Operations While Drilling


  • Go Between for G&G, Drilling and Partners

  • Participate in Daily Drilling Meetings

  • Produce Daily Geological Operations Reports <7am

  • Manage Wellsite Geologists

  • Manage In-house Operations Petrophysicist

  • Oversee Operations Petrophysicist on daily basis:

    • Drilling personnel are continually informed of G&G related personnel and equipment needs

    • G&G Data flows in a seamless manner for rig, office, and partners

    • OK G&G 3rd Party Contractor Invoices

  • Oversee Section-WOPs for MWD/LWD and Mudlogging (Write up, schedule, conduct, create and distribute follow up notes) at each casing point

  • Oversee Core-WOP (Write up, schedule, conduct, create and distribute follow up notes)

  • Oversee Wireline-WOP (Write up, schedule, conduct, create and distribute follow up notes)

  • Participate in additional G&G and Drilling meetings

  • Administer data access list every day

  • Monitor Static and Realtime data providers

  • Present Geological Plan at DWOP with Project Geo

  • Correlations Well Geological daily with Project Geo

  • Present Geological updates to Management with Project GeologistOversee transport and delivery of Cutting Samples, Fluid Samples and Core Samples 

Pre-Drilling


  • Attend Pre-Drill G&G Meetings for:

    • Area and Well Geology

    • Well Objectives

    • Evaluation Plans

  • Assist G&G in creation of Statement of Requirements

  • Assist G&G in creation of Geological Well Plan

  • Attend Pre-Drill Drilling Meetings for:

    • Drilling Difficulties/Hazards

    • Drilling Well Plan.

  • Request and Evaluate Bids for:

    • Mudlogging

    • LWD/MWD (with Drillers)

    • Wireline

    • Conventional Coring

    • Wireline Witness



Post Drilling Operations


  • Oversee QC and delivery of:

    • Final Mudlogs with Digits

    • Final LWD Logs with Digits

    • Final Wireline Logs with Digits

    • G&G Composite Log and Digits

  • Oversee approval, processing and payment of G&G related drilling invoices

  • Responsible for final Geological Report with Project GeoAssist completion engineering group as needed 

Operations Geologist​