The borehole that is almost entirely coredRotliegend sandstones from Bülach-1-1 in Switzerland. Source: NAGRA

The borehole that is almost entirely cored

A Swiss borehole offers a glimpse into facies not very often cored in the North Sea.

An extensive research programme is currently underway in Switzerland with the aim to identify the best location for the safe storage of nuclear waste. Three areas have been selected in the north of the country, all of which are now subject of exploratory drilling. In contrast to oil and gas exploration drilling, where only the […]

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