2010 Large Directional Drilling Rig Census

By Traci Read, Senior Editor | November 2010, Vol. 65 No. 11

Spring and Associates Inc.
29565 Chilcutt Rd.
Easton, MD 21601
Tel: (410) 822-0485
Fax: (410) 820-9096
Web: www.springgroup.net
E-mail: dtaylor@springgroup.net
Contact: Robert D. Taylor
2 rigs offering over 100,000-lbs. pullback
Maximum Pipe Diameter: 48 in.
Maximum Pullback: 220,000 lbs.
Maximum Torque: 25,000 ft./lbs.
Microtunneling up to 84"; 1" to 48" HDD bores; on grade sewer with pilot tube system; and steel jack and bore up to 84".

Sunland Directional Drilling Inc.
2532 Aymond St.
Eunice, LA 70535
Tel: (337) 550-2103
Fax: (337) 550-2163
Web: www.sunlandconstruction.com
E-mail: jadaigle@sunlandconstruction.com
Contact: James Daigle
3 rigs offering over 100,000-lbs. pullback
Maximum Pipe Diameter: 48 in.
Maximum Pullback: 700,000 lbs.
Our rig fleet consists of one 140,000 lbs, one 500,000 lbs and two 700,000 lbs rigs.

The Crossing Company
1807 8th Street
Nisku, AB
Canada T9E 7S8
Tel: (780) 955-5051; Fax: (780) 955-5056
Web: www.thecrossingcompany.com
E-mail: rmaclean@thecrossingcompany.com
Contact: Ryan MacLean
11 rigs offering over 100,000-lbs. pullback
Maximum Pipe Diameter: 48 in.
Maximum Pullback: 800,000 lbs.
Maximum Torque: 100,000 ft./lbs.
With offices in Canada and the United States, The Crossing Company specializes in the full range of HDD projects from hard rock to shore approaches.

UTILX Corp.
PO Box 97009
Kent, WA 98064-9709
Tel: (800) 252-0556
Web: www.utilx.com
E-mail: marketing@utilx.com
Contact: Gus Derezes
1 rig offering 100,000-lbs. pullback
Maximum Pipe Diameter: 24 in.
Maximum Pullback: 100,000 lbs.
Maximum Torque: 25,000 ft./lbs.