PVI Software Banner
Home Support & Resources Drilling Industry Glossary Stand (Off Pipe)

Drilling Industry Glossary

All A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Stand (Of Pipe)

A “stand” of drillpipe consists of either three or four joints of pipe and is considered as a unit. The number of drillpipe elements in a joint depends on (1) the length of a joint of pipe and (2) the height of the derrick.



You may also be interested in: