1887

Abstract

Summary

This paper addresses the mechanical stability of the biopolymer Schizophyllan for stressing conditions commonly occurring throughout an EOR process. Differences between laboratory and field testing and the importance of a realistic test design for a successful field application are highlighted. Analytical methods, challenges and learnings encountered during method development are also presented.

Loading

Article metrics loading...

/content/papers/10.3997/2214-4609.201800132
2018-04-09
2020-07-05
Loading full text...

Full text loading...

References

  1. Ogezi, O., Strobel, J., Egbuniwe, D. and Leonhardt, B.
    [2014] Operational Aspects of a Biopolymer Flood in a Mature Oilfield. SPE 169158, SPE Improved Oil Recovery Symposium, Tulsa, Oklahoma, 12-16 April 2014.
    [Google Scholar]
  2. Prasad, D., Ernst, B., Incera, G., Leonhardt, B., Reimann, S., Mahler, E., Zarfl, M.
    [2017] Field Testing the Polysaccharide Schizophyllan - Single Well Test Design and Current Results, Th B02, EAGE 19th Improved Oil Recovery Symposium, Stavanger, Norway, 24 - 27 April 2017.
    [Google Scholar]
  3. Delshad, M., Kim, D. H., Magbagbeola, O. A., Huh, C., Pope, G. A., Tarahhom, F.
    [2008] Mechanistic Interpretation and Utilization of Viscoelastic Behavior of Polymer Solutions for Improved Polymer-Flood Efficiency. SPE 113620, SPE Improved Oil Recovery Symposium, Tulsa, Oklahoma, 19-23 April 2008.
    [Google Scholar]
http://instance.metastore.ingenta.com/content/papers/10.3997/2214-4609.201800132
Loading
/content/papers/10.3997/2214-4609.201800132
Loading

Data & Media loading...

This is a required field
Please enter a valid email address
Approval was a Success
Invalid data
An Error Occurred
Approval was partially successful, following selected items could not be processed due to error