Author : P.

Kashirskiy /
G. Gonsalves / I. Barkat
Mast and DWKS Raising
REF: Drillmec Checklist
Checked By: Sanjeev
Kapoor
Checklist
Page 1 of 4
Approved By: Azzedine
Smida

Issued: April 2011

RIG- IDC 36,37,38
Version 1.0











Mast Raising
 Check fuel tank level. Should be enough level to run the engines.
 Make sure three (03) Generators on line.
 Check DWKS clutch function and air pressure. Air pressure should be
above 100 Psi.
 Check DWKS Brake hydraulic power unit (HPU) for proper functioning
and oil level.
 Deactivate drawworks anti-collision system (Crown saver/ Twin stop)
 Check drawworks cooling system. Water should be circulating in the
system.
 Make sure Auxiliary Brake linkage in engaged with DWKS.
 Check sheaves lubrication (A-FRAME; MAST; CROWN BLOCK;
DRAWWORKS’S FRAME).
 Check that the Raising Lines are correctly positioned in the sheaves
and that the sheaves guard is properly inserted.
 Check anchor of raising lines into mast’s pad-eyes (the coupling
between the end of line, pad eye and pin shall be slipping).
 Check that the raising lines are properly anchored at Travelling Block
raising ree.
 Check Drill Line, Fast Line and Dead Line (Travelling Block; Crown
Block; Guide roller for wire rope) for interferences and obstacles.
 Check dead line clamping to Dead Line Anchor after reeving of Drill line
in Drawworks main drum.






Author : P.
Kashirskiy /
G. Gonsalves / I. Barkat
Mast and DWKS Raising
REF: Drillmec Checklist
Checked By: Sanjeev
Kapoor
Checklist
Page 2 of 4
Approved By: Azzedine
Smida

Issued: April 2011

RIG- IDC 36,37,38
Version 1.0











 A team of two persons A/D & Derrick man on behalf of Rig Mgr/ Tool
Pusher shall check all parts of mast, monkey board, casing stabbing
board, belly board, crown block, stairs, resting platforms ,tong
counterweights and all completions, for :
 All shafts are inserted and properly locked by safety pins.
 Mast‘s ladder fastening is completed.
 No bolts or nuts loosened
 Remove every possible falling-object.
 Make sure monkey board platform is folded & secured
 Check Mast’s both side cylinder jacks function.
 Check Dead Line anchor’s load cell connection.
 Check light-system (Mast and Crown Block).
 Check the presence in the yard of all Setback completion equipment
(guard, handrails, stairs, V-door, Stand pipe support, etc…) useful to be
install for secure the frame after the raising.
 Raise the Mast of about 20 cm from the stand, to check the Brake of
Drawworks, dead line.
 Verify the correct calibration of the weight indicator.
 On high Hose support, Maximum weight of Mast at the starting point of
raising should be around 330 Klbs.



 MAST RAISING START: ....................
 MAST RAISING STOP: ....................
 MAX LOAD: ....................





Author : P.
Kashirskiy /
G. Gonsalves / I. Barkat
Mast and DWKS Raising
REF: Drillmec Checklist
Checked By: Sanjeev
Kapoor
Checklist
Page 3 of 4
Approved By: Azzedine
Smida

Issued: April 2011

RIG- IDC 36,37,38
Version 1.0











Drawworks Raising

Afterwards Mast raising and after Setback is secured, perform following
checks before Raising DWKS.

 Check Raising line’s new path (raising lines shall be properly anchored
into sheaves and the sheaves guard shall be in correct position).
 Check that all shafts and all safety pins are in proper position, to be
connected after
 Remove the water line, connected on Elamagco side, to avoid
damaging with the tension of DWKS raising line.
 Drawworks raising.
 Check that Grasshopper is properly fixed and free from obstacles. All
cables are free of tension.
 Make sure that spreader beam installed in between grasshopper and
substructure base. If not installed, grass hooped will move while raising
DWKS.
 Check that there aren’t any electrical cables or pipes in the way.
 At the time of raising, Maximum weight of DWKS should be around
130 Klbs.


 DRAWWORKS RAISING START: ....................
 DRAWWORKS RAISING STOP: ....................
 MAX LOAD: ....................




Author : P.
Kashirskiy /
G. Gonsalves / I. Barkat
Mast and DWKS Raising
REF: Drillmec Checklist
Checked By: Sanjeev
Kapoor
Checklist
Page 4 of 4
Approved By: Azzedine
Smida

Issued: April 2011

RIG- IDC 36,37,38
Version 1.0











The Rig manager shall choose suitable operators to follow this task:
Driller:

Name_____________ Signature_____________

Chief Electrician in charge to check the generators and all electrical parts.

Name_____________ Signature_____________

Chief Mechanic in charge to control the correct duty of Mast’s receiving
cylinder

Name_____________ Signature_____________



Verify that in the perimeter surroundings the raising area doesn’t have any
obstacles for an eventually escape.

Place : _______________________________
Date: _______________________________
Tool Pusher ____________________________________
Rig Manager: _______________________________

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