The Non-Aqueous Drilling Fluids Handbook
  • Author : Fred Growcock
  • Release Date : 01 June 2020
  • Publisher : Gulf Professional Publishing
  • Genre : Science
  • Pages : 480
  • ISBN 13 : 0128201983

Download or read book entitled The Non-Aqueous Drilling Fluids Handbook written by Fred Growcock and published by Gulf Professional Publishing online. This book was released on 01 June 2020 with total pages 480. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: The Non-Aqueous Drilling Fluids Handbook: Understanding and Managing Oil-Based Muds is the first to deliver critical information on NADFs, covering their design, management and optimization. Discussing the history of NADFs, their properties, and benefits to various types of complex operations aids petroleum engineers in knowing when and how to use this valuable product. Advantages and disadvantages are examined, along with environmental considerations, including safety and human health hazards. Written by a well-respected author and supporting cast of contributors, this book equips today's petroleum engineer with a systematic and practical collection of protocols and solutions to more complicated drilling operations. Provides the first reference to focus solely on non-aqueous drilling fluids Packed with properties and operational functions, such as wellbore hydraulics, downhole losses and formation stability Includes a glossary, engineering data and detailed testing methods specific to NADFs