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The addition of fibrous materials in intimate mixture with particulates for fracturing and gravel packing decreases or eliminates the flowback of proppant and/or formation fines while stabilizing the sand pack and lowering the demand for high polymer loadings in the placement fluids. Preferred fibers include glass, aramide, nylon and other natural and synthetic organic and inorganic fibers and metal filaments.

Title
Control of particulate flowback in subterranean wells
Application Number
8/42978
Publication Number
5330005
Application Date
April 5, 1993
Publication Date
July 19, 1994
Inventor
Jean Pierre Feraud
Tulsa
OK, US
Paul R Howard
Tulsa
OK, US
Roger J Card
Tulsa
OK, US
Agent
Stephen A Littlefield
Assignee
Dowell Schlumberger Incorporated
TX, US
IPC
E21B 43/267
E21B 33/138
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