Rig crossword: Test your drilling knowledge this holiday

How well do you know the drilling business? Put your expertise to the test with this rig-inspired crossword.

Complete the puzzle yourself or quiz your friends and family during the holiday season.

From everyone at Trinidad Drilling, have a happy and safe holiday!

Rig crossword

Trinidad crossword

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Across

3. To get a rig job, you must have a valid one of these.

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6. In Canada, “break up” happens in this season.

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7. The operation of hoisting the drill string out of and then returning it to the well bore.

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8. The crew member who works on the monkeyboard.

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9. This should be every rig hand’s No. 1 priority.

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10. Another name for the Rig Manager.

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Down

1. Drilling mud helps cool and lubricate this piece of equipment. (Two words)

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2. The name of the major shale basin in West Texas.

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3. The entry-level position on a rig.

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4. In order to get a job on the rigs in Canada, you need these qualifications: H2S ______, First Aid and eGSO.

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5. Drill days ÷ total available rig days = ______ rate

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9. Every crew member has a responsibility to ______ and report unsafe activities.

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Answers (click to enlarge)

Trinidad Crossword Answers

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