Design Gravel Pack Liner for Deviated Wells
This article gives an example of completion design with IGP (Internal Gravel Pack) inside a 9 5/8" production casing set through a deviated reservoir (approx. 40 degrees). The most important equipment parts which will be used and the design requirements to the same equipment are presented below.
1 Gravel Pack Base
In cased hole, permanent type gravel pack bases are generally preferred as they provide a reliable fixed platform. Either bridge plugs or sump packers can be used. The advantage of a sump packer is that clean-out trips . . .