reperforation

reperforation

[rē‚pər·fə′rā·shən]
(petroleum engineering)
Creation of new perforations (holes) in oil well tubing opposite to oil-bearing reservoir zones; creates more opportunity for fluid to drain from the formation into the wellbore.
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The well will undergo reperforation and reworks to increase production for the Company.
Tympanic reperforation in myringoplasty: Evaluation of prognostic factors.
A study of tympanoplasty procedures in Finland many years ago showed that the likelihood of a tympanic membrane reperforation was greater in patients who had P aeruginosa infections preoperatively.
This enhancement program has already achieved great success, as previously announced, through the reperforation of two producing wells.
5%) to over 22,000 bopd and reperforation of Echira wells (Tullow 40%) has increased field production to 1,800 bopd.
An extremely successful reperforation campaign in our South Morecambe field has increased daily deliverability from four wells by an average of 15%.
A reperforation campaign was successfully completed for four of the South Morecambe wells.
Compressor installation and related rental expenses and the costs of various reperforation and well stimulation projects account for the increased LOE on the Salt Basin properties.
Other recent operational activity includes the reperforation of the Allar #2 well, Midway Dome, Mississippi.
This increase was achieved through reperforations of two producing wells.