- Category: Feature
- Published: 2012-Nov-01
- Author: Gordon Cope
A new generation of gamma ray tools promises far greater reservoir resolution
Unconventional plays create unconventional challenges. Not knowing the precise mineral makeup and concentration of hydrocarbons in a shale play, for instance, can have serious economic ramifications. Schlumberger Limited has just launched Litho Scanner high-definition spectroscopy service, a new gamma ray tool that allows explorers an unprecedented scale of precision and efficiency.