Effect of Matrix Acidizing on The Performance of Selected Niger Delta Reservoirs
International Journal of Oil, Gas and Coal Engineering
Volume 3, Issue 2, March 2015, Pages: 18-23
Received: Mar. 16, 2015; Accepted: Mar. 26, 2015; Published: Apr. 17, 2015
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Oguamah Ifeanyi, Department of Petroleum Engineering, Federal University of Technology, Owerri, Nigeria
Ogunkunle Temitope, Department of Petroleum Engineering, Madonna University, Anambra, Nigeria
Oseh Jeffrey, Dept. of Chemical and Petroleum Engineering, Afe Babalola University, Ado Ekiti, Nigeria
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Abstract
The performance of matrix acidized selected wells from the Tertiary sandstone reservoirs in the Niger/Delta was evaluated, Data obtained was used to evaluate flow efficiency and production performance before and after acidizing. The results showed that Matrix acidizing proven to be the best stimulation technique employed in recent years to remove near wellbore damages and invariably increase productivity. The analysis involves the post net oil and percentage increase in oil achieved after acidizing, well inflow performance quality indicator and decline rate analysis.
Keywords
Matrix Acidizing, Wellbore Damage, Well Stimulation
To cite this article
Oguamah Ifeanyi, Ogunkunle Temitope, Oseh Jeffrey, Effect of Matrix Acidizing on The Performance of Selected Niger Delta Reservoirs, International Journal of Oil, Gas and Coal Engineering. Vol. 3, No. 2, 2015, pp. 18-23. doi: 10.11648/j.ogce.20150302.11
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