open-hole completion

open-hole completion

[¦ō·pən ¦hōl kəm′plē·shən]
(petroleum engineering)
Preparation of an oil well without setting a production casing or liner opposite the producing formation so that reservoir fluids flow unrestricted into the open wellbore. Also known as barefoot completion.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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