TITLE

Intelligent completion reaches the dawn of its second decade

AUTHOR(S)
Schrader, Kirby
PUB. DATE
December 2007
SOURCE
Offshore;Dec2007, Vol. 67 Issue 12, p62
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the 10th-year anniversary of intelligent well completions in 2007, which is marked by the increase from one North Sea installation to 500 installations around the world. During the period, offshore oil drilling and production capabilities expanded to a range of sophisticated fluid control solutions from simple zone shut-off mechanisms. As a result, five-year reliability expectations also increased to over 95% from 70%. It includes an analysis of various subject matter relevant to the topic, as well as the issues' implications for offshore field drilling, development and completion.
ACCESSION #
28110199

 

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