drive shoe

drive shoe

[′drīv ‚shü]
(design engineering)
A sharp-edged steel sleeve attached to the bottom of a drivepipe or casing to act as a cutting edge and protector.

drive shoe

A reinforcement placed at the bottom of a pile to prevent damage to the pile during driving.
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The first piece of drive pipe driven at each hole shall be equipped with a steel drive shoe.
Veteran Leadership and D30 Technology Drive Shoe Strategy
The warm and sunny Easter weather helped drive shoe sales growth to its highest level for nearly three years in April, figures revealed today.
5 6 x 4 stainless steel screen, well development, 6 drive shoe, & 6 well seal.
The Coore Foundation's GROW SOLE project mixes print, video and social media to drive shoe donations locally.
A specially fabricated Horvath drive shoe to enhance the driving process.
The company also produced three customised deviated drive shoes necessary to drive the conductors: two for the wells and one as a back-up.
Two hydraulic hammer spreads, together with drive chasers and drive shoes were delivered to Kazakhstan where they will be based throughout the programme.
WARM and sunny Easter weather helped drive shoes sales growth to its highest level for nearly three years in April.
WARM and sunny Easter weather helped drive shoes sales growth to its highest April level for nearly three years, figures revealed yesterday.
In addition to designing and manufacturing drive shoes and deviated drive shoes for these offshore drilling locations, BJ will provide handling tools and cold-cutting and pipe-prepping services.
The drills being used have 6-inch diameter drive shoes, which produce a theoretical volume of 0.