Preface. List of Contributors. Managing risk worldwide: global portfolio management at Shell EP (M.S. Leonard and F. Ozkaynak).
A look to the past to avoid old traps in the future (M.L.Brown, L. Fosvold, A.J. Garza and D.M. Cook). Prediction accuracy in petroleum prospect assessment: a 15 year retrospective in BP (F.G. Harper). Evaluation of Norwegian Wildcat Wells (Article 1) (K. Ofstad, L. Kullerud and D. Helliksen). Volumes before and after exploration drilling: results from the project: Evaluation of Norwegian Wildcat Weels (Article 2) (L. Fosvold, M. Thomsen, M. Brown, L. Kullerud and K. Ofstad). Probability of discovery and the reasons for dry wells: results from the project Evaluation of Norwegian Wildcat Wells (Article 3) (K. Ofstad, A.Øvretveit, L. Kullerud and K. Heggland). Suggestions for an improved exploration process -- lessons from the project: Evaluation of Norwegian Wildcat wells (Article 4) (K.J. Skaar, A.M. Spencer, P. Alexander-Marrack and G.Stole). Exploration Potential east of the Troll Field, Offshore Norway, after dry well 32/4-1 (P.J. Goldsmith). Exploring the Norwegian part of the Barents sea -- Norsk Hydro's lessons from nearly 20 years of experience (S.-M. Knutsen, J.H. Augustson and P.Haremo). The exploration experience from Midgard to Kristin -- Norwegian Sea (H.Chr. Rønnevik). Making exploration pay: technology, history, and discipline (E.P. Dion and S.J. Moncrieff). From basin modelling to basin management; reuse of basin-scale simulations (A. Skjervøy, Ø. Sylta and K.S. Weissenburger). Quick mapping of basin modelling results -- a key for quantifying prospect sensitivities (C. Zwach, T. Throndsen and J. Bergan). Hydrodynamic activity and tilted oil-water contacts in the North Sea (H. Dennis, J. Baillie, T. Holt and D. Wessel-Berg). Reservoir characterisation using 4C seismic and calibrated 3D AVO (C. Signer, J.O. Hansen, G. Hutton, M. Nickel, B. Reymond, J. Schlaf, L. Sønneland, B. Tj&osl