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Title: Huntington Beach activity surges ahead

Enhanced recovery pilot projects in the Huntington Beach oil field in S. California are described. The projects include steam drive of the AA zone from an offshore platform; steam drive of 3 separate onshore areas of the TM zone; and huff and puff carbon dioxide in the A-37 zone. An alkaline pilot flood also was initiated in the lower main zone in 1978. The described are discussed, citing advantages of the methods selected in each instance.
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Publication Date:
OSTI Identifier:
7078647
Resource Type:
Journal Article
Resource Relation:
Journal Name: Pet. Eng.; (United States); Journal Volume: 53:2
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
02 PETROLEUM; CALIFORNIA; OIL WELLS; CARBON DIOXIDE INJECTION; CAUSTIC FLOODING; STEAM INJECTION; ENHANCED RECOVERY; FORECASTING; OFFSHORE SITES; OIL FIELDS; ONSHORE SITES; PRODUCTION; TECHNOLOGY ASSESSMENT; FEDERAL REGION IX; FLUID INJECTION; GEOLOGIC DEPOSITS; MINERAL RESOURCES; MISCIBLE-PHASE DISPLACEMENT; NORTH AMERICA; PETROLEUM DEPOSITS; RECOVERY; RESOURCES; THERMAL RECOVERY; USA; WATERFLOODING; WELLS 020300* -- Petroleum-- Drilling & Production