133 – Lifting

5 September 2000

Alert 00 – 28 Near Miss – Anti-Two Blocking Devices

Alert 00 – 28 Near Miss – Anti-Two Blocking Devices WHAT HAPPENED: A crane operator was booming down the crane onto the boom rest. As he was
5 July 2000

Alert 00 – 22 LTI Shear Point – Lost Finger

Alert 00 – 22 LTI Shear Point – Lost Finger WHAT HAPPENED: A forklift operator was assisting a crane operator to straighten the cable on the spool
5 July 2000

Alert 00 – 20 Dropped Blocks

Alert 00 – 20 Dropped Blocks WHAT HAPPENED: Crews were preparing to move a rig and, at the time of the incident, the blocks were near the
5 June 2000

Alert 00 – 18 Fatality – Man Struck by Falling Object

Alert 00 – 18 Fatality – Man Struck by Falling Object WHAT HAPPENED: A 700-pound (317.5-kg) rotary base plate was being hoisted from a workboat to an
5 June 2000

Alert 00 – 16 Slipping and Cutting Drill Line

Alert 00 – 16 Slipping and Cutting Drill Line WHAT HAPPENED: A rig crew gathered tools and equipment and rigged up to slip and cut the drill
5 May 2000

Alert 00 – 14 Near Fatal Injury when Pipe Dropped from Elevators

Alert 00 – 14 Near Fatal Injury when Pipe Dropped from Elevators WHAT HAPPENED: Several incidents have occurred where 2-7/8″ drill pipe or 2-7/8″ pup joints have
5 February 2000

Alert 00 – 04 Wrong Load Causes Crane Collapse

Alert 00 – 04 Wrong Load Causes Crane Collapse WHAT HAPPENED: A hydraulic platform crane failed while lifting a 14,500 lb. (6525 kg) tank from a supply
6 September 1999

Alert 99 – 29 Crane Operations Incident

Alert 99 – 29 Crane Operations Incident WHAT HAPPENED: The crane main load line was landing the second of a series of loads onto a moored supply
6 September 1999

Alert 99 – 28 Hydraulic Telescoping Cylinder Failure

Alert 99 – 28 Hydraulic Telescoping Cylinder Failure WHAT HAPPENED: While rigging up a telescoping mast, one of the two cylinders failed and the mast dropped. No