electrical logging

electrical logging

[i′lek·trə·kəl ′läg·iŋ]
(engineering)
The recording in uncased sections of a borehole of the conductivities and resistivities of the penetrated formations; used for geological correlations of the strata and evaluation of possibly productive horizons. Also known as electrical well logging.
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Casing & high pressure pumping, tubing services, tools, cased-hole electrical logging
Tenders are invited for Supply Of Side Wall Density Probe And Electrical Logging Probe Compatible With Robertson Geologging Make Loggers
In particular, Bowker examines and analyses how the Schlumberger company established a dominant position in a specialized sector of the oil industry by creating, developing and selling its technology and expertise in the electrical logging of oil wells to aid petroleum companies in their search for oil.
This infrastructural work enabled the firm to carry out experiments in electrical logging at the oilfields, using them, in effect, as laboratories.
In practice, the results of Schlumberger's electrical logging varied greatly according to local conditions and to the interpretation that was put upon the logs.
But the writing is too heavily littered with the language of electrical logging techniques and social science terminology to make a pleasing style.
Casing & high pressure pumping, tubing services, tools & cased-hole electrical logging

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