US Patent Application No: 2008/0139,415

Number of patents in Portfolio can not be more than 2000

Acid-generating fluid loss control additives and associated methods

Stats

ATTORNEY / AGENT: (SPONSORED)

Importance

Loading Importance Indicators... loading....

Abstract

See full text

Many methods are provided herein including a method of providing fluid loss control comprising: providing a treatment fluid; adding to the treatment fluid an acid-generating fluid loss control additive comprising an acid-generating component wherein the acid-generating fluid loss control additive forms droplets in the treatment fluid; and placing the treatment fluid into a subterranean formation. Other methods are provided as well.

Loading the Abstract Image... loading....

First Claim

See full text

Family

Loading Family data... loading....

Patent Owner(s)

Patent OwnerAddressTotal Patents
HALLIBURTON ENERGY SERVICES, INC.HOUSTON, TX4427

International Classification(s)

  • [Classification Symbol]
  • [Patents Count]

Inventor(s)

Inventor Name Address # of filed Patents Total Citations
McMechan, David E Duncan, OK 49 718
Todd, Bradley L Duncan, OK 139 4988

Cited Art Landscape

Patent Info (Count) # Cites Year
 
Other [Check patent profile for assignment information] (2)
* 6,710,019 Wellbore fluid 139 2001
* 2003/0060,374 Method and materials for hydraulic fracturing of wells 29 2002
 
CLEANSORB LIMITED (1)
* 6,702,023 Method for treatment of underground reservoirs 76 2002
 
TECHNISAND, INC. (1)
* 2004/0014,607 Downhole chemical delivery system for oil and gas wells 13 2002
 
ATRIX LABORATORIES, INC. (1)
* 5,487,897 Biodegradable implant precursor 170 1993
 
Exxon Production Research Company (1)
* 4,716,964 Use of degradable ball sealers to seal casing perforations in well treatment fluid diversion 199 1986
 
BIOMEASURE, INCORPORATED (1)
* 4,894,231 Therapeutic agent delivery system 84 1987
 
Mobil Oil Corporation (2)
* 4,502,540 Tertiary oil recovery 46 1983
* 5,492,177 Method for consolidating a subterranean formation 60 1994
 
HALLIBURTON ENERGY SERVICES, INC. (44)
* 5,723,416 Well servicing fluid for trenchless directional drilling 42 1997
* 6,024,170 Methods of treating subterranean formation using borate cross-linking compositions 145 1998
* 6,357,527 Encapsulated breakers and method for use in treating subterranean formations 151 2000
* 6,202,751 Methods and compositions for forming permeable cement sand screens in well bores 147 2000
* 2002/0036,088 Well drilling and servicing fluids and methods of removing filter cake deposited thereby 9 2001
* 6,691,780 Tracking of particulate flowback in subterranean wells 59 2002
* 6,527,051 Encapsulated chemicals for use in controlled time release applications and methods 210 2002
* 6,981,552 Well treatment fluid and methods with oxidized polysaccharide-based polymers 77 2003
* 6,987,083 Xanthan gels in brines and methods of using such xanthan gels in subterranean formations 62 2003
* 6,681,856 Methods of cementing in subterranean zones penetrated by well bores using biodegradable dispersants 141 2003
* 2005/0006,095 Reduced-density proppants and methods of using reduced-density proppants to enhance their transport in well bores and fractures 10 2003
* 2005/0028,976 Compositions and methods for controlling the release of chemicals placed on particulates 106 2003
* 2005/0034,865 Compositions and methods for degrading filter cake 10 2003
* 6,997,259 Methods for forming a permeable and stable mass in a subterranean formation 64 2003
* 2005/0051,330 Methods for forming a permeable and stable mass in a subterranean formation 6 2003
* 2005/0056,423 Methods of removing filter cake from well producing zones 1 2003
* 2005/0059,557 Subterranean treatment fluids and methods of treating subterranean formations 52 2003
* 7,007,752 Well treatment fluid and methods with oxidized polysaccharide-based polymers 82 2003
* 7,195,068 Filter cake degradation compositions and methods of use in subterranean operations 52 2003
* 2005/0034,861 On-the fly coating of acid-releasing degradable material onto a particulate 65 2003
* 2005/0034,868 Orthoester compositions and methods of use in subterranean applications 8 2004
* 7,156,174 Contained micro-particles for use in well bore operations 84 2004
* 7,168,489 Orthoester compositions and methods for reducing the viscosified treatment fluids 41 2004
* 2005/0045,328 Orthoester compositions and methods for reducing the viscosified treatment fluids 7 2004
* 7,172,022 Cement compositions containing degradable materials and methods of cementing in subterranean formations 71 2004
* 2005/0059,556 Treatment fluids and methods of use in subterranean formations 50 2004
* 7,475,728 Treatment fluids and methods of use in subterranean formations 23 2004
* 7,165,617 Viscosified treatment fluids and associated methods of use 47 2004
* 2006/0032,633 Methods and compositions for carrier fluids comprising water-absorbent fibers 71 2004
* 7,322,412 Casing shoes and methods of reverse-circulation cementing of casing 124 2004
* 2006/0046,938 Methods and compositions for delinking crosslinked fluids 45 2004
* 2006/0048,938 Carbon foam particulates and methods of using carbon foam particulates in subterranean applications 2 2004
* 2005/0059,558 Methods for improving proppant pack permeability and fracture conductivity in a subterranean well 18 2004
* 7,178,596 Methods for improving proppant pack permeability and fracture conductivity in a subterranean well 93 2004
* 2006/0065,397 Methods and compositions for inducing tip screenouts in frac-packing operations 12 2004
* 2007/0042,912 Delayed tackifying compositions and associated methods involving controlling particulate migration 41 2005
* 7,484,564 Delayed tackifying compositions and associated methods involving controlling particulate migration 26 2005
* 2007/0049,501 Fluid-loss control pills comprising breakers that comprise orthoesters and/or poly(orthoesters) and methods of use 25 2005
* 2007/0066,493 Orthoester-based surfactants and associated methods 19 2005
* 2007/0066,492 Orthoester-based surfactants and associated methods 21 2005
* 2008/0026,959 Degradable particulates and associated methods 20 2006
* 2008/0026,960 Degradable particulates and associated methods 20 2006
* 2008/0027,157 Degradable particulates and associated methods 20 2007
* 2008/0026,955 Degradable particulates and associated methods 20 2007
 
