Well evaluation guidelines for exploration wells
Evaluation work for an exploration well will be carried out from the Central Offices, so it is essential that the staff are kept up-to-date about what is happening in the field, and receive the data that they require, in the format they require.
The Drilling manager should have a face-to-face meeting with Central Offices staff prior to spudding to discuss the requirements, with special attention to identifying the essential data and that which is "nice to have". Once operations have commenced direct contact should be . . .