PDC

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AcronymDefinition
PDCProfessional Developers Conference
PDCPrimary Domain Controller (Microsoft Windows NT Server)
PDCPortland Development Commission (Oregon)
PDCPlaya del Carmen (Mexico)
PDCPublic Disclosure Commission (State of Washington)
PDCPark Distance Control (automotive)
PDCProfessional Development Center
PDCProfessional Darts Corporation
PDCPhilosophy Documentation Center (various locations)
PDCPalm Desert (Amtrak station code; Palm Desert, CA)
PDCPermaculture Design Certificate
PDCPentium Dual Core (processor)
PDCPainting and Decorating Contractors (trade association)
PDCPersonal Digital Cellular (Japan)
PDCProfessional Development Conference (IEEE-USA)
PDCPeace and Development Council
PDCChristian Democratic Party
PDCPlasmacytoid Dendritic Cells
PDCParticipatory Design Conference
PDCPeugeot Design Contest
PDCProgramme Delivery Control
PDCProduction Digital Colour
PDCProcessor Dependent Code
PDCPersonal Digital Communications
PDCProcessing Data Center
PDCPrimary Digital Carrier
PDCPacket Data Channel
PDCPrimary Domain Controller
PDCPersonal Digital Cellular
PDCPhysics Data Challenge
PDCPark Distance Control
PDCProcessor-Dependent Code
PDCPower Distribution Center (Nortel)
PDCPacific Disaster Center
PDCParlementair Documentatie Centrum (Dutch: Parliamentary Documentation Center; Leiden University)
PDCPolycrystalline Diamond Compact (drill bits)
PDCPacific Design Center
PDCParti Democrate-Chretien Suisse (Christian Democratic Party of Switzerland)
PDCPlanning, Design and Construction (various organizations)
PDCPersonal Development Curriculum
PDCProject Design Consultants (California)
PDCParts Distribution Center
PDCPolaroid Digital Camera
PDCPenang Development Corporation (Penang, Malaysia; since 1969)
PDCProfessional Development Community (various organizations)
PDCPeople Data Centre (Unilever)
PDCProduct Development Center
PDCPre-Departure Clearance
PDCProfessional Development Certificate
PDCProtective Device Coordination (software)
PDCPersonal Digital Certificate (authentication)
PDCProject Development Cycle (business sequence)
PDCPost Dated Cheque (India)
PDCPartido Demócrata Cristiano de Cuba (Christian Democratic Party of Cuba)
PDCProgram Delivery Control (Sony)
PDCProfessional Development Collection (resource; various locations)
PDCPrescription Discount Card (healthcare; various organizations)
PDCProportion of Days Covered (medication performance)
PDCProposed Date of Completion (various organizations)
PDCPacific Digital Cellular
PDCPost-Dated Check
PDCPartisan Defense Committee (San Francisco, CA)
PDCPartito Democratico-Cristiano Popolare Svizzero (Christian Democratic Party of Switzerland)
PDCPlan de Développement Communal (French: Communal Development Plan)
PDCPyridinium Dichromate (oxidising agent)
PDCPretty Damn Cool
PDCParoxysmal Dystonic Choreoathetosis
PDCPersonal Digital Communication
PDCPast Department Commander
PDCPeriodic Detention Centre (Australia)
PDCPartners for Democratic Change
PDCProtective Design Center (Army Corps of Engineers)
PDCProcessing and Disbursement Center (disaster assistance)
PDCProduct Distribution Center
PDCPerformance Data Collection
PDCPlugin Delay Compensation
PDCPublic Documents Committee (Canada)
PDCPoorly Differentiated Carcinoma
PDCPenwith District Council (UK)
PDCPerforation Depth Control (energy exploration)
PDCPsychodiagnostic Chirology (behavioral science)
PDCPrimary Data Center
PDCPlanet Definition Committee (International Astronomical Union)
PDCMueo, New Caledonia (Airport Code)
PDCPatient Data Card
PDCPassive Data Collection
PDCPalladium Chloride
PDCPennsylvania Design Center, LLC (Greencastle, PA)
PDCPhysical Demand Characteristics (work assessment)
