DSL requires Mechanical Engineers to undertake inspection of drilling related equipment as part of rig audit/acceptance requirements at overseas locations.
Review of all rig equipment certification and inspection of all critical safety elements of the equipment that could be expected to cause operational downtime when a mechanical failure occurs.
- Mast and Sub-structure
- Top Drive Systems Hoisting Equipment
- Rig Floor and Derrick
- Mud system
- Well Control Equipment
- BOP control System
- BOP Stack
- Power Plant
- Electrical Equipment
- Safety Systems and Equipment
- Maintenance System
- Spare Parts
Analysis of equipment condition and standards of maintenance, in accordance with API Standards and Equipment Manufacturer’s Specifications and Recommendations
Opening of all major items of equipment for internal inspection as requested, for the purpose of a detailed examination of gear teeth, bearings, chains and ancillary parts for excessive wear, damage, cracks and other defects and for the measurements of clearances
Perform function testing, pressure testing, load testing and insulation resistance checks for all critical equipment on the drilling unit, as applicable
Conduct check on and ensure correct installation and working condition of safety devices for accident prevention and avoidance of equipment failures
Check availability of HSE standards and procedures related to safe operation of drilling and work-over rigs and safety of personnel and protection of environment
The efficiency and effectiveness of the Rig Preventive Maintenance Systems
Compilation of comprehensive reports and certification of compliance attesting that all inspection and repair/modification work has been satisfactorily completed in accordance with controlling codes and standards.
Minimum of 5 years’ experience, Knowledge of Equipment, Industry Standards and Specifications