2012 Large Directional Drilling Rig Census

By Traci Read, Managing Editor | November 2012, Vol. 67, No. 11

Michels Directional Crossings
dba Michels Corp.
817 West Main Street
Brownsville, WI 53006
p: (920) 583-3132
f: (920) 924-4323
w: www.michels.us
e: tmcguire@michels.us
Contact: Tim McGuire
25 rigs offering over 100,000-lbs. pullback
Maximum Pipe Diameter: 60 in.
Maximum Pullback: 1,200,000 lbs.
Maximum Torque: Proprietary
Recognized throughout North America and around the globe as The Industry Leader in both land and marine, Michels Directional Crossings continues to lead the way with inventive new HDD solutions.

Mid America Underground LLC
901 Ridgeway Avenue
Aurora, IL 60506
p: (630) 897-5882
f: (630) 897-9999
w: www.maunderground.com
e: bengleson@maunderground.com
Contact: Ben Engleson
5 rigs offering over 100,000-lbs. pullback
Maximum Pipe Diameter: 42 in.
Maximum Pullback: 500,000 lbs.
Maximum Torque: 95,000 ft./lbs.
Specialized horizontal directional drilling, pipe ramming and bursting nationwide. HDD in South America. Field installs include petroleum, national gas, electric, telecommunications, environmental shore approach, wind energy and
geothermal.

Nacap b.v.
Machlaan 5
9761 TK Eelde
(PO Box 46, 9750 AA Haren)
The Netherlands
p: +31 (0)50 599 12 00
f: +31 (0)50 599 12 22
w: www.nacap.com
e: info@nacap.com
Contact: Jan Messchendorp
8 rigs offering over 100,000-lbs. pullback
Maximum Pipe Diameter: 56 in.
Maximum Pullback: 900,000 lbs.
Maximum Torque: 90,000 ft./lbs.
Nacap b.v. specializes in installing crossings and shore approaches for clients in the oil & gas, water, power and telecommuciation sectors, globally.