News & Insights
28 Sep 2020
A new Flemish Pass and Outer Ridge petroleum systems evaluation study - with some intriguing results…
APT has completed a study of the petroleum systems of the Flemish Pass, Outer Ridge and Northern Jeanne d’Arc basins, offshore Eastern Canada, and delivered some thought-provoking results.
18 Sep 2020
Maximising the value of geochemical data: drilling fluids and base oil contamination
The negative effects of drilling additives on the geochemical analysis of downhole samples are well documented. APT work closely with their clients during well planning to assist in clearly identifying what the geochemical work programme should achieve. This has been shown to greatly improve the results obtained, as the work programme can be tailored to maximise outcomes. Should forward planning not be possible, APT have developed several remediation methods to help overcome these issues and ensure our clients get the best possible results.
17 Sep 2020
Exploration geochemistry is a low-cost evaluation tool. Typically, projects involve a combination of source rock evaluation, hydrocarbon identification, and petroleum characterisation.