injection well


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injection well

n.
A deep well into which water or pressurized gas is pumped in order to push petroleum resources out of underground reservoirs toward production wells, so as to increase their yield.
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When the EPA delegated injection well authority to the Railroad Commission in 1982, the agencies agreed on criteria for aquifer exemptions.
Another concern is whether injection well operators could be pumping either too much water into the ground or pumping it at very high pressures.
6 quake hit 700 meters from an injection well in Ashtabula, Ohio.
Injection Well 55-15, u mile west of the existing production well field and 1300 feet north of existing injection Well 57-15, was drilled to a total depth of 7707 feet.
New Injection Well And Asr Wells Based On Future Projected Wastewater Disposal And Reuse Needs, The Consultant Will Provide Hydrogeologic Services To Wasd By Planning And Optimizing Use Of Current And Future Class I And Class V Injection And Asr Well Systems In The County.
The Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission has a plan for future earthquakes after 2 small quakes rattled an area in Weld County that officials later determined were caused by a nearby injection well.
If the City awards the construction of one (1) injection well, the Work to be performed under this Contract includes, but is not limited to: A filled in retention area on the northwest corner of the site and an excavated retention area near the center of the WTP; One (1) Class I injection well (IW1), tubing and packer design with a final casing string of 26-inch outside diameter and total open-hole depth of 3,500 feet below ground level, that may be permitted to accept an injection rate of approximately 12.
Totally more than 60 percent of the current injection well stock of the Company has been equipped with very leaktight packers.
The company converted one existing well into a water injection well, increasing the total number of injection wells to five.
The well will also serve as a terminus for a 1100m injection well planned to be drilled as part of the VRS development plan as previously announced and described (October 14, 2005, September 21, 2005).
Dril-Quip will provide a drilling TTR system and multiple TTR systems for the production, gas injection and water injection wells.
In 2017, the plan for the commissioning of new injection wells for the Company was fulfilled by 105.