DACC IRP Volume #15 - Snubbing Operations
April 15, 2020
The intent of the document is to supplement existing standards and regulations and establish guidelines where none previously existed. The intended audience for this document includes oil and gas engineers, field consultants, snubbing personnel, service rig personnel and regulatory bodies.
IRP 15 includes the following information about snubbing:
- Down hole and surface equipment specifications
- Personnel requirements
- Hazard assessment information
- Joint safety meeting requirements
- Operational procedures
The document applies to both rigless and rig-assisted snubbing operations and clearly differentiates when a recommended practice or process is specific to one or the other.
A one-page revision summary is available here. Revision details are listed in Appendix A.
Sponsor Organization: PSAC
Current Status: Sanctioned February 2020
If you wish to provide the DACC with any feedback regarding IRP 15, contact Safety@EnergySafetyCanada.com.