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PREFERRED TERM
auger drilling  
TYPE
  • http://purl.org/net/provenance/ns#DataItem

DEFINITION
  • Drilling of a cylindrical hole with an ad hoc tool in order to collect a rock sample, or to carry out a physical measurement or a geological observation. By extension, designates also the drill hole, whatever the latter's purpose. In this case drilling is performed by means of an auger, i.e. with a helical screw which is driven into the ground with rotation.
DESCRIPTION
  • Drilling of a cylindrical hole with an ad hoc tool in order to collect a rock sample, or to carry out a physical measurement or a geological observation. By extension, designates also the drill hole, whatever the latter's purpose. In this case drilling is performed by means of an auger, i.e. with a helical screw which is driven into the ground with rotation.
IDENTIFIER
  • augerDrilling
TITLE
  • auger drilling
URI
http://inspire.ec.europa.eu/codelist/ExplorationActivityTypeValue/augerDrilling
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