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Specific Challenge

Unwanted Solids treatment on a well shut-in due to sand production

REGION - AFRICA

North Africa

Challenge

  • Gas sandstone reservoir in North Africa 
  • Casedhole and perforated
  • Well shut-in due to sand production

Solution

  • SandTrap® ABC service was deployed at 50 gal/ft (foamed) 
  • Treatment was bullheaded 

Result

  • Sand production decreased by more than 95% 
  • Well monitored for 2 months production no sand at 5.5 MMSCF/D 
  • No damage to hydrocarbon production 

95%

Reduction in Sand Production