TITLE

Select the Right Slurry for the Job

PUB. DATE
March 2013
SOURCE
National Driller;Mar2013, Vol. 34 Issue 3, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the selection of right kind of slurry as per the kind of drilling work and also expands on the advantages of utilizing synthetic slurry over mineral (bentonite) slurry. It states that the lack of gel strength in synthetic slurry is a merit for the construction of drilled shafts. It also states that initial cost of synthetic slurry is high but its utilization lowers the overall cost and suggests for taking technical support from manufacturers prior to purchase of slurry.
ACCESSION #
86433654

 

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