Cost effective operations are the key to successful energy projects, in both oil and gas and renewables. RPS Energy has been instrumental in providing project management and technical support as well as expert quality control for seismic surveys, site investigation, well operations, positioning and infrastructure projects.

Wellsite Geology

RPS is the industry leader in the provision of integrated wellsite geological services to the international oil and gas industry. We have over 200 experienced wellsite geologists, log QC specialists, and borehole seismic experts who are supplied as individual consultants and within full project management teams to major and independent operators, national oil companies and government agencies for exploration, appraisal and production well drilling world-wide.

Our consultants have extensive well operation experience and specific geological expertise for any well drilling project requirements. Wellsite geological services are provided in conjunction with our well operations project management consultancy, summarised under Well Operations Project Management.

What we provide

Wellsite geology

Wireline log quality control

LWD / MWD quality control

Borehole / vertical seismic profiling (VSP) seismic quality control

Well geosteering quality control

Wellsite pressure prediction

Wellsite biostratigraphy

Petrophysical support

Composite log compilation

Post well reports

Log drawing software (Wellsight/WellCad/Pierre)

VSP data validation software (VSProwess)

Sample core studies

Operations geology


Case Studies:

Provision of Wellsite Geology Services – Statoil Norway

Provision of Wellsite Geology Services – OMV Kurdistan



Chris Hayes
Technical Director, Well Operations
T: +44 (0) 1291 673022

Ric Ashton
Technical Director
T: +1 (281) 448 6188

Larry Barkley
VP of Operations
T: +1 (403) 265 7226

Australia Asia Pacific
Jim McDaid
Wellsite Operations Manager
T: +61 (0) 8 9211 1186