Add to favorite
 
123
Subscribe to our Newsletters Subscribe to our Newsletters Get Daily Updates RSS


Earthquake Equipment Invented to Increase Oil Recovery by 20 Percent
August 30, 2018 09:44


The breakthrough equipment creates earthquakes at the payzone level in the oil well.
Scientists of the Mining Institute, the Siberian Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences (
Novosibirsk) have developed new equipment that is unique in terms of capacity and mode of action and that makes it possible to increase the efficiency of oil recovery by 15 to 20 percent.
The concept of the invention was prompted by the observation of earthquakes, the head of the department "Scientific and Engineering Center for Mining Machines and Geotechnologies" of the Institute, Andrei Savchenko, reported to journalists at the press center in Novosibirsk.
Trans Siberian Train Tickets
The invention will be presented at the venture fair in the framework of the 6th Technological Development Forum "TechnoProm", which is being held in
Novosibirsk
from August 27 to 30. TASS is the general information partner of the TechnoProm Forum.
Book Classic Trans Siberian Tour 
“There was observed a significant increase in oil recovery after earthquakes or mass explosions. It is a very short-term process, so the goal was to make this impact long lasting or permanent.  As a result we got a 15-20 percent increase in oil recovery over the extraction site”, - Mr. Savchenko said.

He said that earlier large machines were used in order to replicate the effect of earthquakes by affecting the ground surface. This was a very expensive technology, so Siberian scientists decided to go further - they invented devices that descend into the oil well and create earthquakes at the payzone level.

"Each oil well is filled with liquid of about 1 km deep. The principle of operation is that we lift this pillar of liquid and through it into the bottom, which results in a colossal energy of over 30 kilojoules – with such impulses we operated in the well,” – Mr. Savchenko explained to media.

One device affects the wells in the radius of up to 1.5 km. There was an effect when some of them yielded an increase of up to 6 tons of oil extraction per day. Mr. Savchenko specified that similar equipment is produced by other companies as well, but the analogs give significantly less energy and do not make pumping oil from the well with equipment possible.
Tests have already been carried out in the oil fields of Bashneft and Belkamneft, now they are conducted by Tatoilgas, a subsidiary of Tatneft.

Classic Trans Siberian tour

 

 

 


Sources: http://tass.ru 


Author: Vera Ivanova

Tags: Siberia Oil Extraction Russian oil and gas industry   

Next Previous

You might also find interesting:

"Live Bandages" Invented in Russia Fullerenes Enter Our Life Nitrogen Oxide as Metastases' Satellite Early Diagnostics of Schizophrenia Is Now Possible Will Earth Bacteria Infect Mars?









Comment on our site


RSS   twitter   facebook   submit

Bookmark and Share

search on the map
TAGS:
Winzavod  Eurovision  New Year  Festivals in Moscow  Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia  Tatar Traditions  Naryan-Mar   the Crimea  Tikhaya Bay  Events in Sochi  Russian businessmen  Russian Railways  Musicals in Moscow  Mikhail Matyushin  Vladimir Pozner  Sverdlovsk region  Russian business  Rosneft  St. Petersburg  Moscow  travel to Russia  Russian sportswomen  Art Fairs  Emelyan Pugachev  Navalny  Pyotr Utkin  Dynamo football club   Russian legislation  Festivals  Russian souvenirs  Telescopes  Amur Region  Alexander Vampilov Modern Drama Festival   Russian churches  Hotels in Russia  Russian tourism  E-Book Reader Museum  Sergey Konenkov  EU sanctions  RuTracker  Exhibitions in Moscow  coronavirus  Russian security forces  buy Russian designers  Gangnam style  Jesus Christ  Russian regions  the Museum of the World Ocean  Russian Cinema  Russian fashion designers 


Travel Blogs
Top Traveling Sites