Well Servicing

Well work involving pulling or running tubulars or sucker rods, to include but not limited to redrilling, completing, recompleting, workover, and abandoning operations.

Source: API RP 74, Recommended Practice for Occupational Safety for Onshore Oil and Gas Production Operation, First Edition, October 2001 (March 2007). Global Standards


Well Servicing

Remedial or maintenance work performed within the well casing on any well, other than a drilling well.

Source: Petroleum Safety Orders–Drilling and Production, Definitions, California Code of Regulations, 8 CCR § 6505, December 2012. Regulations


Well Servicing

“Well servicing” means the remedial or maintenance work performed on an oil or gas well to improve or maintain the production from a formation already producing.
[Mich. Admin. Code R 408 (2013)].

Source: Oil and Gas Drilling and Servicing Operations, Michigan Administrative Code R 408, February 8, 2013. Regulations


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