offshore drilling


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offshore drilling

[′ȯf¦shȯr ′dril·iŋ]
(petroleum engineering)
The drilling of oil or gas wells into water-covered locations, usually on submerged continental shelves.
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The high demand for crude oil, along with the maturing of onshore oil and gas wells is driving the market for offshore drilling rigs.
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