Fairmount proppant technology field trials demonstrate 39% increase in oil production
Published: Monday, 09 November 2015
With oil and gas prices failing to show signs of meaningful recovery, proppant companies such as Fairmount Santrol are continuing to develop new technologies and demonstrate that their products can help to lower costs and improve efficiencies in oil and gas production.
US-based Fairmount Santrol has
carried out field trials which indicated a 39% increase in oil
production using the company’s Propel SSP proppant
Trials were carried out by Enerplus Corp. in the Three Forks
and Middle Bakken formations of the Williston basin in North
Dakota, where six wells...