casing string


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casing string

[′kā·siŋ ‚striŋ]
(petroleum engineering)
The total of all lengths of casing that have been run in a well.
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Then, the dummy steel casing is attached to the cradle boring machine by placing the casing string into a cradle on the front of the machine.
Drilling of the MD 250 well was carried out to a total depth of 4,100 feet, ahead of the expected drilling schedule and was completed using a 5 1/2" casing string and cemented to surface.
After drill bits were advanced 600 feet past the casings, specialized casing driver adaptors were used to add 300 feet of wash-over casing to each platform's casing string.
The 01RX Cobalcescu South Exploration well in Block EX-28 Est Cobalcescu, offshore Romania, is at 1,629 metres and cementing the 13 3/8" intermediate casing string.
CIE has installed the first casing string and once cementing is completed, it will drill 12-1/4" hole to a measured depth of 11,000 feet and install a second casing string followed by drilling to the full estimated 19,000 foot depth to preserve the well for future completion potential.
After the setting of the intermediate casing string, the plan was to drill and evaluate three primary targets in the Cretaceous, with a Shiranish Fm being the uppermost prospective reservoir.
The 9 5/8C casing string has been run and cemented.
Brothen said the program removes the wellhead, five feet below the surface, cuts off the casing and pumps the well bore full of cement or uses a mechanical plug, depending on the casing string.
The first casing string has been set at 305ft and drilling is underway using the Latco-2 rig.
The total consumption and discharges to sea are also cut to a quarter of the amount, compared with conventional methods, Gronas said, adding the technology allows to push the drilling depth deeper for the shallow casing string, which reduces the overall drilling time per well.
Fishing operations that require casing string sections to be cut and pulled, milled, or pilot milled are assigned a weight of two points.
The first five chapters lay a foundation in basic casing design and instruct engineers and engineering students on how to design safe casing string for petroleum wells.