Geosteering Workshop

Introduction to Geosteering Seminar – November 2018

What: Basics of Geosteering training

When: November 26 and 27, 2018; 9AM to 3:30PM

Where: Chinook Consulting – 301 14 St NW, Main level boardroom

Geosteering workshop
Geosteering workshop

The workshop will walk you through fundamentals of geosteering, geosteering principles and use of StarSteer geosteering software.

The seminar is aimed at geoscientists with solid understanding of directional drilling and horizontal wells, with the purpose of improving use of software assisted strat-based geosteering and remote supervision.

Please bring with you the following:

  • A laptop running windows, with WiFi connection, mouse with scroll wheel
  • Files for a well or two you would like to steer (bring your own well)
    • Offset TVD gamma with Formation Tops
    • Survey TXT
    • Gamma MD
    • Any other digital LAS files

Chinook will provide the following:

  • Software (temporary license)
  • Example wells and case studies
  • Coffee and refreshments
  • Certificate upon successful completion

Workshop Schedule

Day 1 AM:

  • Presentation: geosteering fundamentals
    • Elements of geosteering
    • Interpretation basics
  • Building a geosteering interpretation in StarSteer

Day 1 PM:

  • Collective work on case study wells (Montney and Duvernay)
  • Loading data, correlations, zone statistics

Day 2 AM:

  • Individual work on case study wells
    • Setting up project, loading data, interpretation
  • Individual work on your own wells
    • Setting up project, loading data, interpretation

Day 2 PM:

  • Collaborative work in cloud environment
  • Reporting, targets, extrapolations


Geosteering Horn River
Geosteering example


Calin Dragoie

Posted On:
November 20, 2018

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