Unformatted text preview: 7. How is a salt dome formed? 8. What is a jack-up drilling rig? 9. Why is 3-d seismic profiling important to exploration in the Gulf of Mexico? 10. What are some of the hazards that offshore drilling and production platforms have to deal with day-in and day-out? 11. Why does damaging of onshore refiners by a hurricanes central to gasoline price spikes? 12. What is a fault trap and how does it differ from an anticline al trap?...
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- Fall '11
- seismic surveys, 3-d seismic profiling, seismic profiling works, seismic profiling