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6. End of the Line
aired: Tue, Jan 22, 2013
Brandon has a run in with the law far from home, and when his buddy Cheston breaks a promise to bust him out of jail, there is hell to pay on the home front.?
5. Double Cross
aired: Tue, Jan 15, 2013
A deadly gas build up threatens the crew, and it's up to Brandon to soar high above the rig to try and relieve the pressure.
4. Drilling Lessons
aired: Tue, Jan 8, 2013
Cheston walks a fine line between loyalty and self preservation when Brandon lets him down yet again, and he must seek out the help of a rival driller - behind his best friend's back.
3. Growing Pains
aired: Tue, Jan 1, 2013
Brandon keeps his promise to Cheston and gives him a drilling lesson, but after losing time with a twist off, things don't play out as planned and Cheston risks their friendship by talking to a rival driller in the hopes of coming out on top.?
2. Home Sweet Homeless
aired: Tue, Dec 25, 2012
Brandon's always been an elusive dude, but when he doesn't show up to work, something has to be wrong - very wrong.
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Season 4 Episode 8
aired: Tue, Jan 17, 2012
Rig 28 feels the heat as a rival driller pays Oscar and his crew a visit.
4. Cheston on the Chopping Block
aired: Tue, Dec 20, 2011
Cheston guns for a promotion only to find himself fighting for his job.
Season 4, Episode 3
aired: Tue, Dec 13, 2011
The long arm of the law catches up with Brandon Watson, and the Big Dog driller could face hard time.
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Season 2, Episode 8
aired: Tue, Oct 6, 2009
With three days left to finish the final hole, all hell breaks loose. The rig breaks down, a drug test rattles the crew, and a veteran roughneck takes a pipe spinner to the head. Can the team hit total depth before Big Dog 28 gets shut down for good?
aired: Tue, Sep 29, 2009
Fired from the rig, Gerald tries his hand at stripping airplanes, while Tank and Cheston switch shifts in an attempt to improve their standing with the drillers.
Season 2 Episode 6
aired: Tue, Sep 22, 2009
Driller Pee-Wee has a problem with the tool pusher, and the crew is worried and angered when Gerald's hard drinking ways put his job and the safety of his colleagues at serious risk.
aired: Tue, Sep 15, 2009
Tool pusher Freddie plays a mean trick on superstitious driller Ron, while the crew of Big Dog 28, a week behind on their third hole, struggles to catch up.
Season 2, Episode 4
aired: Wed, Sep 9, 2009
Cheston pushes Pee Wee to his breaking point, irritating even Gerald the veteran; Ron's evening crew loses a roughneck to another company and is forced to break in a new man who calls himself "Tank," and the team is faced with "The Hole from Hell."
Season 2 Episode 3
aired: Tue, Sep 1, 2009
The crews of Big Dog 28 race to finish the second of four wells in 50 days, Oscar the driller threatens Tool Pusher Freddy with quitting his job, and Gerald takes advantage after Cheston makes a mistake that threatens everyone’s lives on the rig.
Season 2 Episode 2
aired: Tue, Aug 25, 2009
Veteran Gerald makes a rookie error that could cost everyone their jobs; Pee Wee is pulling out all the stops to get Cheston to quit, and the entire night crew gets very testy after a huge mistake by Brandon brings drilling to a screeching halt.
aired: Tue, Aug 18, 2009
Oilfield veteran Gerald attempts to show rookie Cheston the ropes; Ron, the driller on the night shift is forced to deal with the flaring tempers of his crew, and when a new guy shows up late, hotheaded Brandon challenges him to a throwdown.
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8. Do or Die
aired: Tue, Aug 5, 2008
It's do or die time in the West Texas oilfields.
4. Blood and Guts
aired: Tue, Jul 8, 2008
Tempers flare on the West Texas oil rigs.
3. Crisis Week
aired: Tue, Jul 1, 2008
There's big trouble on the rigs this week.
aired: Tue, Jun 24, 2008
The race heats up in the oilfield.