PDCProcess Design Center (Netherlands)
PDCProject Development Committee (various organizations)
PDCPerfect Day Coming (band)
PDCPhilips Display Components
PDCProgram Designator Code
PDCPower Delivery Consultants
PDCProject Design Center (NASA)
PDCPersonnel Development Committee
PDCProgram Development Council
PDCPresbyterians for Disability Concerns
PDCPer Diem Travel and Transportation Allowance Committee
PDCPiedmont Driving Club (Atlanta, GA)
PDCPostal Data Center
PDCProposal Development Center
PDCProgrammable Downconverter
PDCPurchase Day Camp (Purchase, New York)
PDCProject Document Control
PDCPublications Distribution Center
PDCPlease Don't Cut (boxes)
PDCPractice Depth Charge
PDCParti Démocratique Centriste (Centrist Democratic Party, Rwanda)
PDCPersonal Digital Cordless
PDCPersonnel Data Card
PDCPagan Dance Cult (band)
PDCProgram Development Computer
PDCPrincipal Design Criteria
PDCProgramming, Design & Construction
PDCPrevention of Deterioration Center
PDCPassive Dispersion Compensator (Bellcore)
PDCPredetermined Count
PDCProcess Design Criteria
PDCPosition Depth Charge
PDCPolka Dot Creations (online book store)
PDCPayroll Distribution Charge
PDCPerformance-Driven Change
PDCPSP (PlayStation Portable) Demo Center (gaming site)
PDCProduct Design Change
PDCPremium Disbursement Credit (insurance)
PDCPre-Degree Certificate
PDCPredictive Dialer for Collection
PDCPulse Discharge Capacitor
PDCPostcode Defined Circulation (UK - Royal Mail)
PDCPercom Data Corporation
PDCPostal Delivery Controller (Australia Post)
PDCPower Demand Charge(s)
PDCPre-Deadline Cycle
PDCPeeled, Deveined, and Cooked (shimp market labelling)
References in periodicals archive ?
Varel UK Limited joined forces with the University of Aberdeen to develop a new polycrystalline diamond compact (PDC) drill-bit, which will combine shearing and gouging actions.
The company manufactures and supplies drill bits, primarily roller cone bits, and fixed-cutter polycrystalline diamond compact (PDC) bits.
The firm also established the drill bit manufacturing plant in Saudi Arabia -- that is delivering polycrystalline diamond compact bits, made entirely in the Kingdom and are exported to over 40 countries.
While about 36 percent of the polycrystalline diamond compact (PDC) drill bits are supplied to Saudi Aramco, the other 64 percent are exported to 41 countries including the US, China, India, Russia, Argentina, the UK, Kenya, Egypt, Thailand, Indonesia, Malaysia, and Australia.
Most recently, Dr Dyer has served as CEO of Ulterra Drilling Technologies, a company he helped grow into the largest independent polycrystalline diamond compact (PDC) drill bit company globally, a distinction it continues to hold to this day.
PDC (Polycrystalline Diamond Compact) cutter is made of PCD (Polycrystalline Diamond) powder plus activator (Cobalt or Silicon) and WC (Wolfram Carbide) substrate and sintered under high temperature and pressure [1].
Polycrystalline Diamond Compact (PDC) bit is used often on the drilling process.
Ulterra is a manufacturer of polycrystalline diamond compact drill bits for the oil and gas industry.
Daryl Allen, Proxima product development manager, said, Proxima HPR casting resins offer thermal stability and toughness with fast and easy polycrystalline diamond compact (PDC) or tricone drillability for many downhole applications.
Li, "Wear and failure mechanisms of polycrystalline diamond compact bits," Wear, vol.
Varel PDC Product Manager Cary Maurstad describes the line as a definitive enhancement for the company's fixed cutter, polycrystalline diamond compact (PDC) product line.
Atlas Copco Secoroc-Salt Lake City develops and manufactures drilling products with a focus on rotary polycrystalline diamond compact (PDC) drill bits.