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    Parker Drilling Co. (PKD)

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    Parker Drilling Co.
    5 Greenway Plaza
    Suite 100
    Houston, TX 77046
    United States - Map
    Phone: 281-406-2000
    Website: http://www.parkerdrilling.com

    Index Membership:N/A
    Sector:Basic Materials
    Industry:Oil & Gas Equipment & Services
    Full Time Employees:3,443

    Business Summary 

    Parker Drilling Company, together with its subsidiaries, provides contract drilling and drilling-related services and rental tools in the United States, Latin America, Africa, the Middle East, the Asia Pacific, Europe, and the Commonwealth of Independent States. It operates in five segments: Rental Tools; U.S. Barge Drilling; U.S. Drilling; International Drilling; and Technical Services. The company operates barge rigs for drilling oil and natural gas in the shallow waters in and along the inland waterways and coasts of Louisiana, Alabama, and Texas, as well as drills geologically difficult wells and manages the logistical and technological challenges of operating in remote, harsh, and ecologically sensitive areas. The company also provides rental tools and services for land and offshore oil and natural gas drilling, workover, and production applications, such as drill collars, standard and heavy-weight drill pipes, tubing, and pressure control equipment, including blow-out preventers; and services, such as fishing, tubular running, inspection, and machine shop support. In addition, it provides technical services, such as engineering and related project services during front end engineering design (FEED), pre-FEED, and concept development phases of customer-owned drilling facility projects; engineering, procurement, construction, and installation services; operations and maintenance services; and other project management services, including labor, maintenance, and logistics for operators who own their own drilling rigs. The company serves independent and national oil and natural gas companies, and integrated service providers. Parker Drilling Company was founded in 1934 and is headquartered in Houston, Texas.

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    Corporate Governance 
    Parker Drilling Co.’s ISS Governance QuickScore as of Jul 1, 2015 is 4. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 3; Shareholder Rights: 7; Compensation: 3.
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    Key Executives 
    Mr. Gary G. Rich , 56
    Chairman of The Board, Chief Exec. Officer and Pres
    Mr. Christopher T. Weber , 42
    Chief Financial Officer and Sr. VP
    Mr. Philip L. Agnew , 46
    Chief Technical Officer and Sr. VP
    Mr. Jon-Al Duplantier , 48
    Chief Admin. Officer, Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel and Sec.
    Mr. David R. Farmer , 53
    Sr. VP of Europe, Middle East and Asia
    Amounts are as of Dec 31, 2014 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc.Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year.
    Currency in USD.
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