HALLIBURTON COMPANY (8)
* 4,982,793 Crosslinkable cellulose derivatives 49 1989
* 5,295,542 Well gravel packing methods 126 1992
* 5,386,874 Perphosphate viscosity breakers in well fracture fluids 137 1993
* 5,396,957 Well completions with expandable casing portions 279 1994
* 5,499,678 Coplanar angular jetting head for well perforating 196 1994
* 5,501,276 Drilling fluid and filter cake removal methods and compositions 63 1994
* 5,591,700 Fracturing fluid with encapsulated breaker 155 1994
* 5,604,186 Encapsulated enzyme breaker and method for use in treating subterranean formations 160 1995
 
CARGILL, INCORPORATED (2)
* 5,484,881 Melt-stable amorphous lactide polymer film and process for manufacturing thereof 189 1993
* 5,594,095 Viscosity-modified lactide polymer composition and process for manufacture thereof 165 1994
 
SCHLUMBERGER TECHNOLOGY CORPORATION (4)
* 6,172,011 Control of particulate flowback in subterranean wells 188 1996
* 2003/0054,962 Methods for stimulating hydrocarbon production 21 2002
* 6,837,309 Methods and fluid compositions designed to cause tip screenouts 108 2002
* 2004/0014,606 Method For Completing Injection Wells 7 2003
 
CONOCO INC. (1)
* 4,986,355 Process for the preparation of fluid loss additive and gel breaker 193 1989
 
TETRA TECHNOLOGIES, INC. (1)
* 2004/0040,706 Filter cake removal fluid and method 7 2002
 
E. I. DU PONT DE NEMOURS AND COMPANY (2)
* 4,986,353 Placement process for oil field chemicals 160 1988
* 4,986,354 Composition and placement process for oil field chemicals 184 1988
 
TXI OPERATIONS, LP (1)
* 4,498,995 Lost circulation drilling fluid 157 1983
 
The Procter & Gamble Company (1)
* 6,686,328 Detergent tablet 124 2001
 
Halliburton Services (1)
* 4,809,783 Method of dissolving organic filter cake 156 1988
 
N.V. ORGANON (1)
* 5,496,557 Article for the controlled delivery of an active substance, comprising a hollow space fully enclosed by a wall and filled in full or in part with one or more active substances 43 1993
 
AMOCO CORPORATION (1)
* 4,506,734 Fracturing fluid breaker system which is activated by fracture closure 177 1983
 
M-I L.L.C. (1)
* 2004/0055,747 Acid coated sand for gravel pack and filter cake clean-up 10 2002
 
