Dictionary of Petroleum Exploration, Drilling and Production, Second Edition

Norman J. Hyne, Ph.D.


Norman Hyne's comprehensive upstream dictionary has been thorougly updated, with more than 8,000 new definitions and entries. Covering everything in the upstream oil and gas sector, this new second edition also covers land, legal, accounting and finance terms.

Written in easy-to-understand language with more than 100 illustrations, the second edition of Dr. Hyne's dictionary offers the ultimate book for everyone regardless of technical background.


  • Rotary drilling rig
  • Deviated well terminology
  • Geological map symbols
  • Horizontal well terminology
  • Stratigraphic column
  • Rotary table
  • Rotary drilling rig
  • Wireline logging
  • Beam pumping unit
  • Blowout preventers
  • Declined curve chart
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