An oil well blowout is the term for an uncontrolled flow of oil from a well into the air, resulting when the pressure in the ground exceeds the pressure in the drilling column
. For oil and gas operators, it is, literally, their worst nightmare.
Column tops: similar design and color of cast stone Column piers below grade: depth TBD at time of drilling Column
brick: similar or same brick and cast stone used at Gateway & Medal of Honor Park etc.
Contract award notice: 16a002 - renewal of drainage pumps and drilling columns
of "la rosette" town of berchres-les-pierres.