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English to Spanish translations [PRO] Tech/Engineering
English term or phrase:lightweight slurry
Contexto: técnicas de cementación en pozos petroleros
"An operator in Indonesia experienced this problem when the cementing job for 1338-in. casing called for three different systems—neat cement for the shoe, lightweight slurry for the intermediate section and a fluidloss system to control gas migration in the upper interval."
Slurry: a mixture of water and such finely divided materials, such as portland cement, slag, or soil in suspension.
Ref: Moxie International's Glossary of Concrete
Slurry: a plastic mixture of cement and water that is pumped into a well to harden; there it supports the casing and provides a seal in the wellbore to prevent migration of underground fluids.
Ref: Glossary of petroleum industry