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POLYMER TECHNOLOGIES FOR OIL & GAS


GLOBAL REACH

Backed by world-class equipment and engineering support, qualified applications specialists, efficient manufacturing of quality water-soluble polymers, and optimized supply chain management, SNF is a recognized leader in the development of high-performance chemical solutions designed to exceed the needs of our customers in the Oil & Gas Industry.

SNF polymers are manufactured on 5 continents, which allows us to provide polymer solutions to the Oil & Gas Industry in a cost-effective, energy-efficient manner.  Regionally dedicated SNF Manufacturing, Engineering, Logistics, and Service Centers support our clients worldwide. 

REDUCING WATER CONSUMPTION AND CO2 EMISSIONS

In Enhanced Oil Recovery (EOR), polymer flooding is a cost-effective approach to maximize the productivity of existing assets.

A polymer flood project can reduce water consumption by 80%  per barrel of oil produced.  Likewise, the amount of CO2 required to produce a barrel is reduced by 66% due to a reduction in pumping energy.

In Hydraulic Fracturing, our polymers reduce the required energy for oil extraction by more than 50%, thereby reducing CO2 emissions.

LOGISTICS INFRASTRUCTURE

SNF understands the challenges of working on projects in remote regions of the world where most oil and gas assets are located.

We also understand the critical nature of receiving products to support operations on time, in the quantities you need, and delivered in the most efficient manner possible.

SNF has years of successful experience in providing polymers to remote locations for oil and gas drilling, cementing, and completions.

EOR PLUG AND PUMP SYSTEMS

Over the last 20 years, SNF acquired a solid understanding of clients constrains on oil fields. Combined with Polymer expertise we offer full engineering systems to optimise injection for polymer flooding application.

Based on a modular approach, SNF developed Plug and Pump systems which can easily be transported and deployed on site.  Adapted to any existing well configurations, our portable units enable polymer solution preparation and ensure quick and efficient injection once installed.


APPLICATIONS


Stimulation

Increasing Operational Efficiency and Profitability

Achieving maximum production potential is crucial to the success and profitability of any well stimulation operation.  With world-leading manufacturing capability, dedicated global R&D, and technical support, SNF can help you realize that objective.


EOR/IOR

Designed to Extract More

Polymer-based EOR technologies are proven to increase production efficiency and extend the economic producing life of conventional oil resources, resulting in reduced carbon intensity.  As a full-service provider with global experience, SNF can assist with all phases of project development and implementation.  Our dedicated team of chemistry and engineering professionals will help your project create maximum value.


Drilling

Improving Well Performance, Reducing Non-Production Time

SNF supports our customers by delivering optimized drilling and completion programs with maximum efficiency to enable production-ready wellbores.  With a full range of specifically engineered polymers for water-based drilling fluid systems in powder, liquid, and emulsion forms, SNF can provide drilling polymers and services to satisfy any need.


Cementing

Optimizing Casing Performance

SNF provides our customers with optimized drilling and completion programs that maximize efficiency and enable production-ready wellbores.  The SNF team has many years of polymer experience in a variety of cementing applications, across multiple markets.  We continue to meet our customers’ challenges with a strong commitment to innovation, performance, cost-efficiency, and the environment.


Production Chemicals

Maintaining Flow, Optimizing Asset Performance

When the wellbore is complete, the job isn’t over.  Maintaining oil or gas flow becomes paramount.  SNF offers specially developed and manufactured products to overcome these challenges, which can also vary depending on project location.  SNF products conquer some of the toughest oil and gas water treatment demands around the world, for both onshore and offshore applications.


Oil Sands

Optimizing Extraction and Tailings Management

SNF is dedicated to delivering class-leading chemistries for non-conventional crude production in the Canadian Oil Sands.  We understand the critical issues facing today’s tailings management operations.


News

Cost Efficient EOR Techniques by SNF

Polymer flooding increases the RF up to 20% at $3…

Tuesday August 18, 2020

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