Rig inspections, also know as rig audits, are conducted on drilling assets for both drilling contractors and drilling operators to assess the condition of an asset. Rig inspections are conducted to industry standars, such as API, as well as to spcific client client requirements.
Rig inspections can be crried out both before the hidring of a drilling asset and during the contract A pre-hire rig inspection/ audit assess the condition and suitability of the asset for a drilling contract.
Services for rig commissioning are conducted prior to the equipment entering service. this can be at the end of construction or during major overhauls and five-yearly inspections.