JKX Begins Acid Treatment Program on Russian Wells

Eastern Europe-focused JKX Oil & Gas announced Thursday that work has begun on the hydrochloric acid treatment of three wells on its Koshebkhablskoye field in the Republic of Adygea, Russia.

JKX said the objective of the acid treatment program is to enhance well productivity by improving conditions in the near wellbore and the removal of residual drilling solids in the open-hole sections.

The first well in the program, well-25, had a side track completed on it in January and flowed during clean-up at a rate of 13 million cubic feet per day. Improved stable production rates should result from the current acid treatment, said JKX.

JKX Chief Executive Dr. Paul Davies commented in a statement:

"We are pleased to have the hydrochloric acidization program underway and look forward to having all three wells in production by mid-March."
 

 



Have a news tip? Share it with Rigzone!
Email news@rigzone.com

WHAT DO YOU THINK?

Click on the button below to add a comment.
Post a Comment
Generated by readers, the comments included herein do not reflect the views and opinions of Rigzone. All comments are subject to editorial review. Off-topic, inappropriate or insulting comments will be removed.

Related Companies
Events  SUBSCRIBE TO OUR NEWSLETTER

Our Privacy Pledge
SUBSCRIBE

More from this Author
Rigzone Staff
e-mail us at news@rigzone.com
 -  Statoil Receives Consent to Drill Well... (Apr 21)
 -  OGA Urging Industry to Increase Pace o... (Apr 21)
 -  KBR, PT Singgar to Provide Staff for E... (Apr 20)
 -  Contest Launched Among Street Art Pain... (Apr 20)
 -  Wind Powered Oil Recovery Project Comp... (Apr 19)


Most Popular Articles

From the Career Center
Jobs that may interest you
Engineering Technician I
Expertise: Document Control|Drilling Engineering|Modeling
Location: Houston, TX
 
Completion Engineer II
Expertise: Petroleum Engineering|Workover or Completion
Location: Houston
 
Reservoir Simulation Engineer II
Expertise: Reservoir Engineering
Location: Houston
 
search for more jobs

Brent Crude Oil : $52.99/BBL 0.11%
Light Crude Oil : $50.27/BBL 0.33%
Natural Gas : $3.16/MMBtu 0.94%
Updated in last 24 hours