Drilling Rig Inspection & Maintenance & Investigation

A drilling and workover operations mistakes


By the end of this course, participant will be able to:

  • Inspect the rig and follow up the maintenance schedule, to eliminate the down time.

  • Impact of the rig inspection and maintenance on the operations running

  • Learn the failure of the drilling and workover operations, the proper procedures for controlling the well.


  • Introduction and Definitions
  • Equipment Management Systems (EMS)
  • Diesel Engine Fundamentals
  • Major Engine Systems and their Maintenance Requirements
  • Drilling Rig Overhead Equipment, Draw Works Components
  • Hydraulics
  • Transmissions, Compressors and Generators
  • Developing a Maintenance Strategy
  • Computerized Maintenance Management Systems
  • Oil Analysis Programs - Implementation and Interpretation
  • Life Cycle Analysis
  • Failure Analysis
  • Scheduling Maintenance Intervals
  • Down hole tools failure (Bits, Jars, MWD, Drill pipe, etc..)
  • Cement job failure (recommendations for good cement job)
  • Work over tools and failure of wire line tools(well control, proper operations to avoid improper operations)

Who Can Benefit?

Drilling manager, Drillers, engineers, drilling engineering, drilling supervisors