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Video of the week: 5 oil well blowouts

16/02/2020
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Oil drilling is a difficult and technical task. A failure at any point can cause a massive problem, which is why processes must be followed properly, by skilled professionals with quality equipment. 

This video demonstrating some massive oil well blowouts highlights the importance of safety procedures in the industry. 

 

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Recent Comments
Blowout No.4 is not a blowout, it is the Driller forgetting to turn off the mud pumps when making a connection... you can see him quickly reaching for the controls on the drilling panel...
Adrian Cox, 20 February 2020
Blowout no.3.... hmmmmmm..... someone needs to do some research.. complete bullshit... you can see the drill bit has broken the surface.. its still rotating for fucks sake
adrian cox, 20 February 2020
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