GeoWell (EU project)
Innovative materials and designs for long-life high-temperature geothermal wells
Project type:

Research / Development & Innovation

Project Location:

Iceland, Germany, Norway, Belgium, Netherlands, France

Project Leader:
GeoEnergy Europe Partners:
Non GEE Partners:

Ofstavanger Internaional Research Insitute (NO), GFZ Helmoltz (DE), Statoil (NO), HS ORKA (IS), Akiet BV (NL)

Background & context:

Project Summary:

GeoWell aims at developing reliable, cost effective and environmentally safe technologies for design, completion and monitoring of high-temperature geothermal wells:

Project achievements & innovative aspects:

Cement and sealing technologies, materials and couplings of casings, temperature and strain measurements in wells using fibre optic technologies to monitor well integrity, development of risk assessment methods

Project Funding:
EU H2020
Project Budget:
4 704 913,75 €
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