Patents by Inventor Thomas Jason Pisklak

Thomas Jason Pisklak has filed for patents to protect the following inventions. This listing includes patent applications that are pending as well as patents that have already been granted by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).

  • Patent number: 10961428
    Abstract: A method of preparing a cement may include: defining one or more engineering parameters of a proposed cement slurry; selecting at least: a cement and mass fraction thereof and at least one supplementary cementitious material and mass fraction thereof; a retarder and mass fraction thereof; and a water and mass fraction thereof, such that a slurry formed from the cement, the at least one supplementary cementitious material, the retarder, and the water meets at least one of the one or more engineering parameters and has a property of being capable of remaining in a pumpable fluid state for a period of about 1 day or greater at a temperature of about 80° F. in quiescent storage; and preparing the slurry.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 2, 2020
    Date of Patent: March 30, 2021
    Assignee: Halliburton Energy Services, Inc.
    Inventors: Thomas Jason Pisklak, Claudia Carmen Pineda, Ronnie Glen Morgan, James Robert Benkley
  • Publication number: 20210087458
    Abstract: A variety of systems, methods and compositions are disclosed, including, in one method, a method of cementing may comprise: providing a cement composition comprising: a hydraulic cement comprising Portland cement in an amount of about 50% by weight of hydraulic cement or less, water, and a phosphorylated amino polycarboxylic acid cement retarder; placing the cement composition in a wellbore; and allowing the cement composition to set. A cement composition, the composition comprising: a hydraulic cement comprising Portland cement in an amount of about 50% by weight of hydraulic cement or less; water; and a phosphorylated amino polycarboxylic acid cement retarder.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 25, 2019
    Publication date: March 25, 2021
    Applicant: Halliburton Energy Services, Inc.
    Inventors: Thomas Jason PISKLAK, Aaron Michael BEUTERBAUGH, Aleksey V. KOLASNIKOV
  • Patent number: 10954426
    Abstract: Methods and compositions for a foamed treatment fluid in a wellbore. A method of treating a lost circulation zone comprising: introducing a foamed treatment fluid into a lost circulation zone in a subterranean formation, wherein the foamed treatment fluid comprises: a cement; a viscosifying agent; a thixotropic additive; a foaming surfactant; a gas; and water; allowing the foamed treatment fluid to set in the lost circulation zone to seal the lost circulation zone. A foamed treatment fluid comprising: a cement; a viscosifying agent; a thixotropic additive; a foaming surfactant; a gas; and water.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 13, 2018
    Date of Patent: March 23, 2021
    Assignee: Halliburton Energy Services, Inc.
    Inventors: Brendon Chia Han Tan, Samuel Jason Lewis, Thomas Jason Pisklak, Paul Joseph Jones
  • Publication number: 20210071061
    Abstract: A method may include: providing a spacer fluid comprising water and an agglomerated zeolite catalyst; and displacing a drilling fluid in a wellbore using the spacer fluid.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 5, 2019
    Publication date: March 11, 2021
    Applicant: Halliburton Energy Services, Inc.
    Inventors: Thomas Jason Pisklak, Juan Pablo Stacey, James Robert Benkley, Claudia Carmen Pineda, Ronnie Glen Morgan
  • Publication number: 20210071062
    Abstract: A wellbore servicing composition comprising: cement kiln dust (CKD), an organic acid, and water. A method of servicing a wellbore penetrating a subterranean formation, comprising: placing a wellbore servicing composition into the wellbore, wherein the wellbore servicing composition comprises CKD, an organic acid, and water. A method of servicing a wellbore with annular space between a wellbore wall and casing disposed therein, wherein a first fluid is present in at least a portion of the annular space, comprising placing a second fluid into at least a portion of the annular space and displacing at least a portion of the first fluid from the annular space, and placing a third fluid into at least a portion of the annular space and displacing at least a portion of the second fluid from the annular space, wherein the second fluid, the third fluid, or both comprise CKD, an organic acid, and water.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 13, 2020
    Publication date: March 11, 2021
    Inventors: Stephanie RUIZ, Thomas Jason PISKLAK, Aleksey KOLASNIKOV
  • Publication number: 20210062065
    Abstract: A method may include providing a cement composition comprising ground vitrified clay, hydrated lime, and water; and introducing the cement composition into a subterranean formation.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 26, 2019
    Publication date: March 4, 2021
    Applicant: Halliburton Energy Services, Inc.
