Engineering effective and efficient completions ///

The notoriously narrow economic margins emblematic of unconventional plays have increased the pressure to maximize reservoir drainage at the lowest possible cost. Placed squarely in the crosshairs of this fiscal condition are horizontal well paths, completed with multi-stage hydraulic fracturing stimulations, which, while opening the door for enhanced recoveries, represent one of the single-largest components of total well costs.

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