drill floor


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drill floor

[′dril ‚flȯr]
(engineering)
A work area covered with planks around the collar of a borehole at the base of a drill tripod or derrick.
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Remote failure diagnosis and monitoring system for unmanned operation at the drill floor and automated control, greatly reduce the labour costs and improve drilling efficiency.
Your work in this highly-skilled role would include controlling operations on the drill floor, overseeing assembly of the drilling tools and connecting sections of drill pipe, operating and controlling the machinery that raises and lowers the drill, keeping records of the drilling process and making sure that the whole team follows health and safety rules.
That's the ide rather start at the band work my way the drill floor.
It improves safety on the drill floor by removing rig personnel from the rotating zone while making connections.
Paul, from Dyce, Aberdeen, recalls finishing a job in the Third World where he had been on the drill floor for 72 hours and making his way to a new job in Russia.
Completed drilling provided substantial step-outs to the previous drilling array, tighter drill spacing in select areas where greater confidence in deposit modeling parameters was desired, and extensions of several broadly spaced prior drill holes confirmed the continuation of the Altar mineralization below the previous drill floor to vertical depths of approximately 1000 meters -- the mechanical limit of the contracted drill rigs.
Its portfolio comprises drilling rig control systems, top drives, traveling blocks, automated pipe handling, iron rough necks, drawworks, derrick structures, drill floor tools, fingerboards, BOP handling equipment, deadline anchors and drill line spoolers.
The newly issued Guide for the Classification of Drilling Systems includes these enhanced standards and takes a more holistic approach to the entire drilling system from the drill floor to the wellhead including the blow out preventer.
The main drill floor, which has about 13,000 feet of space available, can be used for a variety of community events, Meyers said.
The drilling engineer plans and directs the central function on the drill floor where the center of activity is to drill deep into the earth to explore and to tap into the oil reservoir for oil and gas safely.