Home>Topics>Sand Control
  1. All
  2. Magazine Articles
  3. Online Articles

Sand Control

Sand Control news and technical articles from Oil & Gas Journal. Search Sand Control latest and archived news and articles


    Magazine Articles

    Mon, 9 Sep 1991

    Completion with through-tubing sand control is an idea that is becoming more ..... No longer is through-tubing sand control considered as an alternative only ..... that previously have not required sand control until the zones start to produce

  2. ExxonMobil licenses sand -control technology

    Online Articles

    Tue, 7 Feb 2012

    ExxonMobil Upstream Research Co. has issued a global license for proprietary oil-well sand - control technology to Weatherford International Ltd. The technology, called MazeFlo, uses redundant screens and a maze of compartments

  1. Special Report: Sand control unlocks shallow gas formerly regarded as drilling hazard

    Magazine Articles

    Mon, 2 Mar 2009

    this one of the most aggressive sand - control applications yet performed using ..... fluid invasion and less risk of sand control plugging. Martin added “The primary ..... systems should offer equivalent sand control with higher well productivity

  2. Thru-tubing sand control remediation expands

    Magazine Articles

    Mon, 30 Mar 1998

    for well completions requiring sand control remediation. This increase correlates ..... specific needs of thru-tubing sand control applications, such as screens ..... A survey of 250 thru-tubing sand control remediations performed worldwide

  3. Expandable screen offers new option for sand control

    Magazine Articles

    Mon, 23 Nov 1998

    laboratory tests with the integral filtration medium, as well as mechanical testing of all components. Calum Whitelaw, sand control product manager at Petroline, compares the ESS to a sandwich comprised of three layers ( Fig. 2 [52,671 bytes

  4. ExxonMobil unit grants gravel-pack license

    Online Articles

    Wed, 28 Aug 2013

    Upstream Research Co. has granted Weatherford International Ltd. a limited license to produce and deploy patented sand - control and completion technologies internationally for ExxonMobil and ventures in which it participates. The proprietary

  5. Gel controls fluid loss in gravel-packed completions

    Magazine Articles

    Mon, 3 Jun 2002

    laden gel pill, placed inside a sand - control screen and optimized for particle ..... bridging particles for specific sand - control screens, minimizes fluid loss ..... by the inner wrap or mesh of a sand - control screen. Carbonate loading, particle

  6. Cross-discipline technologies complete deepwater wells off Brazil

    Magazine Articles

    Mon, 4 Nov 2002

    components combined with multizone sand - control systems in long horizontal laterals ..... unconsolidated reservoirs also require sand control for both producers and injectors ..... technology into multilateral and sand control systems holds the potential to


    Magazine Articles

    Mon, 11 Jun 1990

    Jefferson P. Ashton Baker Sand Control Houston Successful completion ..... producing without some type of sand - control technique. The vast majority ..... are also a logical solution to sand - control problems. However, the technical

  8. Operators face multiple screen choices

    Magazine Articles

    Mon, 9 Feb 1998

    SAND CONTROL -Conclusion M. Babs Oyeneyin Robert ..... some of the screen options available for sand control without installing a gravel pack. Screen ..... screens are now being widely used for sand control in horizontal oil wells. 3 Conslot screen

Stay Connected