Press Esc to close

WorldOil

CONTENT PREVIEW

For full content view: Log in Now!

  • Chemical treatment maximizes sand-free flowrate in Gulf of Mexico through-tubing application


    Tim Walker, Enos Fangue, Ron Van Petegem and Dan Johnson

    Sand production is a persistent challenge that reduces flowrates and can degrade equipment. In both remedial and primary sand control applications, a new chemical treatment that can be bullheaded through the production tubing is providing a unique, highly effective solution to the costly problem. The non-polymer, non-resin sand and fines control treatment uses a patented chemistry to increase the maximum sand-free rate (MSFR) by creating an ionic attraction between sand particles and fines without lowering relative permeability.

This area of the site is restricted. In order to gain access, please either Log In, or subscribe to World Oil.

Two options are available to you for creating an account.

1. Get a Free Trial Subscription to World Oil Magazine and gain immediate access to select content on World Oil Online.

Start a Free Trial Subscription and gain immediate access to the complete current issue of World Oil Magazine. Plus, you’ll receive 3 upcoming issues of World Oil Magazine in print or digital format.* You also receive access to the Energy Events Calendar, Industry Statistics and WO Wire’s news and industry coverage.

Free Trial


2. Purchase a subscription to World Oil magazine and gain immediate and complete access to World Oil Online. As a Total Access subscriber you will have access to all areas of the site available to registered users and free subscribers as well as having access to such premium content areas as:

  • The Archives section containing over ten years of complete magazine archives,
  • The WO DataHub's engineering tables and directories,
  • The World Oil annual forecasts, including past predictions,
  • Select World Oil technical handbooks,
  • And much, much more!

Subscribe


Physical copies of this content may be available for purchase. Visit the Reprints & Back Issues section.


If you are already a paid subscriber and do not have access, please email CustomerService@worldoil.com.

WO DATA HUB

EngineeringTablesIcon-Large

Engineering Data Tables

World Oil's specialized upstream Engineering Data Tables featuring the Drill Bit Classifier, Tubing Tables and more. Get Total Access today.

WO SUPPLEMENTS

2013 Fracturing Technology

2013 Fracturing Technology

ENERGY EVENTS