• MULTI-CLIENT STUDIES

Why Regional Studies?

Whether you’re an experienced veteran or a new entrant, regional multi-client studies provide important regional geological context along with independent, third-party verification of existing theories and interpretations. Canadian Discovery Ltd. (CDL)’s forward-looking integrated geoscience projects are further tuned to highlight emerging opportunities and address relevant industry challenges. We deliver decision-ready, cost-effective research so that clients can pursue their strategies with increased confidence. Our multi-client studies have:

  • Delivered practical guidance, including highlighting the best acreage and calculating resource estimates for numerous resource plays in Canada and the U.S.
  • Provided new play concepts in mature North American basins (i.e. unconventional gas resources).
  • Reduced exploration risks such as charge and flushing in relatively immature basins like the Oriente in Ecuador and the Murzuk in Libya.

Current Studies

CDL is currently launching and releasing the following projects:

Montney Hydrodynamics Project III

STUDY IN PROGRESS. With over 3,500 wells drilled in the Montney since our last release and the expansion of the play development into additional liquid-rich resources, Canadian Discovery is pleased to announce an update to our 2014 Montney Hydrodynamics study.

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South Duvernay Oil Play Phase II

In partnership with Graham Davies Geological Consultants Ltd. and Enersoft Inc., Canadian Discovery has released a technical study that will help guide your next moves in the South Duvernay Oil Play. Available immediately, clients get access to the full study.

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Recent and Popular Studies

CDL’s expansive technical library includes almost 300 projects, including 60 regional multi-client studies spanning the Western Canada Sedimentary Basin, Williston Basin and beyond. While every study is unique, areas of technical investigation may include reservoir characterization, petrophysics, hydrogeology, geochemistry, production, geomechanics/stress and geophysics.

Recent and popular multi-client studies include:

Regional Atlases

Montney Regional Studies

Other BC/Alberta Studies

Williston Basin

Standard deliverables include maps, graphs, cross-sections and illustrated technical report and/or posters. Purchased studies include an in-person technical review plus data and GIS deliverables (shapefiles) for newer projects. You can also view the entire portfolio with a Technical Studies library membership. To browse the complete collection, visit our studies website.

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Have a study idea? We provide a range of multi-client, consortia and exclusive consultancy options to suit your specific needs and budget.

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