What is a BOP Stack?

What is a BOP Stack?

What is a BOP Stack?

When you visit a drilling site ad hear the term “BOP stack,” you may wonder, “What is a BOP stack?” First, BOP is an acronym for a “blowout preventer,”  a piece of equipment that controls the pressure of a well during drilling. A BOP stack has several blowout...
What is a Drill String and How Does it Work?

What is a Drill String and How Does it Work?

If you have ever visited an oil drilling site, you may wonder, “What is a drill string?” Drill strings are columns of drill pipes that are connected. send the drilling fluid to the drill bit through mud pumps and torque. The drilling rods in a drill string are...