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46 Fracturing Fluids and Chemical Selection Methods

Wednesday, 5 October
362 D-F
Technical Session
The session focuses on methods and modeling based on data analytics for chemical selection in fracturing fluids and diversion performance. Water quality and treatment, friction reducers, surfactants, additive and rock interactions, and flow assurance topics are presented.
Session Chairperson(s)
David Pike - Exaltexx, Inc.
Eelah Muzan - Shell Petroleum Development Company Nigeria (SPDC)
Haiyan Zhao - ExxonMobil
  • 0830-0855 209995
    Machine-learning-assisted Modeling Of Diverting Agent Performance For Multiple Fracture Propagation
    C. Chan, K. Furui, Waseda University; S. Mandai, S. Kuwagaki, Y. Kanamori, Y. Hirano, Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation
  • 0855-0920 209999
    Improved Operational Carbon Footprint Reduction By Using A Data-driven Method In Chemical Treatment Candidate Selection
    K. Yao, Information Sciences Institute; R. Raghavendra, C. Ashayeri, D. Trivedi, T. Patel, University of Southern California; M.K. Lal, R.J. Row, Chevron North America E&P; I. Aksehirli, Chevron Corporation; I. Ershaghi, University of Southern California
  • 0920-0945 210066
    Analyzing The Benefits Of Designing A Multifunctional Surfactant Blend From Lab-scale To Field-scale In Hydraulic Fracturing Under High Salinity Conditions: A Case Study Of The Mississippian Limestone Play
    X. Jin, A. Phatak, D.M. Friesen, A. Sanders, G. Ren, Stepan Oilfield Solutions; N.A. Koster, RA Energy
  • 0945-1010 210250
    Effective Water Treatment In The Permian And Marcellus Shales To Mitigate Surface Equipment Failures
    S. Kakadjian, K. Korhonen, M. Solomon, J. Kitchen, A. Gebrekirstos, J. Risner, O.A. Algadi, NexTier Oilfield Solutions
  • 1040-1105 210333
    Surfactant Blends For Steam Foam Applications Up To 570oF (~300oC)
    N. Nguyen, T. Nguyen, C. Morgan, C. Stanciu, Sasol Chemicals; Q.P. Nguyen, The University of Texas At Austin; D. Wilson, Sasol North America
  • 1105-1130 210047
    Lesson Learned From The Application Of Calcium Carbonate Polymer For Water Shut-off Project In A Carbonate Gas Well, Offshore Borneo Island
    S. Sidek, Petronas Carigali Sdn. Bhd.; B.B. Madon, Petronas Carigali Sdn Bhd; M. Jaafar, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia
  • 1130-1155 210317
    Newly Developed Aqueous Paraffin Inhibitor Dispersion Provides Flow Assurance During And After Stimulation
    L. Xu, Evonik Oil Additives USA Inc; S. Sirak, H. Schenderlein, Evonik Oil Additives; C. Meister, Evonik Corporation; S. Kakadjian, NexTierOFS
  • Alternate 210439
    Validation Of A Novel Beta Diversion Design Factor For Enhancing Stimulation Efficiency Through Field Cases And Near Wellbore Diversion Model
    A.A. Almulhim, Saudi Aramco SAOO; A. Khan, Schlumberger Saudi Arabia; J. Hansen, Saudi Aramco SAOO; D. Emelyanov, Schlumberger; H. Abaid, Saudi Aramco SAOO
  • Alternate 210207
    A Novel Polysaccharide Friction Reducer That Can Be Used With Water Of All Salinity Levels
    F. Siddiqui, A. Emrani, Sunita Hydrocolloids Inc