sand line

sand line

[′san ‚līn]
(engineering)
A wire line used to raise and lower a bailer or sand pump to remove cuttings from a borehole.
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To replace it, the company purchased and installed an automated green sand line, doubling the capacity while needing fewer than half the number of people to run it.
Tenders are invited for Repairing and maintenance of overhead line from 33kv sub station to sand line 315kv 3.
He added: "The pressure is enormous at the bottom of the league trying to keep clubs above the sand line.
I don't think people realise the enormous amount of pressure that is on you at the bottom of the league, trying to keep clubs above the sand line is very dicult, very consuming and it can at times be very draining.
I admire Ratan for drawing a sand line between corporate management and control.
With the new whip rule now in force would a white line or sand line across the track at the furlong pole help?
Optional equipment includes a water injection pump, mud pump, tool lubricator and tank, operator seat and a sand line winch.
Divers will slice that piece off at the sand line and leave it at the bottom of the crater the ship once occupied, to be buried once the hole fills in.
These included moving the marker-poles 20 yards behind the starting tape and it was also concluded that a sand line will be laid on the ground between the markerpoles, giving the jockeys a definitive line that must not be crossed before the race has started.
They could navigate the boardwalk to the beach--all the way to the sand line.
In an effort to prevent the chaos of 12 months ago, jockeys will line up behind a sand line between marker poles set 20 yards behind the starting tape, beyond which they cannot cross before the race is started.
If that doesn't work, however, Titan will have to resort to what state officials once intimated was the foolproof, fallback option - cutting the ship off at the sand line and leaving what's mired in the sand where it is.