2009 Large Directional Drilling Rig Census

By Traci Read, Senior Editor | November 2009 Vol. 64 No. 11

Mears Group Inc.
4500 N. Mission Rd.
Rosebush, MI 48878
Tel: (989) 433-2929
Fax: (989) 433-2199
Web: www.mears.net
E-mail: cheryl.marks@mears.net
Contact: Cheryl Marks
11 rigs offering over 100,000-lbs. pullback
Maximum Pipe Diameter: 60 in.
Maximum Pullback: 1,300,000 lbs.
Maximum Torque: 88,000 ft./lbs.
In addition to large intersect drills, Mears specializes in marine HDD shore approaches and water-to-water crossings. Mears is one of the largest horizontal directional drilling contractors in the world with a total of 26 small, mid-size & large drilling rigs. Completed continuous bores up to 8,000 feet.
(ADD DCA & PCCA & PLCA& APCA LOGOS)

Michels Corporation
817 W. Main Street
Brownsville, WI 53006
Tel: (920) 583-3132
Fax: (920) 583-3429
Web: www.michels.us
E-mail: westphal@michels.us
Contact: Robert H. Westphal
18 rigs offering over 100,000-lbs. pullback
Maximum Pipe Diameter: 60 in.
Maximum Pullback: 1,200,000 lbs.
Maximum Torque: 100,000 ft./lbs.
(ADD DCA & PCCA & PLCA LOGOS)

Nacap Asia Pacific Sdn Bhd
50-11-09, 11th Floor
Wisma UOA Damansara
50 Jalan Dungun, Damansara Heights
50490 Kuala Lumpur
Malaysia
Tel: +60 (0) 3 2093 7100
Fax: +60 (0) 3 2093 7080
E-mail: nacap@nacap.com.my
Contact: Jan Messchendorp
4 rigs offering over 100,000-lbs. pullback
Maximum Pipe Diameter: 56 in.
Maximum Pullback: 900,000 lbs.
Maximum Torque: 90,000 ft./lbs.
Nacap Asia Pacific Sdn Bhd specializes in installing crossings and shore approaches for clients in the oil & gas, water, power and telecommunication sectors throughout the Asia Pacific region.