hydraulic fracturing


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hydraulic fracturing

n.
The process of extracting oil or natural gas by injecting a mixture of water, sand or gravel, and certain chemicals under high pressure into well holes in dense rock to create fractures that the sand or gravel holds open, allowing the oil or gas to escape. Also called fracking.
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Oman is looking to replace imported frac sand - a special quality sand used in hydraulic fracturing process in the oil and gas fields - with locally available materials, and oil and gas companies are currently studying various options, a senior official of the Ministry of Oil and Gas said on Tuesday.
Muscat, Oct.13 (ONA) The Society of Petroleum Engineers will hold a three-day Hydraulic Fracturing Technology Conference and Exhibition for the first time in the Middle East.
In 2015, the ACS GCI in partnership with the hydraulic fracturing industry formed the ACS GCI Hydraulic Fracturing Roundtable (HFR) to identify opportunities for the oil and gas industry to use green chemistry and engineering in hydraulic fracturing.

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