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Geology/Stratigraphy of Miano Area


QUESTION: Assalamalikum
Sir my question is regarding  miano area. its geology and tectonics. what are its tectonic boundaries. what kind of structures are found? can you give your answer in detail
Also i want to know stratigraphy of area.
Thank you


Following papers will be useful for you.

'Miano Field, Pakistan, A Case History Of Model Driven Exploration', by   

1.   Peter Krois
2.   Tariq Mahmood
3.   Gerhard Milan          1998 PAPG/SPE ATC Proceedings

'Sequence stratigraphy as predictive tool in lower Goru Fairway, lower and middle Indus platform, Pakistan'. by
1.   Nadeem Ahmad
2.   Paul Fink
3.   Simon Sturrock
4.   Tariq Mahmood
5.   Muhammad Ibrahim       PAPG/SPE ATC 2004 Proceedings   

'Seismic Inversion Data, A Tool For Reservoir Characterization / Modeling, Sawan Gas Field ľA Case Study'   by Mohammad Ibrahim, PAPG/SPE ATC 2007 Proceedings

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QUESTION: Researched papers did helped alot
I also want to know publications for Whole Tajjal Block.(1989) as done by Lasmo...
thank you


You better read all the volumes of ATC Proceedings. Kadanwari discovery is part of the originl Tajjal block. These papers may help.

Kandanwari Gas Field, Pakistan; Perseverance Pays   
1.   Nasir Ahmed
2.   Siddique Chaudhry   2001 ATC
Porosity prediction tool using 3D seismic acoustic
Impedance Kadanwari Gas Field, Pakistan.
  1.Nasir Ahmad
2.   Giacomo Spadini
3.   Arshad Palekar
4.   M. Asim Subhani          2004 ATC


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I am a petroleum exploration geologist with about 40+ years of diversified experience. I can answer questions on stratigraphy, log interpretation, field studies based on set of logs and core results, general geology etc. Can provide guidance for career planning in earth sciences. Can not help in questions about hard rocks, igneous petrology & mineralogy, sequence stratigraphy and seismic.


Petroleum Exploration - field geology, stratigraphy, prospect generation, interpretation of satellite imagery (visual), log interpretation.

Retired in May, 2006 as Senior Manager Exploration from Pakistan Petroleum Limited after serving 26 years. Since then continuing in active service with petroleum exploration companies.A cumulative experience of about 40 years covers 30 years in petroleum exploration, 5 years hydrogeology experience in Libya, and about 5 years of dam geology in Pakistan.

-AAPG Bulletin (Vol.88, July, 2004); paper on Sui Main Limestone (Eocene), a prolific gas reservoir in Pakistan. -Have presented papers on diversified topics ranging from spirituality, flood control, remote sensing and off course geology in France, Nepal, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, UAE, Kashmir, India and Pakistan that have been published in respective Special Proceedings. -ONGC Bulletin(India) Vol. 44, Number 2, December, 2009; Chapter 19.A & 19.B on basin architecture and stratigraphy of Pakistan, p.402-474.

BSc Honours in Geology and Master of Science in Petroleum and Structural Geology. PGD from ITC, The Netherlands.

Awards and Honors
-Remained Active Member of AAPG from 1990-2006; founding member of PAPG (a local affiliate of AAPG). -Life member of SEGMITE & AGID, and Senior Editor of SEGMITE magazine. -Member of the Board of Studies, i. Department of Petroleum & Gas Engineering (BUITMS, Quetta), and ii. Geology Department, Sindh University, Jamshoro. -Member of Stratigraphic Committee of Pakistan. -Represented Mining Journal, UK in Pakistan till 2007. -Chairman of Annual Technical Conference (ATC)& Oil Show, an SPE/PAPG annual event, in 2003. -Chairman Technical Committee (ATC, 2002).

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