AC rig

What is an AC rig?

If you’ve followed along on our blog and social media channels, you’re probably familiar with AC rigs by now – after all, we’re pretty proud of our fleet. But what exactly are they?

Wayne Kuzio, Canadian Senior Field Superintendent here at Trinidad, and the Canadian rig managers worked together to provide us with the details.

Craig Barker, a Relief Rig Manager from rig 56, put it very clearly: “Control…it is all about control.” So what does that mean to the rest of us?

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2,222 days of safety: Rig 41

 

Trinidad Drilling Rig 41

When it comes to safety, Trinidad Rig 41 is king.

Every Trinidad rig works toward zero incidents every single day, and Rig 41 shows how it’s done.

Rig Manager George Deveson gets a ton of credit for guiding his rig to 2,222 days of safety.

He has been in the oil industry for just over 32 years, a Rig Manager for 14, and on Rig 41 near Grande Prairie, Alberta, for eight years. It’s fair to say he has the experience, not to mention the dedication, to keep his crew safe.

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