New technology creates a step change in drilling efficiency ///
Alaska's Alpine oil field has been developed exclusively with horizontal wells, and it has employed EOR to maintain average production of nearly 100,000 bopd over the past two years. Reservoir depths average 7,000 ft, vertical, with well depths ranging from 9,000 ft to 19,000 ft. Wells have become more complex and challenging as field development progresses.
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