"See SPE paper #144093 for a recently presented case history of LPG fracs. Production response was superb, but method requires extremely high treating pressures (15,000 psig at 6,000'). I think it's because LPG has a low…"
"Do you know if anyone is trying to figure out how to use produced salt water for frac jobs? I know the salt water reduces (or destroys) the effectiveness of the frac chemicals, but in my layman's brain it seems like a matter of chemistry…"
"The part about the swelling of the clay sounds interesting. I have read on GHS first about the Canadian company GasFrac Energy Services and then I read an investment blog that rated them as a buy. According to what I have read they…"
"It might produces a fracture that has less problems with clay swelling and embedment, however if you can find some one in the South to pump because of the danger associated with it. None of the Big Services companies will do this."
"TMS Guy, welcome to GHS. Since we don't have a lot of frac experts on this site, I would like to ask you about GasFrac and their use of propane to frac wells. Do you think that this may work out and may be a good investment?"
"Hello! I hope the site is a place for you to learn, network and contribute. My name is Keith and I started the site in June of 2008 to open up lines of communication between landowners. Since then, we have grown to over 13,000 members.Because our…"
"I don't think we know how well the TMS will take a frac yet. If Encana and Devon can't figure it out then I don't think it can be done. We can all check back in about 6 months. Until then, it is all speculation.…"
Hello! I hope the site is a place for you to learn, network and contribute. My name is Keith and I started the site in June of 2008 to open up lines of communication between landowners. Since then, we have grown to over 13,000 members.
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As exciting as this is, we know that we have a responsibility to do this thing correctly. After all, we want the farm to remain a place where the family can gather for another 80 years and beyond. This site was born out of these desires. Before we started this site, googling "shale' brought up little information. Certainly nothing that was useful as we negotiated a lease. Read More