Brazilian test evaluates all-electronic intelligent completion

An onshore injection well, in Brazil, is the site of an all-electronic, multizone intelligent well completion being tested for eventual use by Petroleo Brasileiro SA (Petrobras) in its deepwater Campos basin wells. The joint Baker Oil Tools and Petrobras testing-qualification program focuses on live-well demonstration of functional compliance, reliability, and fitness-for-use. Seen being lifted to the rig floor for installation in an onshore well is an intelligent well system that is undergoing tests to determine its suitability for installation in deepwater subsea wells off Brazil (Fig. 1).Click here to enlarge imageBaker Oil Tools installed the equipment in the Varginha 8-VRG-8RN well ...

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