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sidetrack

US and Canadian a railway siding

sidetrack

[′sīd‚trak]
(civil engineering)
To move railroad cars onto a siding.
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The Horizontal Sidetrack Well will be suspended for use as a future producer, providing a second production well ahead of the Early Production System (EPS) phase of development.
The greater mystery than what a sidetrack agreement is may be what it's even doing in the policy--along with some of the other definitions of "insured contract" that are also pretty obscure, with likely almost no applicability.
The well has been plugged back to 2,048mMDRT and the sidetrack is currently drilling ahead in 12 1/4" hole at 2,099mMDRT.
However, the sidetrack also penetrated the Miocene sandstones some 180 metres away from the Miocene interval that was found to be oil-bearing in the initial Lille John well in October.
The results from the sidetrack well indicated good lateral continuity of the reservoir, with a proved oil column in excess of four metres and excellent quality sands.
Kosmos Energy announces today that the Owo-1 exploration well and the Owo-1 sidetrack well have discovered a significant column of excellent-quality light oil offshore the Republic of Ghana on the Deepwater Tano Block.
The sidetrack sector thus remains the fastest growing business of the Austrian company with a job number increase of 43% year-on-year.
Two Trees Management announced that two companies that service the film industry, Brainstorm Digital and Sidetrack Films LLC, are moving to DUMBO.
Was the appointment an effort to sidetrack the investigation, or really deserved (after all he is a respected poet and translator)?
SACRAMENTO -- Legislation that would sidetrack a $9.
The new Sidetrack conveyors utilize a "C" shaped hanging pendant, which is attached to the conveyor chain through a side-mounted slot in the enclosed conveyor track, instead of the bottom, as with conventional type monorail conveyors.
A technical sidetrack was drilled to collect data and the well is currently being prepared for a sidetrack and welltest.