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Recommendations for Improvements to Wellbore Surveying and Ranging Regulations

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Kevin Palaia
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BSEE requires the contractor to evaluate and catalogue the various operational performance capabilities and limitations of downhole surveying technology/tools; identify the current best practices, evaluate these technologies and practices; and propose improvements to BSEE regulations as related to wellbore surveying technology associated with surveying accuracy and survey management, as well as relief well/well intersection operations.

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Final Report is Complete