Last modified on 18 June 2013, at 13:38

casing shoe

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casing shoe (plural casing shoes)

  1. (engineering) In drilling, a bull-nose shaped device, known as a guide shoe or casing shoe, is attached to the bottom of the casing string and a casing hanger, which allows the casing to be suspended from the wellhead, is attached to the top of the casing.