Research in lost circulation control for geothermal wells

This paper reviews recent progress at Sandia National Laboratories in the area of lost circulation control for geothermal wells. The Lost Circulation Program has three major elements: (1) Detection and characterization of loss zones, (2) Development of new techniques and materials for control of los...

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Authors: Alfonso Ortega, Glen E. Loeppke, Richard C. Givler
Conference Location: Washington, DC
Conference Dates: April 14-15, 1987
Proceedings Title: Proceedings : Geothermal Program Review V
Format: Conference Proceeding
Published: Washington, DC : U.S. Dept. of Energy, 1987