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Rig  Wreck

The hook on a Patterson rig parted from the blocks. Fortunately, no injuries.

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Comment by Clayton W Zieffle on August 18, 2011 at 9:30am
Clearly this is from lack of inspections on overhead equipment
Comment by Adam Speights on August 18, 2011 at 7:08pm
Had something similar happen on my rig last week, but we had the kelly picked up.
Comment by David "Zakk" Holberg on February 11, 2012 at 6:36am
They claim the hook was recently inspected.


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