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Critical Oil Flowrate for Gas Coning This spreadsheet uses the Mayer & Garder equation to calculate the oil flowrate necessary for Gas Coning in a vertical oil wel Oil Density Gas Density Drainage Radius of Well Well Bore Radius Effective Oil Permeability Oil Viscosity Oil Formation Volume Factor Perforated Interval Oil Column Thickness Critical Oil Flow Rate -3 49.9 lb ft 7.49 1820 0.499 0.99 2.7 1.4 4.9 30 lb ft ft ft cp ft ft -3 -1 0.029 stb day as Coning in a vertical oil well