Sunburst Chemicals, Inc. (1)
* 6,028,113 Solid sanitizers and cleaner disinfectants 130 1995
 
BAKER HUGHES INCORPORATED (1)
* 5,602,083 Use of sized salts as bridging agent for oil based fluids 41 1995
 
SHELL OIL COMPANY (1)
* 4,797,262 Downflow fluidized catalytic cracking system 136 1987
 
TUCC TECHNOLOGY, LLC (1)
* 5,607,905 Well drilling and servicing fluids which deposit an easily removable filter cake 94 1994
 
MARATHON OIL COMPANY (2)
* 5,082,056 In situ reversible crosslinked polymer gel used in hydrocarbon recovery applications 148 1990
* 6,189,615 Application of a stabilized polymer gel to an alkaline treatment region for improved hydrocarbon recovery 145 1998
 
BJ SERVICES COMPANY (6)
* 5,497,830 Coated breaker for crosslinked acid 139 1995
* 5,613,558 Method for controlling the set time of cement 64 1995
* 6,169,058 Compositions and methods for hydraulic fracturing 274 1997
* 6,509,301 Well treatment fluids and methods for the use thereof 106 2000
* 6,508,305 Compositions and methods for cementing using elastic particles 319 2000
* 6,983,801 Well treatment fluid compositions and methods for their use 65 2004
* Cited By Examiner

Patent Citation Ranking

Forward Cite Landscape

Patent Info (Count) # Cites Year
 
HALLIBURTON ENERGY SERVICES, INC. (27)
7,829,507 Subterranean treatment fluids comprising a degradable bridging agent and methods of treating subterranean formations 5 2003
7,648,946 Methods of degrading filter cakes in subterranean formations 6 2004
8,030,249 Methods and compositions relating to the hydrolysis of water-hydrolysable materials 1 2005
7,662,753 Degradable surfactants and methods for use 2 2005
7,608,567 Degradable surfactants and methods for use 14 2005
* 2006/0258,543 Degradable surfactants and methods for use cross-reference to related applications 29 2005
7,640,985 Methods of directional drilling and forming kickoff plugs using self-degrading cement in subterranean well bores 2 2005
7,637,319 Kickoff plugs comprising a self-degrading cement in subterranean well bores 2 2005
7,595,280 Delayed tackifying compositions and associated methods involving controlling particulate migration 13 2005
7,677,315 Degradable surfactants and methods for use 2 2005
7,608,566 Degradable particulates as friction reducers for the flow of solid particulates and associated methods of use 13 2006
7,598,208 Filter cake degradation compositions and methods of use in subterranean operations 13 2006
7,674,753 Treatment fluids and methods of forming degradable filter cakes comprising aliphatic polyester and their use in subterranean formations 1 2006
8,329,621 Degradable particulates and associated methods 0 2007
7,727,937 Acidic treatment fluids comprising xanthan and associated methods 8 2007
* 2007/0281,868 Acidic treatment fluids comprising xanthan and associated methods 44 2007
8,598,092 Methods of preparing degradable materials and methods of use in subterranean formations 1 2007
* 2008/0070,810 Methods of preparing degradable materials and methods of use in subterranean formations 27 2007
7,998,910 Treatment fluids comprising relative permeability modifiers and methods of use 2 2009
7,833,944 Methods and compositions using crosslinked aliphatic polyesters in well bore applications 28 2009
7,795,186 Fluid-loss control pills comprising breakers that comprise orthoesters and/or poly(orthoesters) and methods of use 0 2009
8,082,992 Methods of fluid-controlled geometry stimulation 1 2009
8,030,251 Methods and compositions relating to the hydrolysis of water-hydrolysable materials 0 2010
9,023,770 Increasing fracture complexity in ultra-low permeable subterranean formation using degradable particulate 0 2011
8,853,137 Increasing fracture complexity in ultra-low permeable subterranean formation using degradable particulate 0 2011
8,697,612 Increasing fracture complexity in ultra-low permeable subterranean formation using degradable particulate 0 2011
* 2011/0120,712 INCREASING FRACTURE COMPLEXITY IN ULTRA-LOW PERMEABLE SUBTERRANEAN FORMATION USING DEGRADABLE PARTICULATE 3 2011
 
SCHLUMBERGER TECHNOLOGY CORPORATION (1)
* 2009/0221,453 Treatment Fluid With Oxidizer Breaker System and Method 1 2009
* Cited By Examiner