set casing

set casing

[′set ‚kās·iŋ]
(engineering)
Introducing cement between the casing and the wall of the hole to seal off intermediate formations and prevent fluids from entering the hole.
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Oil and gas company BNK Petroleum Inc (TSX:BKX) revealed on Monday that it has drilled and set casing on the Glenn 16-2H well in 25 days.
After a break to set casing to a depth of 3,727 meters and the installation of high pressure blowout preventers drilling has restarted and has mounted a depth of 3,835 meters.
The section of the well was deepened from the originally planned 1,341m to set casing in a competent shale formation, ensuring the integrity of the cement job on the 13 3/8" casing.
This section of the well was deepened from the originally planned 1341m in order to set casing in a competent shale formation thereby ensuring the integrity of the cement job on the 13 3/8" casing.
We have set casing on the well and expect to test the potential pay zones and bring the well on production within six months.
Lapindo's partner, PT Medco E&P Brantas, said Lapindo did not set casing at a depth of 8,500 feet for a hole drilled in a well, which is necessary to anticipate potential problems in the drilling process.
Working with one piece (keep remaining casing in cool water), set casing in a colander and slip one end onto a faucet; hold in place as you run cool water through to rinse; repeat.
NYSE AMEX: DEJ / TSX: DEJ) announced today that it has drilled and set casing on an initial vertical well to test the Mancos/Niobrara potential on its South Rangely leasehold in Rio Blanco County, Colorado.
The forward plan is to set casing above the primary HRZ shale target and commence coring operations in the lower Hue / upper HRZ, which is the primary target for the Icewine #1 exploration well.
In south central Texas, drilling operations are underway and we anticipate reaching the target depth on the current well early this week and will then set casing.
During the fourth quarter, the company drilled and set casing on two wells in its Wolfcamp Shale exploration play.
Providence is further pleased to announce that Harding Company, Providence's lease operator, has completed drilling and has set casing on Providence's first two horizontal Barnett Shale wells in Comanche County, Texas: Steward # 1H and Nowell # 1H.