Horizontal to Vertical Pipe Transfer Arm

A device designed to transition a single tubular (and in a few cases whole stands) between a horizontal or angled presentation and a vertical position in a mousehole or at well center. The machine is usually integrated in to a V-door.

Pipehandling boom: An arm-based machine that usually transitions drill pipe from the horizontal to the vertical position in a single motion. It is usually rotated around a fixed pivot point in the sub structure and is mostly used in land rig applications.