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Definition of the noun wellhead
What does wellhead mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: wellheads
- the source of water for a well
- a structure built over a well
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OCL Sale No. 48 : Proposed 1979 Outer Continental Shelf Oil and Gas Lease Sale Offshore Southern California by United States. Bureau of Land Management
the drilling vessel and the subsea wellhead is an important key to controlling horizontal displacement. Three types of monitoring devices are in use today. One type of vessel-position indicating system is based on acoustics. Wessel position ...
Papers presented at Aspect ’90, a conference organized by the Society for Underwater Technology and held in Aberdeen, Scotland, May 30–31, 1990 by C.P. Ellinas
Flowlines Requiring Thermal Insulation When the production fluid leaving the wellhead is a waxy crude or wet gas at a relatively high temperature, there is a danger of flowline blockage due to wax dropout or hydrate formation if the ...
Alaska OCS (Outer Continental Shelf) Socioeconomic Studies Program: Prudhoe Bay Case Study, Technical Report B1 Beaufort Sea Region Petroleum Development Scenarios, Technical Report Executive Summary B1#6a; Beaufort Sea Region Man-made Environment, Technical Report B1 Beaufort Sea Region Sociocultural Systems, Technical Report B1 Beaufort Sea Region Natural Physical Environment, Technical Report B1 Beaufort Sea Region Socioeconomic Baseline, Technical Report B1 Beaufort Sea Region Socioeconomic Baseline, Technical Report B1#11a; Anchorage Socioeconomic and Physical Baseline, Technical Report B1 Beaufort Sea Petroleum Development Scenarios, Impacts on Anchorage, Technical Report B1 Alyeska-Fairbanks Case Study, Technical Report B1 Beaufort Sea Region Governance Study, Technical Report B1 Beaufort Sea Petroleum Development Scenarios, Economic and Demographic Impacts, Technical Report B1 Beaufort Sea Petroleum Development Scenarios, Man Made Environmental Impacts, Technical Report B1 Beaufort Sea Petroleum Development Scenarios, Transportation Impacts, Technical Report B1 Beaufort Sea Petroleum Development Scenarios, Natural Physical Environment Impacts, Technical Report B1 Beaufort Sea Petroleum Development Scenarios, Sociocultural Impacts, Technical Report B1 Beaufort Sea Petroleum Development Scenarios, Summary of Socioeconomic Impacts, Technical Report B1 Second Program Summary Report, Technical Report B1 Developing Predictors of Community and Population Change, Technical Report B1 Socioeconomic Impacts of Selected Foreign OCS (Outer Continental Shelf) Development, Technical Report B1 Lower Cook Inlet Petroleum Development Scenarios, Commercial Fishing Industry Analysis, Technical Report B1, Bering-Norton Petroleum Development Scenarios, Economic and Demographic Analysis, Technical Report B12 Bering-Norton Petroleum Development Scenarios, Sociocultural Systems Analysis, Technical Report B1#54(v.1); Monitoring Oil Exploration Activities in the Lower Cook Inlet, Technical Report B17 Small Community Population Impact Model, Special Report B2 BLM Studies, Reference Papers B3 Physical Characteristics, Reference Papers B3 Biotic Resources, Reference Papers B3 Economic Development, Reference Papers B3 Sociological Resources, Reference Papers B3 Marine Food Web, Reference Papers B3 Oil and Gas Operations, Reference Papers B3 Policy Requirements and Controls, Reference Papers B3 Energy Alernatives, Reference Papers B3 Bering Sea/Norton Sound Petroleum Development Scenarios, Forecast of Conditions Without the Planned Lease Sale, Impact Analysis B4; Bering Sea Cultural Resources, Technical Paper (1978)
Environmental Impact Statement
Reliable information on the relative position of the drilling vessel and the subsea wellhead is an important key to controlling horizontal displacement. Three types of monitoring devices are in use today. One type of vessel-position indicating ...
Environmental Impact Statement
Reliable information on the relative position of the drilling vessel and the subsea wellhead is an important key to controlling hrizontal displacement. Three types of ncnitoring devices are in use today. One type of vessel—position indicating ...
by M. Enamul Hossain, Abdulaziz Abdullah Al-Majed
Wellhead Equipment and Completion Wellhead is the pressure containing equipment at the surface of the well where casing strings are suspended. A blowout preventer or Christmas tree is connected with it. Wellheads are required to ...
