casing cutter

casing cutter

[′kā‚siŋ ‚kəd·ər]
(petroleum engineering)
Heavy cylindrical apparatus bearing knives, and run on a string of tubing or drill pipe into a well, to perform cutting on the inner walls of a pipe through rotation, thus freeing a pipe section.
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Covering: This market research provides a detailed analysis and segmentation of the global oil and gas fishing tools market by tool type (internal & external catching, milling tools, jarring assemblies, junk baskets, accessories, remedial and repair, washover, drillpipe and casing cutters, safety joints, and reverse units and power swivels), by application (onshore and offshore), and by geography (EMEA, APAC, and the Americas).