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sidetrack

US and Canadian a railway siding

sidetrack

[′sīd‚trak]
(civil engineering)
To move railroad cars onto a siding.
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Looking head, Block Energy said it is planning to horizontally sidetrack three other wells across West Rustavi field in addition to wells 38Z and 16aZ, and acquire a 3D seismic survey to pinpoint further optimal locations for production.
Release date- 01082019 - BAAR - Weatherford International plc (OTC-PINK: WFTIQ) (the 'Company' or 'Weatherford') has announced the market launch of its AlphaST single-trip openhole cementing sidetrack system, a market-first capability to initiate sidetrack operations without the need of a cement plug.
Upon completion, a sidetrack well will deviate north to target the Basement Tellus Ost prospect.
The sidetrack - described as a secondary wellbore away from an original wellbore - was drilled in January 2017 to a depth of 1,197m without planning permission fromSurrey County Council(SCC), but with permission from the Health and Safety Executive and Environment Agency.
But just what is a "sidetrack agreement," and does it ever come up in a case?
If you start thinking about other clubs looking at you, you can get sidetracked.
The purpose of the sidetrack well in this instance was not immediately clear.
Derek Jeffery f made a good point ('Time for change', ECHO letters, March 14) in saying that Question Time could cause disenchantment towards politicians by the electorate, the way they wafflf e and sidetrack questions.
New Delhi, Sep 6 ( ANI ): Asserting that the Centre is trying to sidetrack charges of corruption, BJP leader Ravi Shankar Prasad asked the UPA Government to cancel the 142 coal blocks along with a transparent probe.
DGO in 2Q12 completed seven wells, including a sidetrack of an existing well, in the Dzheitune (Lam) field:
3 November 2011 - Swedish oil and gas group PA Resources AB (STO:PAR) confirmed today an oil discovery after spudding a sidetrack of the Lille John prospect in Danish licence 12/06.
Lundin Norway AS, a wholly owned subsidiary of Lundin Petroleum AB (TSX:LUP)(OMX:LUPE), has completed the sidetrack well 16/3-4A of the first appraisal well 16/3-4 on the Avaldsnes discovery in PL501.