Select the Right Slurry for the Job

March 2013
National Driller;Mar2013, Vol. 34 Issue 3, p18
Trade Publication
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.


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