11 – Wireline

27 May 2007

Alert 07 – 15 Stringing Up Drill Line Results in LTI

Alert 07 – 15 Stringing Up Drill Line Results in LTI WHAT HAPPENED: While stringing the drill line on a new rig, the injured party (IP) was
7 December 2003

Alert 03 – 48 Loss of Well Control Results in Rig Fire

Alert 03 – 48 Loss of Well Control Results in Rig Fire WHAT HAPPENED: A well being drilled in a zone previously under pressured and depleted took
7 March 2003

Alert 03 – 14 Failure of High Pressure Line Results in High Potential Serious Incident

Alert 03 – 14 Failure of High Pressure Line Results in High Potential Serious Incident WHAT HAPPENED: A slick line lubricator was made up on top of
7 March 2003

Alert 03 – 11 Cable Caught in Rotary Hose Clamp Results in Near Miss

Alert 03 – 11 Cable Caught in Rotary Hose Clamp Results in Near Miss WHAT HAPPENED: While lowering the block after completion of wire line logging operation,
7 February 2003

Alert 03 – 06 Rig Floor Dropped Object Results in Near Miss

Alert 03 – 06 Rig Floor Dropped Object Results in Near Miss WHAT HAPPENED: A wire line guide (rig designed and made), that was used for drifting
16 October 2001

Alert 01 – 36 Surface Detonation of Perforating Gun

Alert 01 – 36 Surface Detonation of Perforating Gun WHAT HAPPENED: While a crew was attempting to disarm a 2’ X 3 3/8” select fire perforating gun,
5 April 2000

Alert 00 – 10 Worker Killed by Wireline Spool Unit

Alert 00 – 10 Worker Killed by Wireline Spool Unit WHAT HAPPENED: A worker was killed when he was crushed between the spokes of a wireline drum and
6 May 1998

Alert 98 – 04 Radio Frequency Radiation Hazards

Alert 98 – 04 Radio Frequency Radiation Hazards WHAT HAPPENED: API RP54 states: “Precautions should be exercised in explosive operations to prevent radio frequency radiation hazards. Warning signs
6 May 1998

Alert 98 – 03 Adjustable Pipe Wrenches

Alert 98 – 03 Adjustable Pipe Wrenches WHAT HAPPENED: A lost workday accident occurred while rigging up wireline equipment. The wireline contractor was using a 24″ iron pipe