Openhole Sand Control Services

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Gravel packing, screens, and ICDs

Schlumberger tackles openhole environments with an engineering-driven, total-system approach that features the tools, fluid chemistries, technologies, software, services, and people needed to extend the life of long, horizontal intervals and to optimize production.

OptiPac Alternate Path System Ensures 100%
Gravel Pack Efficiency and Longer Well Life

North Sea high-rate gas wells in reservoir with depleting pressures were at increased risk of sand production. Read case study

Openhole Gravel-Pack Completions

Screens & Inflow Control Devices


Downhole Tool Systems


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Complete Gravel Packs in
27 Deepwater Wells

OptiPac Openhole Screens Enable 100% Gravel Packs and Sand-Free Production in 27 Deepwater Wells
Integrated approach using OptiPac Alternate Path openhole gravel-pack screens optimizes operations and prevents premature screenouts in long horizontal sections with reactive shale and depleted zones, offshore Malaysia. Read case study

Successful Uphill Gravel Pack of Openhole Fishhook Well

Openhole Gravel Packing of Fishhook Wells with Zonal Isolation-Uphill Heel to Toe Packing
The mode of gravel transportation in openhole packing is determined by the deviation angle of the interval.
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OptiPac Alternate Path System Overcomes Gravel Pack Challenge in Ultradeep Water

Perdido: World's Deepest Offshore Drilling and Production Platform
The narrow pressure window in the open hole increased the risks associated with conventional gravel-pack treatments. Read industry article