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Precision Drilling
 
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Precision Drilling - Turning in the Right Direction
Service Lines | Directional Drilling (Canada & U.S.) 

Precision Directional Services is a leading provider of directional drilling services in North America and is focused on delivering safe, integrated High Performance, High Value services to customers. Precision Directional Services leverages Precision's horizontal and directional drilling capabilities and experience, modern equipment base and broad presence in substantially all major North American unconventional resource developments.


Experience

Precision Directional Services provides full cycle services starting with upfront planning, engineering, and collaboration with the customer and a commitment to customer service throughout the life of the job. Precision's commitment to customers is supported by a strong and experienced management team, skilled MWD and directional drilling professionals and well-trained field support.

Precision has the longest history of drilling horizontal and directional wells (dating back to the early 1990's), the largest fleet of horizontally-capable drilling rigs in the industry and often has more rigs directionally and horizontal than any other drilling contractor in North America. As a result, Precision has extensive knowledge of substantially all major North American unconventional resource developments.


Equipment & Processes

Precision Directional Services employs Precision's rigorous attention to detail in repair and maintenance processes and systems, minimizing non-productive time, reducing repair and maintenance cycle times, and ensuring job ready tools are on location. Precision Directional Services leverages Precision's SAP platform and tool tracking technology to ensure equipment performance and reliability.


Local Presence

In addition to leveraging Precision's extensive North American operating footprint and field infrastructure, Precision Directional Services maintains directional drilling technology support centers in Calgary, Alberta and Houston, Texas. Precision Directional Services also operates downhole motor and MWD repair facilities in Nisku, Alberta, Midland, Texas and Casper, Wyoming.


Execution

Precision Directional Services utilizes its people, processes and systems to provide the highest level of execution for customers. Precision's focus on field level execution is supported by remote monitoring capabilities, providing additional expertise without adding personnel onsite during directional drilling operations.

In 2011, Precision acquired Drake Directional and Drake MWD services in the United States and Axis Energy Services in Canada. These acquisitions enhanced Precision's existing operations through addition of skilled personnel, high-quality, reliable equipment and excellent customer relationships. These acquisitions provided solid platforms for Precision to better service customers in its core drilling markets. Following these acquisitions, Precision has continued to make investments in equipment and people. Today, Precision offers third party and integrated directional drilling services to customers and has capacity to run approximately 90 directional drilling jobs.

Precision Drilling has an industry-leading health, safety and environment (HSE) initiative called Target Zero which places a premium on safe working practices. When coupled with Precision's other training and employee development initiatives, these programs consistently yield top-quality personnel for Precision Drilling who consistently exceed industry safety standards and customer expectations.


Contacts

  • Canadian Sales & Operations ......................................................................... 403-716-4708
  • U.S. Sales & Operations ................................................................................. 713-435-6250