Determination of High angle Fracture Plane Orientations from SHDT Dipmeter Recordings Using a Microcomputer


Richard M. Bateman,
Vizilog Inc

Canadian Well Logging Society in Calgary,
September 29, 30, October 1 and 2, 1985



Wells drilled through fractured formations frequently cross high angle fracture planes. For further evaluation of the reservoir and planning of additional drilling it is useful to know the dip angle of the fractures and which way they strike.