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Chemically Improved Filter Cakes for Drilling Wells

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Neeraj S. Nandurdikar

Independent Project Analysis, Inc., Ashburn, VA 20147

Nicholas E. Takach, Stefan Z. Miska

The University of Tulsa, Tulsa, OK 74104

J. Energy Resour. Technol 124(4), 223-230 (Nov 20, 2002) (8 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1492841 History: Received April 20, 2001; Revised April 30, 2002; Online November 20, 2002
Copyright © 2002 by ASME
Topics: Fluids , Drilling , Slags , Filters
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Filtration results using a PHPA formulation and 35 micron filter disks
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Filtration results using calcium carbonate drill-In fluid and 60 micron filter disks
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Schematic diagram of the filter cake testing device
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Strength of an unactivated slag-laden filter cake
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5 ppb BFS-containing cake activated for 2 h by NaOH solution
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Strength test results on filter cakes under various activating conditions
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Micrograph of a drill-in fluid cake containing no BFS
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Micrograph of a drill-in fluid cake with BFS without activation
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Micrograph of a drill-in fluid cake containing 5 ppb BFS and activated for 2 h by NaOH solution
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Micrograph of a 5ppb BFS cake activated for 2 h with the mixture
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Micrograph of the interface between the filter cake and porous media
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Permeability of a filter cake made from a control mud
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Permeability of a filter cake containing 5 ppb BFS

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