(PDF) A Successful Alkali/Surfactant/Polymer Flooding

A Successful Alkali/Surfactant/Polymer Flooding Test on Silica Sand. Lei Ding 1,a, Guicai Zhang1,2,b and Jijiang Ge2,c. 1 College of Chemical Engineering, China University of Petroleum, Qingdao

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API Spec: Results: Sphericity: 0.7: 0.7: Passed: Roundness: 0.6: 0.6: Passed: Clusters: None Observed in Field Count: Acid Sol. Percent: 3%: 1.60%: Passed: Turbidity >250 NTU: 10 NTU: Passed: Bulk Density: 1.47 g/cm 3: Bulk Density: 91.7 lb/ft 3: Apparent Density: 2.64 g/cm 3: Stress Testing: 5000 PSI: 4.80%: 6000 PSI: 7.60%: 7000 PSI: 11.10%: K Value: 6K: Lab Tests for roundness and crush for 30/50 Mesh: Test: API

Effect of use of Silica Sand as Fine Material in Concrete

2015-6-25  Replacement of silica sand in concrete increases from 10% to 70%, the acid cured cube strength was decreases from 4.54% to 20% for mix 1. For mix -2 the acid cured cube strength was decreases from 6.03% to 16.66% Replacement of silica sand in concrete increases from 10% to 70%, the sulphte cured cube strength was decreases from

THE ORIGIN AND DISTRIBUTION OF SILICA MINERAL ON

2017-2-27  found as a white color. Silica sand source on Rupat Island came from sediment that carried by the sea-flow of Malacca Strait as the sediment transport agent, it was shown by the characteristic of the grain which is the round-shape and same size that were conducted by using microscopic photograph testing. Laboratory tests using the XRF (X-Ray Fluorescence)

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API/ISO Tests include: Sieve Analysis. A series of sieves are used to confirm sand size and provide further detail on size distribution, mean and median particle size, etc. To meet API standards, 90% of the sample should fall within the advertised mesh size. Sphericity & Roundness Assessment

Silica Flour an overview ScienceDirect Topics

Ground silica sand is produced in a similar manner, except that pulverizing is included. Ground silica can easily be distinguished under the microscope because it has irregular grains. Grinding considerably increases the surface area into the range from 1000 to 5000 cm 2 /g, with an average particle size in a range from 16 to 4 μm. High quality grades are produced by grinding sand in iron-free ball mills

Frac Sand Spec General Information — Frac Sand

2021-5-4  It is an indication of the amount of non-silica contaminants in the frac sand. The API frac sand specs recommend the maximum percent (%) by weight of the frac sand that can be soluble in acid: 2% or less for frac sand mesh sizes 6/12 through 30/50 and 3% or less for frac sand mesh sizes 40/70 through 70/140.

Frac Sand Testing Basics of Frac Sand Testing

This test is performed by viewing individual sand particles under a microscope and then comparing them to a Krumbein and Sloss chart. Each sand particle is rated on how well it conforms to the ideal frac sand shape of perfectly round and spherical. The sand must be pure to be used for frac sand.

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The Wanipigow Silica Sand deposit is extremely well-defined through an exhaustive exploration program. 93 core holes were drilled, logged, tested, and evaluated in 2018-2019 to define and quantify the Wanipigow resource. The deposit was discovered in 1977 and drilled by Manitoba government geologists in 1981 and 1989.

(PDF) Characterization of natural sand proppant used

2018-4-13  Moreover, laboratory displacement tests were conducted to estimate the water-injection performance of the quartz sand surface-modified by HMDS

THE ORIGIN AND DISTRIBUTION OF SILICA MINERAL ON

2017-2-27  Silica sand distributes only on the northern coastline of Rupat Island from Tanjung Mumbul until Pasir Putih area. Samples were collected and measured from five locations, which are Beting Aceh (BA) Tanjung Api (TAp), Teluk Rhu (TRh), Tanjung Punai (TPn) and Tanjung Lapin (TLp). From these locations, homogeneous characteristic of silica sand can be

(PDF) Silica sand identification using ALOS PALSAR full

Silica sand is one of the minerals which relatively abundant in Indonesia. One of the areas with abundant of silica sand distribution is the northern coastline of Rupat Island, Bengkalis district

Evaluation of Selected Wyoming Silica Sand Deposits as

2017-12-18  Petroleum Institute (API) fracturing (frac) sand properties because of the high percentage of use of silica sand for that purpose (fig1), although other uses were considered . . Properties of ideal frac sand deposits include high silica (>

A Successful Alkali/Surfactant/Polymer Flooding Test on

The setup for water flooding and ASP flooding on silica sand is exhibited in Figure 1. Figure 1 Schematic of Sandpack Flooding Apparatus . 2.4 Results and Discussion . 2.4.1 Formulation Design . The injection formulation should be clear, otherwise it may plug the formation. The solubility tests of surfactant mixtures indicate that mixture of

EURIPIDES, Load Tests on Large Driven Piles in Dense

1996-5-6  Estimates of axial capacity of open-ended pipe piles in sand are an area of great uncertainty. Various authors (e.g. Pelletier et al., 1993) have argued that the world-wide used API recommended practice (RP2A, 1982-1991) does not properly account for fundamental parameters (pile length, plug behaviour, horizontal stresses, driving history, etc.) and underestimates the capacity of driven piles

