to buy or sell a high-quality drilling prospect?
AAPG's Prospect and Property Expo, better
known as APPEX, is ready for its inaugural venture in Houston.
a world of leasing opportunities awaiting
those with a need to explore in international arenas.
an international deal may require
some study on your part.
Energy stuck it out in
the Gulf of Thailand and now 30 years later is reaping the rewards.
sensation? Wrong. The success story that
can be found offshore Angola in Block 14 began years ago with geologists
who only wanted to extend their shallow water production.
attributes its success
in the Congo Basin to a breakthrough due to the use of AVO technology
water off the Congo successes
credited to 3D seismic studies.
dangerous can an earthquake be? A broad-based
Pacific Rim-coalition is working to answer that question. (Hint:
The answer is more dangerous than you think.)
view of gas different
to what is happening within the U.S.
plan tailored to AAPG membership's needs
attendance figures for the AAPG annual meeting in Denver confirmed
what officials had been feeling all along: The meeting was very,
oral session on Giant Oil and Gas Fields on the Decade.
world of opportunities await explorers who venture into the international
arena, and this month's EXPLORER offers several stories dealing
with global matters. That would include the
success story that can be found in the Gulf of Thailand, where
years of patience and cooperation are about to pay off for two countries
and a U.S. independent. Story on page 28. The cover shot (above),
the Senja-1 well rig in the Gulf of Thailand, is courtesy of Triton
is no Geophysical Corner for August.