VERNAL, Utah--(BUSINESS WIRE)--
Improving availability of tool to drive market share
Superior Drilling Products, Inc. (NYSE American:SDPI) (“SDP” or “Company”), a designer and manufacturer of drilling tool technologies, today announced its plans to triple its Drill-N-Ream® well bore conditioning tool (DnR) fleet in the Middle East. The Company expects to have approximately 60 tools located in the market by the end of the first quarter.
Troy Meier, Chairman and CEO of SDP, commented, “We have successfully completed our first year of market evaluation, and we now must rapidly build up our fleet in the Middle East to address growing market demand. The establishment of our new market development partner and recently executed service agreement enable us to efficiently facilitate the deployment of the DnR while ensuring quality repair and maintenance. Strong interest throughout the region has been validated by customer requests for the tool and accelerating adoption of the technology.”
The DnR is a unique drilling tool technology that conditions the well bore simultaneously while drilling, driving efficiencies by reducing days on well, increasing penetration rates and extending the life of the bottom hole assembly. Globally, the DnR is increasing market acceptance with leading operators and service companies standardizing on the tool.
About Superior Drilling Products, Inc.
Superior Drilling Products, Inc. is an innovative, cutting-edge drilling tool technology company providing cost saving solutions that drive production efficiencies for the oil and natural gas drilling industry. The Company designs, manufactures, repairs and sells drilling tools. SDP drilling solutions include the patented Drill-N-Ream® well bore conditioning tool and the patented Strider™ oscillation system technology. In addition, SDP is a manufacturer and refurbisher of PDC (polycrystalline diamond compact) drill bits for a leading oil field service company. SDP operates a state-of-the-art drill tool fabrication facility, where it manufactures its solutions for the drilling industry, as well as customers’ custom products. The Company’s strategy for growth is to leverage its expertise in drill tool technology and innovative, precision machining in order to broaden its product offerings and solutions for the oil and gas industry.
Additional information about the Company can be found at: www.sdpi.com.
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