106357 – Effective Stimulation of Horizontal Wells – A New Completion Method

Summary

Over the last several years there have been many developments in horizontal completions. These advancements have been designed to better stimulate the entire horizontal interval. A new completion system has been developed that addresses all of the issues in stimulating horizontal wells. With hundreds of jobs completed, this paper will detail the operational efficiencies and reliability of this completion system, as well as analyze the cost benefits and production increases that have been noted.