05131472 is referenced by 59 patents and cites 11 patents.

A method if disclosed for decreasing the flow resistance of a subterranean formation surrounding a well. A high fluid pressure is suddenly applied to the formation and fluid is pumped into the high pressure fractures. The fluid may contain proppant particles.

Title
Overbalance perforating and stimulation method for wells
Application Number
7/699987
Publication Number
5131472
Application Date
May 13, 1991
Publication Date
July 21, 1992
Inventor
Terence B Jupp
Midland
TX, US
Patrick J Handren
Midland
TX, US
John M Dees
Richardson
TX, US
Agent
Pravel Gambrell Hewitt Kimball & Krieger
Assignee
Oryx Energy Company
TX, US
IPC
E21B 43/267
E21B 43/116
E21B 43/26
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