ONLINE RIG DESIGN COURSE

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ONLINE RIG DESIGN COURSE

Oil rig is basically a man made platform that is used for off-shore or land drilling. As an oil rig worker, one can work on both platforms, and is responsible for several tasks that are related to safely oil drilling. Many people ask us about the definitions of the various generations of offshore drilling rigs. The details below consist of definition of offshore rig types and meaning of rig generations.

Offshore drilling rigs have all the functions of onshore rigs but also need to stay on station in a variety of sea state and allow for secure connections between the surface and the seafloor. To start an offshore well, a thick wall large diameter hollow tube called a conductor is embedded in the seafloor.

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