2013 Large Directional Drilling Rig Census

By Traci Read, Managing Editor | November 2013, Vol. 68 No. 11

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 inches; 1- to 48-inch HDD bores; on grade sewer with pilot tube system; and steel jack and bore up to 84 inches.

Sunland Directional Drilling Inc.
2532 Aymond St.
Eunice, LA 70535
p: (337) 550-2103
f: (337) 550-2163
w: www.sunlandconstruction.com
e: 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 pound, one 500,000 pound and two 700,000 pound rigs.

Tex-Direct Drilling LLC
22095 FM 1314
Porter, TX 77365
p: (281) 354-7011
w: www.tex-direct.com
e: wayne@tex-direct.com
Contact: Wayne Robin
2 rigs offering over 100,000-lbs. pullback
Maximum Pipe Diameter: 42 in.
Maximum Pullback: 750,000 lbs.
Maximum Torque: 90,000 ft./lbs.
State-of-the-art equipment; over 25 years in the industry; carefully planned and safely executed HDD solutions. Specializing in complex multi-rig projects.

The Crossing Company
1807 8th Street
Nisku, AB
Canada T9E 7S8
p: (780) 955-5051
f: (780) 955-5056
w: www.thecrossingcompany.com
e: 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.