geo 103 fracking

geo 103 fracking - effective Once boring is done throughout...

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These rigs are operational 24 hrs 7 days a week for 21 to 28 days Drilling shafts are isolated with tubing and cement casing to protect ground water Air compressors remove rock bits and waste is taken and disposed by state regulation Once the boreing reaches the shale they install a drill that drills horizontally into the shale bed Horizontal drilling helps minimize surface disturbance and makes a singular station much more
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Unformatted text preview: effective Once boring is done throughout the whole boreing we will see seven protective layers to prevent pollution After boreing is complete they send down perforating guns to make perforations in the boreing Fluid and propent mixed for the pumping to creating fracturing in the perforations Propents fills the fractures to keep the cracks open Then propane is harvested...
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This note was uploaded on 02/22/2012 for the course GEO 103 taught by Professor Staff during the Fall '08 term at Syracuse.

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