Exploration & Productions companies contract drilling rigs to explore new basins or construct new wells.
They contract service rigs to bring wells into production or to repair them.
Drug and/or alcohol testing in the workplace is complex
Speaker Paula Insell, will address the rights and responsibilities of employers and employees when it comes to the rules in place for testing.
October 22, 2015 - 10:00 to 2:30
October 5th: - Community Engagement Session (Calgary)
October 6th: - Community Engagement Session (Edmonton)
Monday's Drilling Utilization: 22.6%
172 rigs are drilling today, while 402 rigs were drilling this week in 2014.
Did you know? In Canada, the Rig Technician is a Certified Red Seal Trade. Canadian Rig Technicians are among the best trained in the world. Take a peek to find out more about the modern Rig Technician.
Today's modern rigs utilize sophisticated technology and generate hundreds of jobs when operational. Click through to find out more information on the modern rig.
Drilling and service rigs in Canada have come a long way over the years. Take a peek to see just a few of the ways modern rigs are cleaner and safer than rigs from the past.