Definitions for "Service Well"
There are several types and none are for the production of oil or gas. They are: a) water injection; b) water disposal; c) observation; d) liquid petroleum; e) gas storage; f) salt production; g) dsw - development service well.
A well drilled in a known oil or natural gas field to inject liquids that enhance recovery or dispose of salt water.
n: 1. a nonproducing well used for injecting liquid or gas into the reservoir for enhanced recovery. 2. a saltwater disposal well or a water supply well.