Contract Drilling

Using a fleet of medium-depth drilling rigs, Basic focuses on infill drilling programs that are active throughout the cycle to increase productivity and enhance reservoir deliverability.

Services include:

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Drilling of initial well hole – Basic uses the most advanced land-based drilling rigs in the industry to perform the vital function of drilling the initial well hole

Under-balanced drilling – Used in low pressure and fluid sensitive reservoirs, this technique involves maintaining the pressure in a well at or slightly below that of the surrounding formation

  • Two Diesel Electric rigs capable to drill depth of 16,000 ft
  • Three MD Cowan rigs capable to drill depth of up to 13,000 ft
  • Six rigs capable to drill depth of 8,500 ft
  • Two 24-hour Workover rigs rated to 20,000 ft
  • One Pre-set Surface rig rated to 5,000 ft

 

 RIG NUMBER
 DEPTH RATING
 30 - 24hr
 20,000
 1297 - 24hr
 20,000
 35
 8,500
 36
 8,000
 37
 8,500
 38
 8,500
 39
 8,500
 40
 9,000
 41 - Pre-set
 5,000
 42 - MDC
 13,000
 43 - MDC
 13,000
 44 - MDC
 13,000
 45
 16,000
 46
 16,000
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