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Harnsberger Bobby G: Permeable cementing method. Texaco, Whaley Thomas H, Ries C G, January 21, 1975: US3861467 (30 worldwide citation)

The invention relates to an improved method of and composition for the treatment of an incompetent formation penetrated by a wellbore to prevent the movement of sand particles from the formation to the wellbore during recovery of the formation fluids by forming a treating composition of sand, cement ...


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Teague Loy P: Apparatus for avoiding water pollution at an offshore drilling site. Texaco, Whaley T H, Ries C G, January 14, 1975: US3860019 (30 worldwide citation)

Apparatus for treating well drilling cuttings that normally accrue from the boring of a subterranean oil or gas well which process includes circulating a drilling mud. The cuttings are introduced to a preliminary separator for removing a major part of the drilling mud. Thereafter, while yet containi ...


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Smith Jr Harry Davis: Methods for thermal well logging. Texaco, Whaley T H, Ries C G, Beard William J, July 1, 1975: US3892128 (28 worldwide citation)

A method for thermal well logging of earth formations in cased or open boreholes to produce logs of temperature, specific heat and formation thermal conductivity is disclosed. A well logging tool employing a constant output heat source and three temperature sensors is utilized. A first temperature s ...


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Smith Jr Harry D: Methods for thermal well logging. Texaco, Whaley T H, Ries C G, April 30, 1974: US3807227 (27 worldwide citation)

A method for thermal well logging of earth formations in cased or open boreholes to produce logs of temperature, specific heat and formation thermal conductivity is disclosed. A well logging tool employing a constant output heat source and three temperature sensors is utilized. A first temperature s ...


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McGahey Dean C, Vest Eugene W, Mayer Edward A: Automatic fuel dispensing nozzle. Texaco, Whaley T H, Ries C G, Burns Robert B, November 25, 1975: US3921682 (26 worldwide citation)

An automatically operating fuel dispensing nozzle adapted to function within a sealed fuel system. In particular a signal system incorporated within said nozzle which functions to permit a topping-off operation for filling a fuel tank, or for automatically discontinuing a filling operation in respon ...


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Meyer Herbert J: Electronic delay blaster. Texaco, Whaley T H, Ries C G, December 3, 1974: US3851589 (25 worldwide citation)

Solid-state electronic system for use in timing precisely the detonation of a plurality of explosive charges in order to shape a seismic energy pulse produced thereby. It has a firing circuit for each of the blasting caps that are associated with the explosive charges. And, there are time-delay sele ...


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Meador Richard A, Arnold Richard H, Paap Hans J: Dual radio frequency measurement of dielectric constant and resistivity of borehole media. Texaco, Whaley T H, Ries C G, Beard William J, June 24, 1975: US3891916 (23 worldwide citation)

An illustrative embodiment of the invention discloses methods and apparatus for measuring the resistivity and dielectric constant of earth formations in the vicinity of a well borehole. Radio frequency electromagnetic fields are generated in the borehole at a pair of frequencies of approximately 16 ...


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Kablaoui Mahmound S, Godfrey Arthur W, Reid Robert E: Transmission fluid compositions and method. Texaco, Whaley Thomas H, Ries C G, December 3, 1974: US3852205 (23 worldwide citation)

A lubricating oil composition and concentrates thereof comprising a major proportion of mineral lubricating oil and a friction modifying amount of a member selected from the group consisting of S-carboxyalkylene hydrocarbylsuccinimide, S-carboxyalkylene hydrocarbyl succinamic acid and mixtures there ...


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Rundell Herbert A: Method and apparatus for developing a surface well-drilling log. Texaco, Whaley T H, Ries C G, Dearborn Henry C, November 4, 1975: US3916684 (22 worldwide citation)

Method or system for developing a surface drilling log indicative of one or more parameters of the formation being drilled. Measurements include the bit revolutions, the depth of the bit in the hole, the weight on the bit, and a determination of tooth dullness of the bit. The results are correlated ...


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Child Edward T, Robin Allen M, Slater William L, Richter George N: Production of a clean methane-rich fuel gas from high-sulfur containing hydrocarbonaceous materials. Texaco, Whaley T H, Ries C G, Brent Albert, December 23, 1975: US3928000 (22 worldwide citation)

This is an improved process for converting low-cost high-sulfur containing hydrocarbonaceous materials into a clean methane-rich gas stream which may be burned as a fuel without contaminating the atmosphere. A high-sulfur hydrocarbonaceous fuel is gasified by partial oxidation to produce a process g ...