    Inventors: Thomas Jason Pisklak, Claudia Carmen Pineda
  • Publication number: 20210062066
    Abstract: Disclosed herein are methods and compositions for cementing. An example method may comprise providing a cement composition. The cement composition may comprise a composite cementitious material comprising a micronized particulate solid and a monophase amorphous hydraulic binder. The micronized particulate solid may have a mean particle size of about 500 microns or less. The cement composition may further comprise water. The method may further comprise introducing the cement composition into a subterranean formation; and allowing the cement composition to set.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 3, 2018
    Publication date: March 4, 2021
    Applicant: Halliburton Energy Services, Inc.
    Inventors: Stephanie Ruiz, Thomas Jason Pisklak, William Cecil Pearl, Jr., Paul Joseph Jones, Samuel Jason Lewis
  • Patent number: 10927287
    Abstract: Methods, compositions, and systems for cementing are included. The method comprises providing an extended-life calcium aluminophosphate cement composition comprising calcium aluminate cement, a polyphosphate, water, and a cement set retarder. The method further comprises mixing the extended-life calcium aluminophosphate cement composition with a cement set activator to activate the extended-life calcium aluminophosphate cement composition, introducing the activated extended-life calcium aluminophosphate cement composition into a subterranean formation, and allowing the activated extended-life calcium aluminophosphate cement composition to set in the subterranean formation.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 6, 2015
    Date of Patent: February 23, 2021
    Assignee: Halliburton Energy Services, Inc.
    Inventors: Kyriacos Agapiou, Samuel J. Lewis, Thomas Jason Pisklak
  • Patent number: 10927288
    Abstract: Various embodiments disclosed relate to cement activator compositions for treatment of subterranean formations. In various embodiments, the present invention provides a method of treating a subterranean formation including placing in the subterranean formation a liquid cement activator composition including water, an alkali sulfate salt, a polyphosphate salt, and a stabilizer polymer.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 25, 2015
    Date of Patent: February 23, 2021
    Assignee: Halliburton Energy Services, Inc.
    Inventors: Janelle Haydon, Sean William Riggio, Kyriacos Agapiou, Thomas Jason Pisklak, Samuel Lewis
  • Publication number: 20210017442
    Abstract: A thixotropic composition having a cross-linkable polymer, cross-linking agent, initiator and a thixotropic agent. The thixotropic agent may be a clay or a saccharide polymer. The thixotropic composition may be introduced into a drill string via a batch or on-the-fly process to prevent loss of drilling fluid into the surrounding formation.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 17, 2018
    Publication date: January 21, 2021
    Applicant: HALLIBURTON ENERGY SERVICES, INC.
    Inventors: Paul Joseph JONES, Samuel J. LEWIS, Thomas Jason PISKLAK
  • Patent number: 10894911
    Abstract: Methods, compositions, and systems for cementing are included. The method comprises providing a cement composition comprising calcium-aluminate cement, water, a cement set retarder, and a cement set activator. The method further comprises introducing the cement composition into a subterranean formation and allowing the cement composition to set in the subterranean formation. The cement composition has a thickening time of about two hours or longer.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 8, 2015
    Date of Patent: January 19, 2021
    Assignee: Halliburton Energy Services, Inc.
    Inventors: Thomas Jason Pisklak, Kyriacos Agapiou, Samuel J. Lewis
  • Patent number: 10883034
    Abstract: Embodiments relate to the use of alkali aluminates and alkali silicates with cement kiln dust to form a settable composition for use in subterranean operations. An embodiment provides a method comprising: introducing a settable composition comprising cement kiln dust, an alkali aluminate, an alkali silicate, and an aqueous carrier fluid into a subterranean formation; and allowing the settable composition to set and thereby reduce fluid flow through a portion of the subterranean formation.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 17, 2019
    Date of Patent: January 5, 2021
    Assignee: Halliburton Energy Services, Inc.
    Inventors: Kyriacos Agapiou, Thomas Jason Pisklak
  • Publication number: 20200369942
    Abstract: A method of generating a wellbore treatment fluid comprising: obtaining a target Young's modulus; calculating a compressive strength requirement from a correlation comprising compressive strength and Young's modulus using the target Young's modulus as an input; classifying a plurality of solid particulates using correlations; calculating a reactive index and/or a water requirement for at least one of the solid particulates; and selecting two or more solid particulates from the plurality of solid particulates to create a wellbore treatment fluid, wherein two or more solid particulates are selected such that when the wellbore treatment fluid is prepared and set, the set wellbore treatment fluid has a 24 hour compressive strength greater than or equal to the compressive strength requirement.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 12, 2018
    Publication date: November 26, 2020
    Applicant: Halliburton Energy Services, Inc.
