Full Name

2007 Unconventional Resources

Novel Fluids for Gas Productivity Enhancement in Tight Formations

Subcontractor: The University of Tulsa

Principal Investigator: Jagan Mahadevan
Project Number Project Status
07122-36 Completed
RPSEA Project Manager: Kent Perry
Williams Exploration & Production
Period of Performance
Start Date End Date
September 2, 2008 December 31, 2011
Total Project Cost RPSEA Share Cost Share
374,505.00 185,816.00 188,689.00
Project Objectives

The project objective was to understand the impact of fracturing fluid gets after injection into tight gas sands via a fracture treatment. Blockage mechanisms and other factors impacting production will be investigated.


File Name File Type Date
Novel Fluids Productivity Project Mgmt. Plan 10/08
Tech. Status Assessment 10/08
Final Report 12/11