derrickman

a member of a oil drilling rig who works on a derrick suspended above the rig floor, manhandling the drillpipe

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  • derrickman — der·rick·man …   English syllables

  • derrickman — mən, ˌman noun (plural derrickmen) 1. : a worker who operates a derrick 2. : a member of a crew that rigs oil well derricks and assists with the drilling of wells …   Useful english dictionary

  • Derrickhand — The Derrickhand or Derrickman position varies greatly from one drilling rig to another. He almost always reports directly to the driller. The name derrickman comes from the position that he normally occupies, which is at the top of the derrick.… …   Wikipedia

  • Oilfield terminology — refers to the jargon used by those working in fields within and related to the petroleum industry. It includes words and phrases describing professions, equipment, and procedures specific to the industry. It may also include slang terms used by… …   Wikipedia

  • верховой рабочий (буровой бригады) — — [http://slovarionline.ru/anglo russkiy slovar neftegazovoy promyishlennosti/] Тематики нефтегазовая промышленность EN derrickman …   Справочник технического переводчика

  • люлька верхового рабочего (на буровой вышке) — — [http://slovarionline.ru/anglo russkiy slovar neftegazovoy promyishlennosti/] Тематики нефтегазовая промышленность EN derrickman cradle lift …   Справочник технического переводчика

  • оператор деррика — оператор деррик крана — [http://slovarionline.ru/anglo russkiy slovar neftegazovoy promyishlennosti/] Тематики нефтегазовая промышленность Синонимы оператор деррик крана EN derrickman …   Справочник технического переводчика

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