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In the mud rotary applications, numerous rounds of mud dispersant chemicals were added to the wells and developed out early in the development program to dislodge and remove the drilling mud. In all cases, the process worked well and produced wells of acceptable quality and efficiency. For the flooded reverse circulation drilled wells, numerous applications of mud dispersants and acids were attempted in the wells to remove invaded material and restore performance. Chemical treatments were repeated during development on low performing wells.
The individual ASR well geophysical logs enabled selection of screen locations and aided in slot sizing. The geophysical log suite included Caliper, Spontaneous Potential, Natural Gamma, Natural Gamma Ray Spectroscopy, Density, Induction, Magnetic Resonance, and Elemental Capture Spectroscopy. The gamma, density and induction logs aided in identifying coarse grained sections of the aquifer, aquifer porosity, and determined the degree and depth of fine grained material in each stratigraphic layer.
The delivery, treatment, and pumping equipment were sized for the maximum 227,100 m3/d (60 MOD) operation. A treatment plant was built to ensure water developed from the wells meets the normal water quality of the distribution system. 2 Well Installation Most wells were drilled with flooded reverse circulation rotary methods. Eight out of twenty of these wells resulted in low efficiency due to poor fluid control programs during drilling. The remainder of the reverse drilled wells were drilled with a bentonite-polymer drilling fluid resulting in very high efficiency wells.