horizontal section

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Noun1.horizontal section - a mechanical drawing of an object as if made by a plane cutting through it horizontallyhorizontal section - a mechanical drawing of an object as if made by a plane cutting through it horizontally
mechanical drawing - scale drawing of a machine or architectural plan etc,
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The well is planned to drill a 1km (3,281ft) horizontal section with a DST to test reservoir performance.
Hurricane had drilled the offshore North Sea well to 1,964 metres, with results indicating a 712-metre horizontal section of fractured basement reservoir.
The former has the bottom hole as deep as 5, 153 meters and a 3,439-meter long horizontal section. The bottom hole of the latter is 2,540 meters deep; its horizontal section is 629 meters long.
Tulsa-based Samson drilled the well to a total depth of 21,182 feet including the horizontal section of 9,940 feet.
Drilling of appraisal wells between 2006-08, including an extended horizontal section, by RAK Petroleum demonstrated significant oil productivity from the Mishref-Maudud and Thamama Fms, leading to development of the field.
Where the Chiltan Limestone reservoir was successfully drilled in a horizontal section with total lateral length of more than 1.3 Km.
A total of 11 zones in a 1.2-km horizontal section of Cretaceous and Jurassic reservoir in the Peshkabir-3 well were individually tested and flowed successfully, of which ten were oil zones and one a gas zone.
At total depth of 4,940 metres and 1.3 km horizontal section in Chiltan Formation, NF Hor-1 is one of the deepest and longest horizontal wells in tight gas reservoir drilled in Pakistan.
In the horizontal section, the tubular string lies on the bottom of wellbore due to gravity.
First, lengthen the horizontal section and shorten the vertical section.
The Johnson #1 horizontal section is 2000 feet where the Johnson #4 re-entry will provide for two horizontal legs up to 2400 feet each, providing us with what we expect will be a greatly increased target for completion.
In the third quarter of 2015, the company says it milled out plugs in a horizontal section of 12,450 ft with 2 5/8-inch coiled tubing from a vertical kick off point of 6,500 ft.