MODELING OF SAND AND CRUDE OIL FLOW IN HORIZONTAL PIPES DURING CRUDE OIL TRANSPORTATION
Some oil and gas reservoirs are often weakly consolidated making them liable to sand intrusion. During upstream petroleum production operations, crude oil and sand eroded from formation zones are often transported as a mixture through horizontal pipes up to the well heads and between well heads and flow stations. The sand transported through the pipes pose serious problems ranging from...
Published at HINDAWII JOURNAL OF ENGINEERING
Published in 2015
Sanni*, E. S., Olawale, A. S., Adefila, S. S.