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FAUVELLE SYSTEM [1 record]

Record 1 2012-01-30

English

Subject field(s)
  • Oil Drilling
DEF

A drilling system invented in 1846 by Beart and Fauvelle in which a water flush or current of water provide for the continuous removal of debris from the well.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Forage des puits de pétrole
DEF

Technique de forage mise au point en 1846 par l'Anglais Beart et le Français Fauvelle dans laquelle l'élimination continue des débris était assurée par un fort courant d'eau.

CONT

Mise en service du système Fauvelle par injection d'eau.

Spanish

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