sand control

sand control

[′san kən‚trōl]
(metallurgy)
A process to regulate the properties of foundry sand to produce defect-free castings.
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A 70-foot measured depth interval of the D5 Sand was perforated on 16 February 2018 and sand control measures were pumped across the interval on 18 February 2018.
EnerCorp designs, manufactures, sells, rents and services patented and proprietary sand control solutions for onshore operators across North America.
In addition to tubular slotting and perforating services, WellSlot will offer complete well completion solutions ranging from sand control screens to inflow control devices and swellable packers, he says.
The conference will also include technical presentations on new developments in sand testing, sand processing equipment and sand control software.
The additional businesses to be divested include Halliburton's expandable liner hangers business, which is part of the company's Completion and Production Division and Baker Hughes' core completions business, which includes: packers, flow control tools, subsurface safety systems, intelligent well systems, permanent monitoring, sand control tools and sand control screens.
Principally, well completion incorporates steps such as running the production casing and tubing, perforation, assembling sand control systems (gravel packing and screens), placing the liner, installation of the wellhead equipment, and bottom hole production cementing.
UKPRwire, Wed Jul 15 2015] Sand Control Systems Market indicates that if these values hold true, the global sand control systems market will register a healthy CAGR of 8.
ClickPress, Mon Feb 09 2015] Sand Control Systems Market by Type (Gravel Pack, Frac Pack, Sand Screens, Inflow Control Devices, and Others), Application (Onshore and Offshore), & Geography - Global trends and forecasts to 2019
Tendeka's sand and inflow control technology includes best- in-class sand control screens with both passive and autonomous inflow control devices (ICDs).
The British author explains the chemical foundations for water and gas control, scale control, asphaltene control, acid stimulation, sand control, corrosion control during production, gas hydrate control, wax control, demulsifiers, foam control, flocculants, biocides, scavengers, and drag-reducing agents.
The third package focused on geophysical and environmental studies as well as studying new methods of controlling the well sand control and the fourth package was drilling a new well and completing seven other wells.
Clean Energy Fuels Corporation, a provider of natural gas as an alternative fuel for vehicle fleets in the United States and Canada, has collaborated with Mansfield Energy Corporation, a provider of drilling and well completion solutions with sand control services for the oil and gas industry in West and South Africa.