directional drilling


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directional drilling

n
(Mining & Quarrying) a method of drilling for oil in which the well is not drilled vertically, as when a number of wells are to be drilled from a single platform to reach different areas of an oil field. Also called: deviated drilling
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Electronic auction: work on laying the case (sleeve) in a trenchless way by the method of horizontal directional drilling (hdd) for the installation of electric cable lines for the needs of mue "gorielektroset"
M2 EQUITYBITES-October 12, 2017-Patterson-UTI Energy Closes Acquisition of Directional Drilling Services Firm MS Energy Services
to improve directional drilling process business, the company said.
USPRwire, Wed Nov 04 2015] Directional drilling is a practice of controlling the deviation and direction of a wellbore in order to access the predetermined target zone.
Turner Communications, Rock Hill, SC, is a directional drilling specialist contractor that serves customers in many markets.
Mark, Dickey and Steve Laney, well-known for their many years as road boring and horizontal directional drilling (HDD) contractors, are rebranding and expanding their business.
The March Group currently represents a directional drilling company with turnkey capabilities which include computerized well planning and engineering services, drilling equipment, drilling field management, maintenance facilities, as well as administration and coordination.
And in many instances, horizontal directional drilling (HDD) is the trenchless method of choice.
The contract will employ the company's Failings rig and directional drilling will play a major role.
Others in the directional drilling market include American Auger, Ardco Industries, UTILX, Barbco, Advanced Directional Drilling Systems, Cherrington Corporation, Contractors Manufacturing Services, Earthworm Directional Drilling, Bolder Underground, Laney Directional Drilling, McLaughlin Boring Systems, Melfred Borzall, TT Technologies and Tulsa Rig Iron.
Southeast Directional Drilling (SEDD) today announced that it has realigned its organizational structure to pursue horizontal directional drilling (HDD) growth opportunities in the municipal and industrial sectors.
M2 EQUITYBITES-September 5, 2017-Patterson-UTI Energy to Acquire Directional Drilling Services Firm MS Energy Services
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