Drilling Rig

A drilling rig is a large machine used for drilling deep into the earth’s surface in order to extract oil, natural gas, minerals, or water. It typically consists of a tower or derrick structure and a hoisting mechanism to raise and lower the drill string. Drilling rigs can be used for both onshore and offshore drilling operations. The size and capabilities of drilling rigs vary greatly, ranging from small portable units to massive offshore structures.

Drilling Rig Systems

Drilling rig consists of following systems. Hoisting system Rotary system Circulation System Power system BOP system Monitoring system Drilling Rig Hoisting System It enable drilling rig to raise and lower working string into and out of well bore. main components of drilling rig hoisting system are: draw works, drilling line, crown block, traveling block, mast,dead …

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