Install oil rig


Transport and set up oil rig at designated location; disassemble oil rig when drilling activities have finished.

Alternative labels

assembling and disassembling oil rig
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assemble and disassemble oil rig

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Relationships with occupations

Essential skill

Install oil rig is an essential skill of the following occupations:

Tool pusher: Tool pushers assume responsibility over daily drilling operations. They do mostly administrative work. Tool pushers ensure that the oil rig has sufficient materials, spare parts and enough personnel to continue with the daily operations. They conduct drilling activities in accordance with scheduled programme, supervising drilling crew and equipment.
Drill operator: Drill operators supervise a team during rigging and drilling operations. They monitor well activity and take measures in case of emergencies.

Optional skill

Install oil rig is optional for these occupations. This means knowing this skill may be an asset for career advancement if you are in one of these occupations.




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Last updated on September 20, 2022