draw works

draw works

[′drȯ ‚wərks]
(petroleum engineering)
An oil-well drilling mechanism used to supply driving power and to lift heavy objects; consists of a countershaft and drum.
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It is sometimes amazing how the draw works out in competitions.
Boom and hook draw works are driven by independent hydraulic winches.
I've photo'd the Snagmag on the display card so you can see how the draw works from a pocket.
And the way the draw works out means it looks very tough for more than two of the continent's quintet to make it through to the second round.
We go to Stamford Bridge believing we have to win - but our good work means a score draw works for us too.
The rig mast has been erected and draw works were pinned.
An insight into the world of people who engage in unusual activities during their sleep, including a man who claims to be able to draw works of art in his slumberous state.
An insight in to the world of people who engage in unusual activities during their sleep, including a man who claims to be able to draw works of art in his slumberous state.
BEI Industrial Encoders introduced its dual output draw works HS35 encoder for oil field applications which combines rugged, heavy-duty features into a through-shaft style for use as a winch-turns counter in the draw works system of oil rigs.
On the club stage, England can expect strong involvement in the latter stages of the Champions League and possibly a repeat of last season's three semi-finalists if the draw works out well.
The company's offering includes mud pumps, draw works and components for top drives, as well as tunnel and foundation boring machines for infrastructure projects, and products for the mining and processing industries.
State of the art draw works are also part of the dedicated pipelayer.