Drill Rig and Support Vehicles/Compressor
Tyres-Condition and pressures are in safe working order ? (including spares)
Head,tail,brake,indicator,reversing and clearance lights are operational?
Radio Communications fitted and operational?
Flashing Beacon fitted and operational?
Reversing alarm operational?
Windscreen and washers operational?
Seat Belts fitted and operational?
Park and Service brakes operational?
Visual Check, no oil/water/fluid leaks?
Condition of cabin, doors and panels?
Batteries secure? Connections and isolation switches fitted?
Radiator in good condition?
Towing points adequate?
Pre Starts completed on all vehicles and equipment?
Maintenance and service records up to date?
Current Roadworthy and Registration?
Adequate and Appropriate type?
Charged and tagged on all vehicles?
Easily accessible and secure?
Fire suppression system fitted and charged?
First Aid station identifiable (signage) and location accessible to crew?
First Aid kits stocked and in date?
Trauma Kit and snake bite kit available
Drilling Rig Equipment
Hazardous Substances stored correctly, adequate location and labelled?
MSDS available and current?
Spill Kit approved and stocked?
Current test tags on tools, adequate condition and storage?
RCD fitted to generator?
VRD fitted to AC Welders?
Cylinders upright and contained and stored appropriately?
Flash Back Arrestors both ends?
Gauges and hoses inspected?
Connectors and wiring ok?
Power / Hand Tools in good condition and operational?
General Tool Condition? (Mushrooming)
Wrench - Stilson Jaws?
Tool storage is adequate? Clean?
Are appropriate signs in place?
Emergency stop buttons - Labelled and legible?
Isolation switches - Labelled and Legible?
Fuel,Hydraulic,High pressure lines, pinch points identified - Labelled and legible?
Rig Specific Placard?
Controls on drillers panel clearly labelled?
Emergency Stops fitted and working - Check all of them!
Isolation switches fitted and working - Check all of them!
Is there a remote E Stop in place - Check it is working!
All hot parts are guarded, including exaust?
All moving parts are guarded?
Lagging, Heat shielding?
Gauges and Condition?
Pressure relief Valve fitted? Inspected and tested?
Pressure Vessels tested and Inspected?
Condition of hoses? No damage or leaks?
Condition of electrical wiring?
Are high pressure lines adequately clamped, including shackles?
Are Air receivers in good condition?
Is there an air tap accessible on the drillers control panel?
Inspect Hydraulic cylinders, Leaks?
Inspect Hydraulic hoses?
Are Hydraulic hoses adequately clamped? including shackles?
Are hose socks fitted?
Inspect Hydraulic fittings for leaks etc...?
Inspect hydraulic control levers for tightness or looseness?
Is there a pressure gauge in the hydraulic system?
A frame and pivot point, condition?
Structure mast condition?
Mast dump operation?
Tower locking pins - condition?
Hydraulic rams - Condition?
Mast inspection certificate, NDT tested and inspected annually?
Drilling Rig Equipment - Heights
Main hoisting cable, winch rope,wire lines free from kinks, frays etc...?
Are pulleys and wire ropes, chain feeds and pivot points well lubricated?
Wire cable clamps fitted correctly?
Are belts,chains,pulleys, sprockets, slides and other moving parts in good condition and lubricated as per manufacturers specifications?
Overshot and locking pin in good condition?
Sheaves and blocks in good condition? checked annually?
Hoist drum and guards in good condition?
Mountings including Kelly pull down turnbuckles in good condition?
Adequate storage for all lifting gear and hammers?
Inspect hooks, clam shells, slings and shackles are in good condition?
All lifting gear is on the Lifting register and recorded?
Power tongs, rod clamps and skillets in good condition?
Wrenches and jaws in good condition?
Haul plugs are in good condition?
Downhole hammers and subs are in good condition?
Rod racks are in good condition?
Rods and threads are in good condition?
Table and deflector guards are in good condition?
Slips and rod clamps are guarded?
Rod Spanner in good condition?
Mechanical Rod handler is servicable and in good condition?
In date and serial number recorded? and visible?
Inspect all safety equipment is it all servicable?
Suitable and approved anchor points used?
All safety equipment is on a register and recorded? when was it last inspected?
Ladders and handrails - adequate? (Made to AS1657)
Working Platforms - adequate? (Made to AS1657)
Plans and approved to AS1657?