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THIEF FORMATION [1 record]

Record 1 2000-02-09

English

Subject field(s)
  • Oil Drilling
  • Boring and Drilling (Mines)
  • Geological Research and Exploration
DEF

A formation that takes in drilling fluid as the fluid is circulated in the well ...

CONT

Lost circulation is caused by a thief formation.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Forage des puits de pétrole
  • Sondage et forage miniers
  • Recherches et prospections géologiques
DEF

Formation fissurée poreuse provoquant d'importantes pertes de fluide de forage.

Spanish

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