiana, Department of Natural Resources, Office of Conservation hearing process.