American Association of Petroleum Geologists (AAPG)
Hot pipes set me free! Tar sands, heavy oil, paraffin — three killers of mature fields. Finally, a simple and effective solution — hot pipes! It’s a great concept, but does it work? Here’s a continuation of an interview with Dr. Richard Snow, Pyrophase, who answers questions about their technology that helps stimulate flow in wells with paraffin or low-gravity oil problems.
Technology in Geosciences Series
A Closer Look at a Paraffin / Heavy Oil Solution: Interview with Richard Snow