drilling rig

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Synonyms for drilling rig

rig used in drilling for oil or gas

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Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- Construction of Sahar-2 drilling rig has progressed by 45 percent and is expected to start drilling operations in Persian Gulf in next seven months, the contracting company said.
With new drilling rigs being developed and old rigs being rebuilt, manufacturers are anticipating 25 percent growth from 2005 to 2006," said Kenny Jordan, President of the Association of Energy Service Companies, an international association of companies and individuals providing essential services and products to the oil and gas industry.
He went on to say that at present oil industry needed 100 onshore drilling rigs adding contractors should actively participate in manufacturing or importing drilling rigs in order to realize the fifth five year development plan targets on rising oil production to 5.
The Company previously announced that it has secured a platform tender-assist drilling rig capable of drilling to 16,000 feet from Petrex, S.
Jo, President of Turnkey said, "This agreement represents a significant first step in Turnkey's unique business plan of participating in oil and gas plays by applying Casing Drilling technology utilized in Turnkey's purpose-built Casing Drilling rigs.
has begun moving the Ideco drilling rig to its twelve well properties, and will drill a 3,100 foot developmental well.
HH successfully obtained this drilling rigs sales agreement from existing clients against the headwind of the global oil and gas industry and competitive market environment, not only reflecting the fact that our products designed for the specific local climate and environment have gained great recognition from clients in the Middle East market, but also showing our strong competitiveness and brand effect under severe market conditions.
This advanced rig builds off-line double or triple stands while the rig is in full operation, with the ability to move to new well sites faster than other full-sized drilling rigs.
Hong Kong, June 26, 2014 - (ACN Newswire) - A leading global land drilling rig manufacturer - Honghua Group Ltd.
An innovative and highly automated deep drilling rig from Herrenknecht Vertical GmbH has been assembled on a cantilever at the Herrenknecht site in the port of Kehl in southern Germany in recent months.
There are numerous castings used in the production of oil, from the drilling rig to the "christmas tree" sitting on top of a producing well, and finally the pipeline and refinery.
In description of drilling rig producers, information on performance data of drilling facilities, manufactured by each producer, is given.