Oil and gas well completion
Doscher, Todd M. Formerly, Department of Petroleum Engineering, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California.
Wyman, Richard E. Wyman & Associates, Salt Lake City, Utah.
- Casing and cement
- Well bore–reservoir connection
- Water problems
- Production stimulation
- Sand consolidation
- Coiled tubing
- Additional Reading
The operations that prepare a well bore for producing oil or gas from the reservoir. The goal of these operations is to optimize the flow of the reservoir fluids into the well bore, up through the producing string, and into the surface collection system. See also: Oil and gas field exploitation; Oil and gas well drilling
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