Frac Sand Spec General Information — Frac Sand

2021-5-4  It is an indication of the amount of non-silica contaminants in the frac sand. The API frac sand specs recommend the maximum percent (%) by weight of the frac sand that can be soluble in acid: 2% or less for frac sand mesh sizes 6/12 through 30/50 and 3% or less for frac sand mesh sizes 40/70 through 70/140. Turbidity

Potential for Economic Development of Silica Sand

Near Natchez, Mississippi, a partnership has been developed between a local sand and gravel business and a Canadian company to mine, process, and resin coat natural silica sand for the use as proppant. Natural sand proppant is imported from locations elsewhere in the U.S. and globally from China, Russia, South America, Canada, and other sites.

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2020-8-6  Wind velocity, static air pressure, and sand density for the test _'ere selected by NASA and McDonnell Douglas on the basis of the Mars engineering model parameters. 1 Silica send particles ranging from.b24to 105 microns were used for all tests. These particle sizes were within the range postulated to occur on the Martian surface.

Frac Sand Testing Basics of Frac Sand Testing

Popular frac sand sizes are 20/40, 30/50, and 40/70. The size of the sand can be determined by performing a sieve analysis. This Krumbein and Sloss chart is used during the sphericity and roundness test for frac sand. Next, the sand must be of specific shape. The ideal shape for frac sand is a perfect circle, with no sharp edges.

Overview of Proppants and Existing Standards and Practices

2013-2-26  Methods specified by ISO/API are perhaps the most controversial of the suite, but critically important. Geologic closure stre\൳ses can easily exceed 10kpsi. Current direction in the API/ISO methods is to ensure a loose pack, with “pluviator”, drop tubes對, etc.

Evaluation of Selected Wyoming Silica Sand Deposits as

2017-12-18  Petroleum Institute (API) fracturing (frac) sand properties because of the high percentage of use of silica sand for that purpose (fig1), although other uses were considered . . Properties of ideal frac sand deposits include high silica (>

(PDF) Silica sand identification using ALOS PALSAR full

Silica sand is one of the minerals which relatively abundant in Indonesia. One of the areas with abundant of silica sand distribution is the northern coastline of Rupat Island, Bengkalis district

Cone resistance profiles for laboratory tests in sand

2019-4-22  boxes, different cone diameters and different g-levels. Fontainebleau sand was used in all tests, which is a uniform silica sand, consisting of rounded particles with an av-erage mean particle size, 50, of 0.22 mm and average maximum and minimum dry D densities of 16.49 and 13.88 kN/m3, respectively (Bolton et al., 1999).

THE ORIGIN AND DISTRIBUTION OF SILICA MINERAL ON

2017-2-27  Silica sand distributes only on the northern coastline of Rupat Island from Tanjung Mumbul until Pasir Putih area. Samples were collected and measured from five locations, which are Beting Aceh (BA) Tanjung Api (TAp), Teluk Rhu (TRh), Tanjung Punai (TPn) and Tanjung Lapin (TLp). From these locations, homogeneous characteristic of silica sand can be

Experimental and Numerical Studies on Push-Up Load

Prior to the push-up load tests, element tests on the silica sand and DEM analyses were performed to characterise the silica sand and to determine suitable DEM analysis parameters. The experimental and DEM results clearly show that the push-up force increases significantly with the increase in the aspect ratio of the soil plug, H / D,and with

Potential for Economic Development of Silica Sand

Near Natchez, Mississippi, a partnership has been developed between a local sand and gravel business and a Canadian company to mine, process, and resin coat natural silica sand for the use as proppant. Natural sand proppant is imported from locations elsewhere in the U.S. and globally from China, Russia, South America, Canada, and other sites.

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2020-12-23  NORTHERN WHITE SAND HYDRAULIC FRACTURING SAND APPLICATIONS AND BENEFITS This is the highest-quality, natural frac sand available in the industry. The spherical, monocrystalline 99.8%+ pure-quartz sand has superior conductivity and crush strength compared to other types of frac sand. • Enhanced conductivity

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2020-8-6  commercial grade 99% silica foundry sand. The particle size distribution of this material is given in Table 1. The moisture content was less than 0.03%. The material selected to simulate lunar material for this study was an olivine basalt collected from Pisgah Crater, San Bernardino County, California. The large

Overview of Proppants and Existing Standards and Practices

2013-2-26  Methods specified by ISO/API are perhaps the most controversial of the suite, but critically important. Geologic closure stre\൳ses can easily exceed 10kpsi. Current direction in the API/ISO methods is to ensure a loose pack, with “pluviator”, drop tubes對, etc.

Cement Chemistry and Additives Schlumberger

2020-9-15  cements (see "Typical Properties of API Port- land Cements," below left).4 Classes A, B and C (the etters indicate a chronology) were developed in the 1950s and rated for we s ess than 6,000 feet Il ,830 metersl deep. Class B has less C 3 A and was designed for sulfate resistance. Class C, with more C3S and C3A and ground much finer,