Tracer Breakthrough Time for the Rate-Pressured Doublet

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A pressure transient analysis method is presented for interpreting breakthrough tie between a constant rate well and a constant pressure well. The wells are modeled as two line sources in an infinite reservoir where the first well injects at a constant pressure and the second well produces at a constant rate. The effects of transient pressure conditions, the distance between the wells, the flowrate, and the tracer injection time on breakthrough time are examined. The first arrival of injected fluid at the production well is significantly longer under transient condition than under steady state condition for the rate-pressure model when ... continued below

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Menninger, Will & Sageev, Abraham January 20, 1987.

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A pressure transient analysis method is presented for interpreting breakthrough tie between a constant rate well and a constant pressure well. The wells are modeled as two line sources in an infinite reservoir where the first well injects at a constant pressure and the second well produces at a constant rate. The effects of transient pressure conditions, the distance between the wells, the flowrate, and the tracer injection time on breakthrough time are examined. The first arrival of injected fluid at the production well is significantly longer under transient condition than under steady state condition for the rate-pressure model when the injection pressure is equal to initial reservoir pressure. An injection pressure larger than initial reservoir pressure significantly reduces the breakthrough time, and may yield a breakthrough time significantly smaller than the breakthrough time for the steady state case. 14 figs., 13 refs.

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  • Proceedings, Twelfth Workshop on Geothermal Reservoir Engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif., January 20-22, 1987

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  • Report No.: SGP-TR-109-9
  • Grant Number: AT03-80SF11459
  • Grant Number: AS07-84ID12529
  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 888497
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc876670

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Menninger, Will & Sageev, Abraham. Tracer Breakthrough Time for the Rate-Pressured Doublet, article, January 20, 1987; United States. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc876670/: accessed December 15, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.