Minimizing Risk by Determining A Safe Mud Weight Window for Offshore Wellbore Construction
Journal article, Peer reviewed
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Original versionWorld oil. 2020, 241 (8), 17-21.
Increased requirements for uncertainty analysis have caused a shift in sensitivity assessment, from a deterministic approach to a stochastic process. To ensure wellbore integrity, it’s essential to conduct breakout and geomechanical fracture analysis to estimate a safe mud weight window for use during offshore drilling.