recompletion

recompletion

[‚rē·kəm′plē·shən]
(petroleum engineering)
Redrilling an oil well to a new producing zone (new depth) when the current zone is depleted.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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