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By Ulrich Harms, Christian Koeberl, Mark D. Zoback

The foreign Continental medical Drilling software (ICDP) used to be proven in 1996 to coordinate examine that consists of drilling into the continental crust. After 10 years of winning foreign and multidisciplinary drilling initiatives, this quantity presents a evaluate and synthesizes the accomplishments of the previous decade of the foreign Continental medical Drilling software and, extra importantly, defines possibilities for medical development via destiny drilling tasks, addressing a extensive variety of disciplines within the Earth Sciences. subject matters lined contain the significance of clinical drilling for: weather swap and worldwide Environments, impression buildings, the Geobiosphere, Volcanic structures, energetic Faults, Hotspot Volcanoes and big Igneous Provinces, Convergent Plate obstacles and Collision Zones, and typical assets. moreover this publication features a precis of earlier tasks and actions supported by way of the ICDP.

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Wireline Drillstring for CCSDP. 5 km (640 pipes of 9 m length each). The drillpipe includes a complete downhole assembly with heavy weight collars (60 pipes of 9 m length each) producing with impregnated core bits a 157 mm diameter well. The mining type wireline coring string has three core barrels (6 m length) and produces nominally 94 mm diameter drillcores, which can be re-oriented through a gravity tool face. International Continental Scientific Drilling Program 25 Hammer Coring System. In the extremely hard UHP-metamorphic rock drilling in the Chinese CSDP, a new kind of coring method was applied from the depth of 100 m to more than 5100 m.

ICDP Information Network. The main objective of the ICDP information network is to provide comprehensive data and information management for all ICDP projects. The information network encompasses services supporting: x The capturing of scientific drilling data using the special on-site DIS, x a virtual global field laboratory based on the eXtended DIS, x the dissemination of project information via a common ICDP web site (Fig. 5), x the integrated evaluation and analysis of data supported by the ICDP webhouse.

On-site Data Management. The on-site data management usually starts a week before the drilling operations begin. The OSG assists the data curators in setting up the local network, in preparing the DIS-server and DIS- 22 Ulrich Harms and Rolf Emmermann client machines, in testing and adjusting the DIS according to necessary requirements. Fig. 5. org) with locations of drilling projects. Core Imaging. The digital core scanning facilities are an integral part of the DIS systems, which are used for the documentation of the fresh cores.

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