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gas cap

[′gas ‚kap]
(geophysics)
The gas immediately in front of a meteoroid as it travels through the atmosphere.
(petroleum engineering)
Gas occurring above liquid hydrocarbons in a reservoir under such trap conditions as the presence of water which prevents downward migration or the abutment of an impermeable formation against the reservoir.
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Could be merely a gas cap, or it could be imminent breakdown.
Parsi was found in 1964 with a large gas cap near Karanj.
Speaking at the opening of the 12th Middle East Geosciences Conference and Exhibition (GEO 2016), the minister said that efforts are being made to produce the residual oil saturation in the Gas Cap of the Mauddud reservoir.
The gas cap water injection not only mitigated field pressure decline, it stabilized that pressure at around 3,400 psi, according to a 2015 report by the Office of the Federal Coordinator, Alaska Natural Gas Transportation Projects.
Subsurface oil can be exploited on different oil drives, which mainly include: solution /dissolved gas oil drive, water drive, gas cap drive, gravity drive and combination drive.
With two older cars, a 1978 Corvette and a 1969 Pontiac Trans Am, he did it the customary way, with the hosepipe straight down through the hole behind the gas cap, he said.
Initial studies of potential development plans for the P50 resources case have included both a gas only development to supply local regional gas demand and an oil development with future gas cap blowdown.
Before you do that, unscrew the gas cap and lay a plastic bag over the gas tank opening.
The fire fast spread to other parts of the house, resulting in the death of the children and causing injuries to their mother and grandfather, the neighbour said, suspecting the gas cap had not be closed properly.
There's also a high-back seat, storage in the rear, opening and closing door, 360-degree spinning front wheels, ignition switch, an open-and-close gas cap and durable tyres for plenty of motoring role play fun.
With the RemoteKEY module, the sunroof can be closed from a distance and the gas cap can be unlocked comfortably from outside the car by remote control.