wellbore

wellbore

[′wel‚bȯr]
(engineering)
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The technology sends 12 m long needles from the wellbore into the reservoir formation, increasing the effective wellbore drainage radius, the connectivity with any natural fractures, and the penetration through natural formation fluid flow barriers.
The oil in the well begins to cross its cloud point threshold, and paraffin crystals start to precipitate as the oil moves from the pore space to the wellbore opening.
The addition of Scherpenisse comes as Wellbore is rebranded as part of Ardyne, following its acquisition this year.
The wellbore has been prepped and expects to commence drilling activities on or about 1 October 2016.
23 June 2016 - US-based specialist in wellbore cleanout and video diagnostics services Abrado Wellbore Services has acquired the specialty tool product lines of Deltide Energy Services, LLC, the company said.
Al-Bunni stated that wellbore surveying was a critical topic, which had a very high value, but that it did not always receive the attention that it deserves.
The second edition has been updated throughout and contains a new chapter on wellbore cleaning.
As previously announced, this operation will entail pulling the existing production tubing from the wellbore and re-perforating the Abiod formation using a casing gun and deep penetrating charges, followed by acidization of the perforated intervals.
When industry cements or seals a wellbore, stray gas from shallow or intermediate zones can migrate along the casing to the surface or into aquifers.
After fracturing, the wellbore is covered with surfactants - organic compounds, based on hydrocarbons, that increase extraction rates.
It is then planned to mill a window in the casing above the Middle Stairway Sandstone before directionally drilling a 6 inch sidetrack to intersect and drill a horizontal wellbore of up to c.
International Resource News-November 28, 2011--Blue Horizon Energy Inc completes analysis of wellbore data and core samples from Normandville Oil Sands Property(C)1994-2011 ENPublishing - http://www.