Downhole Remediation Practices for Mature Oil and Gas Wells.

Downhole Remediation for Mature Oil & Gas Wells is presented from a practical point of view. Discussions include decision processes for selection, design and application of methods that are supported by field experiences and research results. Principal focus is production-related near wellbore damage and remedial water control practices. 

 

 

What you will learn.

  • Production-Related Near Wellbore Damage
  • Scale
  • Paraffin
  • Asphaltenes
  • Corrosion
  • Erosion
  • Well Diagnostics
  • Removal Techniques
  • Prevention Techniques
  • Wellbore Stabilization
  • Understanding Unwanted Water Production
  • Extent of the Problem
  • Causes and Effects of Water Production
  • Monitoring and Evaluation Techniques
  • Diagnostics
  • Defining Required Attributes and Placement Controls
  • Fitting Solutions to Problems
  • Remedial Water Control
  • Challenges and Solutions
  • Environmental Considerations
  • In-Wellbore Control
  • Near-Wellbore Techniques
  • Matrix Applications
  • Fractures and Voids
  • Water Control
  • Bringing it all together
  • Engineered Process
  • Initial Screening
  • Reservoir Characterization
  • Simulation
  • Case Studies