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DrillSafe Home October 2018

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MACHINE GUARDING
GUARDING AND SAFE GUARDING

Guarding of moving and rotating parts is probably one of the most contentious issues in the drilling industry. Every manufacturer and most certainly every contractor has his own views on what a guard should look like and the materials from which it is constructed. 

As there are no explicit legal specifications for guarding, the aim of this series of articles, is to try and make some sense of this topic and so generate some guidelines that could be used when designing a guard.


HOISTING OPERATION
CLARIFICATION OF DEPTH CAPACITY DRILL RIGS CALCULATIONS

Subsequent to our articles on the pullback capacity of hydraulic long stroke and top drive drill rigs, in which we used pictures of a manufacturers drill rig, a manufacturer has pointed out an inaccuracy in our article and so we would like to clarify the calculations that we did and clear up any misunderstanding.