Drilling Structures from Concept to API Compliance

Lee C. Moore announced today a critical new training seminar, “Drilling Structures: from Concept to API Compliance,” to be held on April 10-11, 2013 in Houston, Texas. The two-day seminar will be an opportunity for end users, drilling contractors and operators to be informed on the basics of design, inspection, maintenance and repair of drilling structures.

Lee C. Moore’s seminar is tailored to benefit drilling managers, superintendents, rig managers, drillers, assistant drillers, welding supervisors and maintenance personnel. It offers a thorough yet concise introduction to many topics relevant to the drilling industry.

Increasingly, drilling contractors and operators need to know how to maintain API compliance with drilling structures, reduce down time and provide employees with greater workplace safety.

Lee C. Moore is currently accepting pre-registration. Only 40 seats are available, and they are filling quickly. Attendees will receive certificates of attendance which are suitable for framing and for use within professional development programs.

Topics Presented

  • Nomenclature
  • Design Overview
  • Raising & Lowering Masts
  • Foundation, Base Planes & Damaged Members
  • Low-Temperature Operations
  • Introduction to API RP4G
  • Notes for Inspection
  • Inspection of Wire Rope & Sheaves
  • Bolted Structures
  • Basic Repair Principles
  • Guidelines for Welding

Expert Instructors

The seminar will be presented by knowledgeable personnel with extensive experience in the industry. The Lee C. Moore staff members who will present the Drilling Structures from Concept to API Compliance Seminar are Tom Wingerter, CEO; Dewayne Vogt, P.E., president and chief engineer; and Steve Ellis, C.W.I., director, field services.


Early Bird Registration is under way

Standard Registration is $1,650 per person. Register by March 1 to receive a 10 percent discount for individuals or a 20 percent discount for groups of five or more.

Click here to download a registration form or contact Steve Ellis by email or phone: +1-918-523-9191.