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03:58 May 28, 2003
English to French translations [PRO] Tech/Engineering - Petroleum Eng/Sci / oil
English term or phrase:off-line and on-line
Mud inerting operations and processing are performed off-line and on-line in the oil-producing regions of XXX and XXX.
The asker has declined this answer Comment: mon client m'a dit que c'est en direct et en differe
2 hrs confidence: peer agreement (net): +1
en ligne / hors ligne
Explanation: Another possibility:
It mean that the inerting operation ("inertage", which is making the mud inert) can be done in-line (can be integrated as part of the drilling/extracting/... process) or offline (separatly, eg. in a laboratory by transporting the mud and treating it separatly,...)