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Flowback and Monitoring

Managing reservoir drawdown efficiently

Maximize the unloading rate for cleanup and minimize the risk of formation damage using a model to predict drawdown pressures based on laboratory-observed rock behavior.

Analyzing flowback fluids

Understand how the chemistry of the fracturing fluid changes over the flowback period and with its contact with the simulated reservoir. Continuous monitoring of parameters like the total dissolved solids (TDS), pH, T, total hardness, and total alkalinity may provide insight about the rock-fluid interaction.

Integrating data for flowback analysis

Damage mechanisms such as rock failure and chemical scaling formation are recognized issues in shale reservoirs. Flowback analysis presents a unique opportunity for capturing the early onset and development of these damage mechanisms.

Vx Spectra Surface Multiphase Flowmeter

Accurately measure the full spectrum of multiphase flow rates while monitoring and evaluating production in real time with a compact flowmeter specifically designed for topside and land applications.

xWATER Water-Flexible Fracturing Systems

Reduce or eliminate freshwater use and its associated transportation and disposal costs, while decreasing environmental impact.

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Use Any Water Source for Hydraulic Fracturing

xWATER Integrated Water-Flexible Fracturing Fluid Delivery Service
xWATER integrated water-flexible fracturing fluid delivery service reduces or eliminates freshwater use and its associated transportation and disposal costs. Visit xWATER Service page

Industry’s Most Accurate Surface Multiphase Flowmeter

Vx Spectra Multiphase Flowmeter
Only the Vx Spectra surface multiphase flowmeter captures the full spectrum of gamma energy levels at high frequency from a single point in the venturi throat, ensuring the most accurate flow rate measurements in all flow conditions. Visit Vx Spectra Flowmeter page