Wax deposition process: mechanisms, affecting factors and mitigation methods

@inproceedings{Theyab2018WaxDP,
  title={Wax deposition process: mechanisms, affecting factors and mitigation methods},
  author={Muhammad Ali Theyab},
  year={2018}
}
The current work is a study of wax deposition, a phenomenon that is one of the main flow assurance problems faced by the oil industry, affecting numerous oil companies around the world. Wax deposition can result in the restriction of crude oil flow in the pipeline, creating pressure abnormalities and causing an artificial blockage leading to a reduction or interruption in the production. However, in an extreme case, this can cause a pipeline or production facility to be abandoned. The wax… CONTINUE READING

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