2012 Large Directional Drilling Rig Census

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

Ranger Directional
200 Ida Road
Broussard, LA 70518
p: (337) 837-5447
f: (337) 837-2409
w: www.rangerdirectional.com
e: bsimon@rangerdirectional.com
Contact: Boyd Simon
1 rig offering over 100,000-lbs. pullback
Maximum Pipe Diameter: 30 in.
Maximum Pullback: 140,000 lbs.
Maximum Torque: 30,000 ft./lbs.
Ranger consistently places the required product to customer specifications and takes pride in our reputation as a company that efficiently and safely gets the job done.

S&S Directional Drilling
PO Box 4008
Shreveport, LA 71134
p: (318) 670-1137
f: (318) 670-1284
w: www.ssdirectionaldrilling.com
e: jsmith@ssdirectionaldrilling.com
Contact: Jeff Smith
3 rigs offering over 100,000-lbs. pullback
Maximum Pipe Diameter: 36 in.
Maximum Pullback: 750,000 lbs.
Maximum Torque: 90,000 ft./lbs.
Our company is a full service HDD/boring contractor that specializes in the oil and gas pipeline industry. Our primary business is in the Haynesville and Eagle Ford Shale plays.

Southeast Directional Drilling
3117 North Cessna Ave.
Casa Grande, AZ 85222
p: (520) 423-2131
f: (520) 423-2143
w: southeastdrilling.com
e: steve@southeastdrilling.com
Contact: Steve Ugrich
4 rigs offering over 100,000-lbs. pullback
Maximum Pipe Diameter: 60 in.
Maximum Pullback: 1,400,000 lbs.
Maximum Torque: 140,000 ft./lbs.
56-in. HDD world record holder. Southwest Directional Drilling is capable of drilling in lengths in excess of 6,400 ft. and sizes up to 60-in. diameter pipe.

Spring and Associates Inc.
29565 Chilcutt Rd.
Easton, MD 21601
p: (410) 822-0485
f: (410) 820-9096
w: www.springgroup.net
e: dtaylor@springgroup.net
Contact: Robert D. Taylor
2 rigs offering over 100,000-lbs. pullback
Maximum Pipe Diameter: 48 in.
Maximum Pullback: 350,000 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”.