inclined drilling

inclined drilling

[in′klīnd ′dril·iŋ]
(engineering)
The drilling of blastholes at an angle with the vertical.
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LAHORE -- The authorities have selected another 15 sites for finding out iron ore or other metals like copper in north of Chiniot-Rajoa, where the reserves of iron ore may increase from the so far believed 150 million ton as a result of an ongoing inclined drilling.
The assignment includes the deepening of the existing quay wall by VHP technology (which through the quay wall vertical and inclined drilling were carried out to achieve a new foundation under the quay wall), the dredging of the berths at the quay wall and some additional work .
Can drill into solid materials, and perform inclined drilling, spot drilling on convex surfaces, and chain drilling.
This property requires fracture pattern mapping, additional IP, collation and reinterpretation of data, and inclined drilling.