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Title: Coiled tubing operations and services

Coiled tubing offers many advantages over conventional jointed tubing used for drilling in oil fields, including time savings, pumping flexibility, fluid placement, reduced formation damage and safety. The article gives an overview of coiled tubing history and development. Operating concepts are explained, along with descriptions of the major equipment and components associated with coiled tubing use in the oil field today.
Authors:
 [1]
  1. (Conoco Inc., Houston, TX (US))
Publication Date:
OSTI Identifier:
5605025
Resource Type:
Journal Article
Resource Relation:
Journal Name: World Oil; (United States); Journal Volume: 212:11
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
02 PETROLEUM; DRILLING; PIPES; OIL FIELDS; EQUIPMENT; GEOLOGIC DEPOSITS; MINERAL RESOURCES; PETROLEUM DEPOSITS; RESOURCES 020300* -- Petroleum-- Drilling & Production