[12] Patent
[11] Patent No.:GC0007658  
[45] Date of Publishing the Grant of the Patent: 30/Apr /2018                48/2018  
Number of the Decision to Grant the Patent:2018/126560
Date of the Decision to Grant the Patent:29/Apr/2018

[21] Application No.:GC 2014-26243

[22] Filing Date:15/1/2014

[30] Priority:

[33] State [32] Priority date [31] Priority No.
US
29/1/2013
13/753,121

[72] Inventors:1- JAMISON, Dale E.،2- LANDIS, Charles،3- DEVILLE, Jay،4- MCDANIEL, Cato

[73] Owner: Halliburton Energy Services,Inc., 10200 Bellaire Boulevard, Houston, 77072, Texas , USA

[74] Agent: Saba & Co. T.M.P

  

 

  

[51]IPC:
Int. Cl.: C09K 8/03; E21B 43/22 (2006.01)

[56] Cited Documents:

-US 20080196628 A1 (SANTRA, ASHOK et al.) 21 August 2008  
Examiner: Faisal Abdulla Aljardan

[54] WELLBORE FLUIDS COMPRISING MINERAL PARTICLES AND METHODS RELATING THERETO
[57] Abstract: Mineral particles may provide for wellbore fluids with tailorable properties and capabilities, and methods relating thereto. Mineral particles may be utilized in methods that include introducing a wellbore fluid having a density of about 7 ppg to about 50 ppg into a wellbore penetrating a subterranean formation, the wellbore fluid comprising a base fluid and a plurality of mineral particles, and the wellbore fluid having a first viscosity; contacting at least some of the mineral particles with a linking agent so as to link the at least some of the mineral particles, thereby increasing the first viscosity to a second viscosity.
No. of claims: 13     No. of figures: 2


 

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