Scientific Drilling International is pleased to announce the formation of a new alliance with Integradora de Perforaciones y Servicios (IPS) in Mexico.

The alliance will offer a portfolio of survey services, including Keeper gyro and the proven gyroMWD for real-time drilling operations.

IPS will manage the alliance between Villahermosa and Cuidad del Carmen. Scientific Drilling will contribute technical support, training, and innovative technology.

“Working with Mexico’s leading national directional drilling company to support the country’s Energy Reform. For instance, it aligns with SDI’s strategy for Latin America,” says Jean-Paul Lips, SDI’s Manager. The alliance will give Pemex and new international oil companies in Mexico access to state-of-the-art precision wellbore placement services.

“Having SDI as a technology partner in Mexico will propel our organization. For example, the technology will provide value-added solutions to Pemex and other operators. Above all, especially in offshore applications. SDI’s portfolio of products and services will complement our existing technology platform. In conclusion, it will allow us to deliver more integrated services successfully,” mentioned Sarmad Diab, Global Director of Sales and Marketing for IPS.

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