secondary oil recovery

secondary oil recovery

[′sek·ən‚der·ē ′ȯil ri‚kəv·ə·rē]
(petroleum engineering)
Procedures used to increase the flow of oil from depleted or nearly depleted wells; includes fracturing, acidizing, waterflood, and gas injection.
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Emphasis on long-term strategies will also improve secondary oil recovery through sustainable development in the North American market.
The usage of EOR technology will ensure the optimum exploitation of oil resources by lowering depletion rates and improving secondary oil recovery through sustainable development while focusing on long-term profits.
MAST), has unveiled that a second, American based, oil company has awarded MAST a USD $4,000,000 contract to evaluate our nanoparticles as a potential tracer element in their secondary oil recovery operations.
During secondary oil recovery process when conductive liquid is injected to oil formation area then at common interface this phenomenon of imbibition occurs.
Fractured oil reservoirs represent a challenging environment for secondary oil recovery as it is very difficult to mobilize oil not contained within the fracture network," noted Wavefront President and CEO Brett Davidson.
The portfolio covers three high-growth segments: water desalination, industrial water treatment processes and secondary oil recovery.
PEMEX director Adrian Lajous said the suspended projects include development of oil-exploration sites on the Tabasco state coast and the implementation of a system of secondary oil recovery.
The company has increased its focus on drilling for oil and on secondary oil recovery projects from waterfloods in southern Oklahoma.
For the fracking and secondary oil recovery functions, an inventive dual action mega pressure nitrogen solution has been developed by AUTRIS through wholly owned subsidiary, NITROHEAT.
23, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- AUTRIS (OTCQB: AUTR), is proud to announce that its wholly owned subsidiary, NITROHEAT has designed an innovative dual action mega pressure nitrogen solution for the fracking and secondary oil recovery operations.
This is a common problem during secondary oil recovery when sea water is injected to produce the remaining oil in the reservoir.
Avalon's patented technology for intelligent drilling and completions leverages data fusion to provide real-time information regarding the status of oil reservoirs; primary and secondary oil recovery processes and monitors critical parameters in the subsurface reservoir.