directional drilling


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directional drilling

[də′rek·shən·əl ′dril·iŋ]
(engineering)
A drilling method involving intentional deviation of a wellbore from the vertical.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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H and P also develops and implements advanced automation, directional drilling and survey management technologies.
"We are very pleased to make this announcement and look forward to providing full service road boring and directional drilling for years to come," said Cortney Laney, MDS vice president and chief operating officer.
What is believed to be the largest water project ever undertaken using horizontal directional drilling currently is underway in Plainview, Texas.
[USPRwire, Tue Jul 23 2019] Horizontal Directional Drilling Market: Introduction Horizontal Directional Drilling is a trenchless construction method utilized to install pipelines of various sizes and materials below the ground surface.
[ClickPress, Thu Sep 27 2018] The Directional Drilling Services Market is expected to grow from an estimated USD 8.33 Billion in 2016 to USD 10.30 Billion by 2021, at a CAGR of 4.34% from 2016 to 2021.
Based in Conroe, Texas, MS Energy is a directional drilling services company in the United States.
Laney Directional Drilling recently relocated and expanded its company headquarters to 831 Crossbridge Dr., Spring, TX (just north of Houston).
The installation section includes discussions of plastic pipes for trenchless applications: trenchless case history: calibration case study of installation loads on fusible PVC piping in directional drilling: and axial response of HDPE pipes in directional drilling installations, www.astm.org, STP 1528, 610-832-9585, service@astm.org.
It would be difficult to find a proponent advocating the use of horizontal directional drilling for sanitary sewer construction who is more enthusiastic than Ted Dimitroff.
The uses of the directional drilling technology developed for Sasol Mining are not limited to underground mine planning - they extend to surface coal mine planning, methane drainage and coalbed methane extraction.
[USPRwire, Fri Feb 01 2019] Shale Pumps, a pump equipment manufacturer is now offering horizontal directional drilling equipment for all drilling purposes.

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