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.
The Canadian Association of Oilwell Drilling Contractors was formed in 1949 by 10 drilling contractors.
Today, CAODC represents all of Canada's drilling contractors and 98% of its service rig contractors.
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This economic impact includes:
This month, CAODC marks 65 years working alongside Canada’s drilling and service rig fleets. See the history in this proud Canadian story at CAODC.ca.