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Rotary Drilling Series (RDS)
An industry standard, this bestselling series comprises five units, each containing separately bound lessons. The units collectively cover a broad range of rotary drilling operations and technical information associated with each topic. Some lessons are PETEX Classics, developed by industry field experts, and contain content that continues to be useful to today’s drilling sector personnel. Originally constructed in cooperation with the International Association of Drilling Contractors (IADC). Measurements are given in both U.S. and SI units.
The series includes the following units:
- Unit I: The Rig and Its Maintenance
- Unit II: Normal Drilling Operations
- Unit III: Nonroutine Operations
- Unit IV: Man Management and Rig Management
- Unit V: Offshore Technology
In some cases, previous editions are available in Spanish, while supplies last, for $16.
All measurements are given in both U.S. and SI units. Illustrations, summary boxes, study questions, and glossary enhance the student’s learning experience.