Analysis of Productivity Reduction Due to Non-Darcy Flow and True Skin in Gravel-Packed Wells (SPE 10084)

Himmatramka measured and analyzed productivity reductions due to formation damage and non-Darcy flow effects in the completion.  Production history of 10 gravel-packed oil and gas wells in the Gulf of Mexico were analyzed, showing substantial productivity impairment due to high fluid velocities.

Author(s): Amoco Production Co., Himmatramka, Alok K., USA

Paper Number: SPE 10084



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