Definition of mechanical failure

mechanical failure means a well which experiences mechanical failure or loss of mechanical integrity because of, but not limited to, casing leaks, collapse of casing or loss of equipment in a wellbore, or any similar event which results in a workover of the well and cessation of production as evidenced by the use of a workover rig or other mechanical device being placed over the well to repair the well or equipment. (B) A well on which work to reestablish production commenced on or after July 1, 1997, and for which production is reestablished prior to July 1, 2014, that has not produced oil, gas or oil and gas for a period of not less than one (1) year as evidenced by the appropriate forms on file with the Oklahoma Corporation Commission reflecting the well’s status. (C) A well on which work to reestablish production commenced on or after July 1, 1994, and for which production is reestablished prior to July 1, 1997, that has not produced oil, gas or oil and gas for a period of not less OAC 165:10-21 Corporation Commission Eff. 9-12-14 - 234 - than two (2) years as evidenced by the appropriate forms on file with the Oklahoma Corporation Commission reflecting the well's status.