Exploration Drilling in Atlantic Canada Offshore Fact Sheet

Publication #: 2017-0047

Published: Oct 2017

Pages: 4 p.

Filed Under: Atlantic Canada, Industry Operations

Offshore exploration wells are drilled to confirm whether geological formations identified in seismic surveys contain oil and natural gas. This fact sheet outlines the steps taken in planning and implementing an offshore drilling program, as well as the key equipment used.

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