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Equipment available to purchase

Mid-Sized Flowback Cell

FracTech Engineering has developed the mid-sized flowback cell to provide a cost-effective solution for realistic proppant flowback testing

Diagram of Mid-Sized Flowback Cell


Features of the cell include:

layout bullet realistic geometry, with open fracture face
(4-inch width)

layout bullet fits existing load frame, e.g. with 100-tonne press, a stress of 14,000psi will be exerted
layout bullet slurry injection

layout bullet wide packs
layout bullet internal heating    


Essential pre-frac testing may include:

layout bullet Stress Cycling layout bullet Proppant Type   Picture of Mid-sized Flowback Cell
layout bullet High Gas Rates layout bullet Resin Systems
layout bullet Multiple Row layout bullet Optional Perforation
layout bullet Fibres, deformable beads