    Inventors: John Paul Bir Singh, Ronnie G. Morgan, Xueyu Pang, Thomas Jason Pisklak
  • Publication number: 20200362222
    Abstract: A method of cementing may comprise: providing a bulk dry cement, wherein the bulk dry cement comprises a dry blend of cement and a solid resin accelerator, wherein the solid resin accelerator comprises a liquid resin accelerator on a solid particle; preparing a cement slurry comprising: the bulk dry cement; water; and a liquid hardenable resin component; and introducing the cement slurry into a wellbore.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 7, 2018
    Publication date: November 19, 2020
    Applicant: Halliburton Energy Services, Inc.
    Inventors: Paul Joseph Jones, William Cecil Pearl, Jr., Samuel Jason Lewis, Thomas Jason Pisklak
  • Patent number: 10829678
    Abstract: Methods and systems for the treatment of wells are disclosed. A method for treating a well comprises providing a treatment fluid comprising calcium-aluminate cement, water, and a cement set retarder; and introducing the treatment fluid into a wellbore. A system for treating a well comprises a treatment fluid comprising calcium-aluminate cement, water, and a cement set retarder; a vessel to contain the treatment fluid; a pumping system coupled to the vessel to pump the treatment fluid; and a conduit coupled to the pumping system.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 21, 2019
    Date of Patent: November 10, 2020
    Assignee: Halliburton Energy Services, Inc.
    Inventors: Ronnie Glen Morgan, Kyriacos Agapiou, Samuel J. Lewis, Thomas Jason Pisklak
  • Publication number: 20200333318
    Abstract: Methods, systems, and compositions for wellbore cementing are provided. A method may comprise: analyzing an industrial byproduct and one or more additional components to generate data about physical and/or chemical properties of the industrial byproduct; determining a concentration of the byproduct and the one or more additional components based on the data to provide a settable composition having a twenty-four destructive compressive strength at 100° F. to 200° F. of about 50 psi or greater.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 22, 2017
    Publication date: October 22, 2020
    Applicant: Halliburton Energy Services, Inc.
    Inventors: James Robert Benkley, Darrell Chad Brenneis, Thomas Jason Pisklak, Ronnie Glen Morgan
  • Publication number: 20200332643
    Abstract: Methods of wellbore cementing are provided. A method of cementing may comprise: calculating a lime to silica correlation for two or more cementitious components of a cement composition; and adjusting a concentration of at least one of the cementitious components such that the lime to silica correlation meets or exceeds a target.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 22, 2017
    Publication date: October 22, 2020
    Applicant: Halliburton Energy Services, Inc.
    Inventors: Thomas Jason Pisklak, James Robert Benkley, John P. Singh
  • Publication number: 20200332172
    Abstract: Reactivity mapping methods are provided. A method may include: analyzing each of a group of inorganic particles to generate data about physical and/or chemical properties of the inorganic particles; and generating correlations between the properties of inorganic particles based on the data.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 22, 2017
    Publication date: October 22, 2020
    Applicant: Halliburton Energy Services, Inc.
    Inventors: Thomas Jason Pisklak, James Robert Benkley, Darrell Chad Brenneis, Ronnie Glen Morgan, Walmy Cuello Jimenez, John P. Singh
  • Patent number: 10781355
    Abstract: A variety of cement compositions and methods of using cement compositions in subterranean formations. A method of formulating a cement composition may comprise: surface area of a group of pozzolans, wherein the smallest measured surface area of the group of pozzolans and the largest measured surface area of the group of pozzolans vary by about 50% or greater. The method may further comprise selecting one or more pozzolans from the group of pozzolans. The method may further comprise adding components comprising lime and water to the selected one or more pozzolans to form a cement composition.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 12, 2018
    Date of Patent: September 22, 2020
    Assignee: Halliburton Energy Services, Inc.
    Inventors: Thomas Jason Pisklak, Kyriacos Agapiou
  • Publication number: 20200270507
    Abstract: Methods and compositions for a foamed treatment fluid in a wellbore. A method of treating a lost circulation zone comprising: introducing a foamed treatment fluid into a lost circulation zone in a subterranean formation, wherein the foamed treatment fluid comprises: a cement; a viscosifying agent; a thixotropic additive; a foaming surfactant; a gas; and water; allowing the foamed treatment fluid to set in the lost circulation zone to seal the lost circulation zone. A foamed treatment fluid comprising: a cement; a viscosifying agent; a thixotropic additive; a foaming surfactant; a gas; and water.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 13, 2018
    Publication date: August 27, 2020
    Applicant: Halliburton Energy Services, Inc.
    Inventors: Brendon Chia Han Tan, Samuel Jason Lewis, Thomas Jason Pisklak, Paul Joseph Jones