83 – BOP Area

9 July 2001

Alert 01 – 26 Utility Air Hoist Incident

Alert 01 – 26 Utility Air Hoist Incident WHAT HAPPENED: Crews were using an air hoist located on the cellar deck to align a joint of 20”
9 April 2001

Alert 01 – 11 Near Miss – Sticking BOP Control Valve

Alert 01 – 11 Near Miss – Sticking BOP Control Valve WHAT HAPPENED: While function testing the BOP’s from the Toolpusher’s remote panel it was noticed that
9 January 2001

Alert 01 – 02 Man-Riding Winch Operations Near Miss Incident

Alert 01 – 02 Man-Riding Winch Operations Near Miss Incident WHAT HAPPENED: After completion of logging operations, a man was lowered with a designated air winch to
5 June 2000

Alert 00 – 19 Failure of Annular BOP Element

Alert 00 – 19 Failure of Annular BOP Element WHAT HAPPENED: An Annular BOP was delivered to a rig with a new element installed. When the annular
5 May 2000

Alert 00 – 13 Lost Time Incident – Broken Finger

Alert 00 – 13 Lost Time Incident – Broken Finger WHAT HAPPENED: While attempting to remove the BOP remote closing unit from the rig floor during rig
6 December 1999

Alert 99 – 38 Pressure Trapped in Sub Sea BOP Stack DDV Solenoid Housing

Alert 99 – 38 Pressure Trapped in Sub Sea BOP Stack DDV Solenoid Housing WHAT HAPPENED: While testing the subsea BOP stack, the shear acumulator did not
6 August 1999

Alert 99 – 26 Standing Under Suspended Load

Alert 99 – 26 Standing Under Suspended Load WHAT HAPPENED: A sub-sea engineer was fatally injured while working on a semi-submersible rig. The deceased was standing inside the
6 April 1999

Alert 99 – 13 Using Equipment Under Pressure

Alert 99 – 13 Using Equipment Under Pressure WHAT HAPPENED: Two persons were injured while using a hydraulic torque tool to break out bonnet bolts on BOP’s.
6 May 1998

Alert 98 – 33 Fatality – Contract Welder

Alert 98 – 33 Fatality – Contract Welder WHAT HAPPENED: A contactor welder was fatally injured while welding the swedge on the drive pipe in preparation to nipple