Tripping Operations – Best Practices

Tripping Operations - Best Practices 1. Preparation

The Drilling Supervisor shall approve and provide written instructions to the Contractor Toolpusher prior to any trip out of the hole. These instructions shall include the:

  • sequence of operations  i.e. flow check, circulate bottoms up, drop survey, etc.
  • maximum allowed overpull
  • procedures if tight hole is encountered
  • maximum running/pulling speeds
  • preparation of equipment for the following operation when out of the hole
  • Trip sheet

Pipe Tally

The drilling contractor shall ensure that a master . . .

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