Trading Natural Gas (1997)
Cash Futures Options and Swaps by Fletcher J. Sturm
The wellhead is the term used for the mechanism which funnels and controls the flow of gas from the ground below up to the surface. It is usually not constructed nor operated by the royalty owner, but rather by a third party, such as a pipeline ...
The British gazetteer (1852)
political, commercial, ecclesiastical, and historical; showing the distances of each place from London and Derby--gentleman's seats--populations ...&c. Illustrated by county maps, with all the railways accurately laid down by Benjamin Clarke
-~ =- Wellhead is the seat of John Watcrhouse, Esq., a magistrate for the west riding ...
Hydrologic Data and Internet Resources by Pedro Fierro, Jr., Evan K. Nyer
EPA's Wellhead ...
by Joseph J. Cordes, Robert D. Ebel, Jane Gravelle
The natural gas severance tax is levied either on the value of natural gas at the wellhead or on a thousand cubic feet (MCF) basis. In some states natural gas is taxed per MCF but the rate is indexed to the price of natural gas. These states do ...
by Norman Hyne Ph.D.
wellbore image log | wellhead netback wellbore. It causes the wellbore storage effect. (afterflow and afterproduction) wellbore image log see image log wellbore pressure containment the maximum allowable wellbore pressure without drilling ...
Oil and Gas Dictionary (1988)
An Encyclopedic Dictionary of Economic and Financial Concepts andTerms by Paul Stevens
When casing has been cemented to a depth of 5000 feet, the permanent wellhead is installed, consisting of a casing head and a CASING HANGER. The service wellhead, consisting of high-pressure BLOW-OUT PREVENTERS, is also ...
by D. J. Poehls, Gregory J. Smith
Sealing the wellhead Completing the procedures necessary to maintain the integrity of a well after construction. One requirement for properly sealing a wellhead is to have the casing extend at least 12 in. (0.3 m) above the floor or ground ...
by John Gunn
Guidelinesfor Wellhead and Springhead Protections Area Delineation in Carbonate Rocks, Atlanta, Georgia: Groundwater Protection Branch, Region 4, US Environmental Protection Agency (Report 904-B-97—003) US Fish and Wildlife ...
by Robert Desbrandes
The main one is that the well does not have to be killed because the operation can be carried out under pressure in the wellhead ...
Environmental Law Lexicon (2015)
by Nicholas A. Robinson
WELLHEAD PROTECTION AREA: The surface and subsurface area surrounding a water well or wellfield, supplying a public water system, through which contaminants are reasonably likely to move toward and reach such water well or ...
Norwegian Dictionary (2015)
Norwegian-English, English-Norwegian by Forlang A.S. Cappelens
~hode sb petro wellhead. ~hode- trykk sb petro wellhead pressure. ~hodeutstyr sb petro wellhead equipment. ~kapasitet sb petro well capacity. ~klynge sb petro well cluster. br0yte vb (med sneplog) clear the road of snow, broytebil sb ...
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- The Wellhead
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- Wellhead Wood
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- Netherbow wellhead
Cistern which used to supply water to the Old Town.
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- Nethergate Bow Wellhead
High Street, Edinburgh
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- Wellhead, Cranz Lease
Just south of Attwater Prairie Chicken National Wildlife Refuge TX
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- The Easterbrook Wellhead
. . . with its newly planted landscape.
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- Wellhead, Burton-by-Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Two miles north of Lincoln just below the Lincoln Ridge is the little spring line village of Burton-by-Lincoln. The area has been inhabited since time immemorial because of the source of fresh water from the spring which it is said has never been known to run dry. In around 200AD a Roman Villa was sited here for just this reason.
There are two wellheads in the village from which water can be drawn. This one, half way down the escarpment, at the entrance of the drive to the Church, bears a simple engraved stone plaque with the letter "M" (*) and the date 1860.
(*)Lord Monson was the local landowner.
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- Wellhead Wood
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- Detail, bolts on wellhead
Cranz Lease near Eagle Lake TX. Sepia-tone image.
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- Wellhead Meaning
Video shows what wellhead means. The place where a spring breaks out of the ground, the source of water for a stream or well.. The source of something, ...
- VOCABULARY IN 20 LANGUAGES = Wellhead equipment
- VOCABULARY IN 20 LANGUAGES = Wellhead control system
- VOCABULARY IN 20 LANGUAGES = Wellhead running tools
- Pump Operators, Except Wellhead Pumpers Job Description
Pump Operators, Except Wellhead Pumpers Job Description.
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Scrabble value of W4E1L1L1H4E1A1D2
The value of this 8-letter word is 15 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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