[12] Patent
[11] Patent No.:GC0011340  
[45] Date of Publishing the Grant of the Patent: 1/Jun /2020                63/2020  
Number of the Decision to Grant the Patent:2020/169092
Date of the Decision to Grant the Patent:30/Jun/2020

[21] Application No.:GC 2017-33939

[22] Filing Date:7/9/2017

[30] Priority:

[33] State [32] Priority date [31] Priority No.
PCT
17/11/2016
PCT/US2016/057039

[72] Inventor: Bronwyn Michelle Djefel

[73] Owner: HALLIBURTON ENERGY SERVICES, INC., 3000 N.SAM HOUSTON PARKWAY E., Houston, , USA

[74] Agent: Abu-Gazaleh Intellectual Property L.L.C

  

 

  

[51]IPC:
Int. Cl.: E21B 41/00, 44/00, 47/022 (2006.01)

[56] Cited Documents:

-US 20120188091 A1 (CALLEJA et al.) 26 July 2012
-US 20150292266 A1 (LANDMARK GRAPHICS CORPORATION) 15 October 2015
-WO 2016053330 A1 (HALLIBURTON ENERGY SERVICES, INC.) 7 April 2016
-WO 2012135803 A2 (SMITH INTERNATIONAL INC. et al.) 4 October 2012
-US 7093672 B2 (SEYDOUX et al.) 22 August 2006
 
Examiner: Eng. Mohammed A. AlShamrani

[54] AVOIDING GEOLOGICAL BODIES THAT ARE HAZARDS TO DRILLING OPERATIONS
[57] Abstract: AVOIDING GEOLOGICAL BODIES THAT AREHAZARDS TO DRILLING OPERATIONS ABSTRACTSystems and methods for avoiding discrete 3D geological bodies that are hazards to drilling operations by identifying each 3D geological body near a well-path, defining the extents of each 3D geological body relative to the well-path, and displaying the extents of each 3D geological body relative to the well-path.
No. of claims: 20     No. of figures: 5


 

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