04460045 is referenced by 15 patents and cites 7 patents.

A method for packing particulate material in the annulus surrounding a liner in a subsurface well having a substantial deviation from vertical. Foam carrier fluid is employed for placing the particulate material. The geometry of the apparatus at the location where the material is to be placed is described.

Title
Foam gravel packing in highly deviated wells
Application Number
6/395201
Publication Number
4460045
Application Date
July 6, 1982
Publication Date
July 17, 1984
Inventor
Ralph S Millhone
Brea
CA, US
Thomas D Elson
Chino
CA, US
Agent
Edward J Keeling
Lewis S Gruber
G W Wasson
Assignee
Chevron Research Company
CA, US
IPC
E21B 43/04
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