Far East

VIETNAM, MALAYSIA, W & E INDONESIA, IRIAN JAYA, PAPUA NEW GUINEA
  • Routine Tertiary biostratigraphy, sequence stratigraphy, palynology, palynofacies and visual geochemistry of 300+ wells (1981 1997 and 2001 2002) from Vietnam, The Philippines, Gulf of Thailand, Malay Basin, NW Java Sea, Sunda, East Java Sea basins and the basins of offshore and onshore Sumatra and Borneo (W & E Kalimantan). Mesozoic biostratigraphy of Seram and Irian Jaya.

  • Primary author, technical work and marketing of major non-proprietary regional review studies on SE Asia, involving new zonal schemes, new sequence stratigraphical schemes, correlation, time-slice palaeoenvironmental modelling and basin development:

    1. A Review of Lacustrine Sediments in South East Asia and their Hydrocarbon Source Rock and Reservoir Potential [N. Thailand, Central Thailand, Gulf of Thailand, Malay, W. Natuna, Penyu, E. Natuna, N. Sumatra, C. Sumatra, Ombilin, S. Sumatra, Sunda, NW Java, E. Java Sea/Lombok, Barito, Melawi/Ketungau, Kutei, Tidung, Tarakan, Berau, Muara, Salawati/Bintuni, basins] (Gearhart Geoconsultants - 1988).

    2. The stratigraphy, geological development and hydrocarbon potential of the Tertiary basins of Indonesia, Malaysia and offshore Thailand and the Tertiary and Pre-Tertiary of Eastern Indonesia. [Gulf of Thailand, Malay, W. Natuna, Penyu, E. Natuna, Sarawak, Mergui, N. Sumatra, C. Sumatra, Ombilin, Sibolga, Bengkulu, S. Sumatra, Sunda, NW Java, E Java Sea/Lombok, W. Java/Pelabuhan Ratu, NE Java, Barito, Melawi/Ketungau, W. Kutei, E. Kutei, Bungalun, NE Kalimantan, Senkang, Tomori, Buton, Bacan, Halmahera, Banggai/Sula, Seram, Kai, Timor, Sumba, Buru, Misool, Salawati/Bintuni, N.Irian Jaya basins] (Geolink/HRH - 1990-1991).

    3. A sequence strat. and chemostrat study of the Tertiary offshore Vietnam [15 wells, Cuu Long / Nam Conson basins; [Blocks 04, 09, 12, 15] (VPI / Geochem Gp - 1997).

  • Technical work / report compilation of large contracted proprietary basin studies:

    1. The Stratigraphy of the NW Java Sea Basin [Seribu Platform, Ardjuna, Jatibarang, Cirebon basins] (Arco / Gearhart Geoconsultants - 1985).

    2. The Palynofacies and Geochemistry of the Southern Malay Basin [Blocks PM6 & PM12; Meranti, Dulang, Sotong/Duyong, Malong Fields] (Petronas / Gearhart Geocons. - 1986).

  • Major technical contribution to the multiclient study: The Geochemistry of Indonesian Basins (Robertsons - 1982)

  • Major technical contribution to the multiclient study: The Mesozoic Biostratigraphy of the Papuan Basin [15+ wells] (Robertsons - 1983).

  • Mesozoic stratigraphy of Seram and Irian Jaya (1984 - 1986). [Wells Levani-1 & S. Oeta-1].

  • Geological Consultancy in the NW Java Basin (2001)

  • Provision of wellsite palynology mobile unit to Seram (2002).
CHINA
  • Stratigraphy of well and field study samples from Carboniferous to Neogene