completion fluid


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completion fluid

[kəm′plē·shən ‚flü·əd]
(petroleum engineering)
A drilling mud with special properties that permit control of formation pressure and minimize formation damage during well completion.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Xie, "Research on the determination of the strengths of the mud cakes formed by temporary bridging and plugging agents," Drilling Fluid and Completion Fluid, vol.
Drilling and completion fluids are expensive and are retrieved from the wellbore and taken onshore for processing and reuse.
They are also making investments to counter the adverse effects of completion fluids on marine ecosystems.
Besides M-I SWACO, Halliburton is another major player in the Asia-Pacific drilling and completion fluid market.
US contract drilling business provider Patterson-UTI Energy (NASDAQ:PTEN) said on Wednesday it has offloaded the assets of its Ambar Lone Star Fluid Services subsidiary, thus exiting the drilling and completion fluid services business.
EuanCOs promotion will continue to develop the companyCOs significant presence in the wastewater treatment industry, whilst ensuring efficient management operations throughout the region.C[yen] Cetco Oilfield Services specialises in cost-effective environmental systems and products designed to treat completion fluid, acid flowbacks and produced water for the oil and gas industry.
This multi-contract award follows an earlier conditional1 award to Halliburton in December 2018 for drilling and completion fluids services.
This includes drilling muds, completion fluids, production fluids, and environmental chemicals.
Gray, Composition and Properties of Drilling and Completion Fluids, Elsevier, 7th, 2016.
The laboratory plans to introduce pressure-volume-temperature (PVT) and fluid phase behaviour, geology and geochemistry, flow assurance, drilling and completion fluids testing, as well as oilfield microbiology services.