global directory of translation services
 The translation workplace
KudoZ home » English to French » Tech/Engineering

conductor casing string


Login or register (free and only takes a few minutes) to participate in this question.

You will also have access to many other tools and opportunities designed for those who have language-related jobs
(or are passionate about them). Participation is free and the site has a strict confidentiality policy.
09:32 Sep 10, 2000
English to French translations [PRO]
English term or phrase: conductor casing string
Mud logging services
Salma Mansi

Summary of answers provided
nacolonne de tubage conducteurConnie Leipholz



57 days
colonne de tubage conducteur

– Outillage (Extraction du pétrole et du gaz)
– Forage des puits de pétrole

casing string CORRECT
string of casing CORRECT
string CORRECT

colonne de tubage FÉM
colonne de cuvelage FÉM
train de tubage MASC

– Forage des puits de pétrole
– Outillage (Extraction du pétrole et du gaz)

conductor pipe CORRECT
conductor CORRECT, NOM
conductor string CORRECT

tube conducteur CORRECT, MASC
tube guide CORRECT, MASC
tube-guide CORRECT, MASC

DEF – A string of large diameter casing, typically 20 inches OD (508 mm), but sometimes larger, extending from the cellar deck in a jack-up drilling rig down into the borehole for about 60 metres. Like the outer conductor in floating rig operations, it forms a secure base for further drilling and for the BOP stack. It is also a guide during the initial stages for the drill string and serves as a return path for drilling fluid and cuttings until other casing strings are run. Source
CONT – The bit is fastened to the string.... The string hangs inside a casing called a conductor pipe. Source

CONT – Drilling is started by attaching a short drill collar and a large bit to the kelly and drilling a hole to about 50 ft. A length of large size casing is run into this and cemented to the formation. This is called the conductor. Source

CONT – To start the well, a welded conductor pipe, anything from 20 to 30-in diameter, is driven about 100 ft in to the sea bed and cut off just below the rotary table. This connects the sea bed with the rig.
DEF – Colonne de grand diamètre, enfoncée dans le sol sous-marin à la sortie du puits et émergeante, qui supporte la tête de puits située en surface. Source
CONT – Mise en place du tube conducteur. Ce tube conducteur est toujours un tube de gros diamètre et épais, car il doit avoir une grande résistance à la flexion [...]; il doit en effet résister aux efforts exercés sur la tête de puits par la garniture quand la table de rotation n'est pas à la verticale du puits.

CONT – Le tube conducteur qui, comme un entonnoir, guidera le trépan, s'insère dans le trou central [de la plaque de base].

Source : Termium


Comme il n'existe pas de terme tel quel, il faut combiner les deux termes cités ci-dessus : colonne de tubage conducteur

Connie Leipholz
Local time: 18:16
PRO pts in pair: 644
Login to enter a peer comment (or grade)

Return to KudoZ list

KudoZ™ translation help
The KudoZ network provides a framework for translators and others to assist each other with translations or explanations of terms and short phrases.

See also: