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12:45 Sep 19, 2007
Portuguese to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Geology / perfuração de poços
Portuguese term or phrase: revestimento de poços
Durante a perfuração os poços são revestidos para evitar o desmoronamento do material.
Mario La Gatto
Brazil
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4 +1casing of wells
R-i-c-h-a-r-d
5well lininglexical
4 +1During drilling, the wells are coated...Marlene Curtis


  

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During drilling, the wells are coated...


Explanation:
"In the 1930s and ‘40s, to appease residents who neither liked the noise, sight or smell, wells were soundproofed with vinyl-coated glass cloth with one-inch ..."

Marlene Curtis
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well lining


Explanation:
...the wells are lined...

lexical
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casing of wells


Explanation:
Generally speaking, wells are 'cased' :)

See these links for further reference: -

After drilling and casing the well, it must be 'completed'. Completion is the process in which the well is enabled to produce oil or gas. ...
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Oil_drilling

Drilled Wells
Only approved well casing material meeting the requirements of the Code may be ... Pits shall not be used on new drilled wells. The well casing shall ...
www.idph.state.il.us/envhealth/factsheets/drilledwlsFS.htm

Shallow wells, wells that have been previously contaminated, and wells without a watertight casing (such as dug wells or springs) should be tested at least ...
http://counties.cce.cornell.edu/onondaga/002_environment/001...

R-i-c-h-a-r-d
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