fluid injection

fluid injection

[¦flü·əd in′jek·shən]
(petroleum engineering)
The introduction of gases or liquids under pressure into a reservoir to force oil into producing wells.
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This will be the essential theoretical part of the work for developing next generation enhanced gas recovery techniques through non-aqueous fluid injection and heat stimulation.
SandRidge has about 122 wastewater disposal wells, the majority of which are in an area closely scrutinized by state regulators because of the potential for earthquakes triggered by fluid injection.
014" guidewire deployed through the RX lumen into the main branch, the OTW lumen can be used for guidewire exchange, subsequent delivery of a second guidewire into a side branch, or fluid injection to a desired distal vessel segment.
However, we do know that many earthquakes in Oklahoma have been triggered by wastewater fluid injection.
Created from its working partnership with Anglo Coal, the product can quickly and accurately detect high-pressure fluid injection tissue injuries on-site.
However, if hydraulic hoses and connectors are not inspected, maintained and replaced in a responsible fashion, then there will I always be the risk of life-changing bodily harm or even death due to such injuries as fluid injection or hose whip.
The PDA-Human Amniotic Fluid Injection is a great treatment option for relieving chronic pain without having to endure the undesirable downtime and cost of surgery.
The device features a built-in deployed endometrial sampling brush, a low profile malleable insertion catheter, a repositionable cervical sealing mechanism for uterine distension designed to not obscure the lower uterine segment, and a 50-cc refillable fluid injection bag.
After a while, this slipping spawned earthquakes away from the injection site, suggesting that the quakes were an indirect effect of the fluid injection, the researchers report in the June 12 Science.
The first and most famous example of man-made earthquakes or "induced seismicity" due to fluid injection was reported at the Rocky Mountain Arsenal in the 1960s and 1970s.
Nor do they know how large or destructive an earthquake triggered by hydraulic fracturing or fluid injection might be.
When added to the reservoirs of hydraulic machinery, FluidSafe aids in the detection and surgical removal of hydraulic fluid in the event of an accidental fluid injection that penetrates the skin.