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Brad Mills

Johannesburg, South Africa

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English (EN)Derrickman

The third in command after the driller & assistant driller.

English (EN)Derrickman

The third in command after the driller & assistant driller.

Oil & gas; Oil

English (EN)cold vent

An area of the ocean floor where hydrogen sulfide, methane and other hydrocarbon-rich fluid seepage occurs, often in the form of a brine pool. Constitutes a biome supporting several endemic species. More commonly a "cold seep"

English (EN)cold vent

An area of the ocean floor where hydrogen sulfide, methane and other hydrocarbon-rich fluid seepage occurs, often in the form of a brine pool. Constitutes a biome supporting several endemic species. More commonly a "cold seep"

Oil & gas; Oil

English (EN)Coal Bed Methane (CBM)

Methane that forms in the gaps between coal molecules. (not to be confused with csg, an abbreviation for the well casing)

English (EN)Coal Bed Methane (CBM)

Methane that forms in the gaps between coal molecules. (not to be confused with csg, an abbreviation for the well casing)

Oil & gas; Oil

English (EN)bell nipple

An enlarged pipe at the top of a casing string that serves as a funnel to guide drilling tools into the top of the well.

English (EN)bell nipple

An enlarged pipe at the top of a casing string that serves as a funnel to guide drilling tools into the top of the well.

Oil & gas; Oil

English (EN)frac job

Slang term for hydraulic fracturing, a process whereby an oil or gas well is stimulated by pumping special fluids into the reservoir, fracturing the formation.

English (EN)frac job

Slang term for hydraulic fracturing, a process whereby an oil or gas well is stimulated by pumping special fluids into the reservoir, fracturing the formation.

Oil & gas; Oil

English (EN)fish

Any object that has been unintentionally dropped and lost down the wellbore. Fishing is the act of using specialized tools to retrieve a fish.

English (EN)fish

Any object that has been unintentionally dropped and lost down the wellbore. Fishing is the act of using specialized tools to retrieve a fish.

Oil & gas; Oil

English (EN)big bear

A big bear is a hitch (see hitch) that lasts a minimum of 50 straight days.

English (EN)big bear

A big bear is a hitch (see hitch) that lasts a minimum of 50 straight days.

Oil & gas; Oil

English (EN)Coal Seam Gas (CSG)

Methane that forms in the gaps between coal molecules. (not to be confused with csg, an abbreviation for the well casing)

English (EN)Coal Seam Gas (CSG)

Methane that forms in the gaps between coal molecules. (not to be confused with csg, an abbreviation for the well casing)

Oil & gas; Oil

English (EN)floorhand

Laborer responsible for the overall maintenance of the rig.

English (EN)floorhand

Laborer responsible for the overall maintenance of the rig.

Oil & gas; Oil

English (EN)driller

The crew supervisor on a drilling rig, working under the toolpusher.

English (EN)driller

The crew supervisor on a drilling rig, working under the toolpusher.

Oil & gas; Oil