Blog Posts Tagged "drill"

Guerrilla Drill-a: an ambush of drilling terms!

(photo of our tool pusher, Bubba, with an XCB and RCB drill bits- by Cedric Hamelin). After reading this blog test your knowledge of drill terms in the quiz at the bottom!

Safety First!

Safety is a priority aboard the JOIDES Resolution. We practice weekly drills and this week we had a fire drill, just like the ones you remember from school. The JOIDES crew simulated a fire in the galley and we all had to report to our muster stations. 

Man Overboard Drill

Safety is always first aboard the JOIDES Resolution and one way that the crew ensures everyone is safe is by preforming drills. We have fire drills, abandon ship drills, and yesterday we had a man overboard drill.