New screen system helps solve completion problemsThe new DIRECT PAK screen system has been developed to provide solutions to two major sandface completion concerns: hole instability in horizontal open-hole gravel packs and annular bridging during long-interval cased-hole fracs.The design provides: Click here to enlarge image• An additional flow path for slurry transport should annular bridging occur while packing.• Maximum mechanical strength while minimizing the OD.• Simple construction that helps ensure reliability.• Fast assembly that helps minimize rig time and doesn’t require special timed connections.• A spiral design that helps centralize t...

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