Offshore Drilling Rig

An oil platform, offshore platform, or offshore drilling rig is a large structure with facilities for well drilling to explore, extract, store, process petroleum and natural gas which lies in rock formations beneath the seabed.

Advances in technology make oil rigs safer places to work. Nonetheless, having certificates and on the job training are essential. Oil rig workers must learn how to reduce the risk of death and injury when working on high platforms, handling combustible chemicals and operating heavy equipment


This project consissted of an equipment map indexing every piece of equipment to a hyperlink locator. There are also timed challenge exercises designed to sharpen skills at locating specific equipment quickly under stressfull situations.


New employees utlized SmartSite3Dâ„¢ to assist with onborading orientation on the rig.