ZAGREB, Croatia, Nov. 24, 2011 /CNW/ - CROSCO Integrated Drilling & Well
Services Co., Ltd. is pleased to announce the commencement of drilling
services for SIPETROL INTERNATIONAL S.A. Egypt Branch.
The CROSCO drilling services are being provided on the Opal Sinai-1 well
as a part of a two firm plus one optional well contract. The well is
located in the Rommana concession in the North Sinai region of Egypt.
All drilling services are being provided with CROSCO 2000 HP drilling
rig Emsco-605 (Emsco C-2II).
Igor Vrban, President of Crosco stated, ''The commencement of CROSCO
drilling activities in Egypt signals recommencement of CROSCO drilling
activities in North Africa. CROSCO is actively preparing additional
rigs in Egypt and is working to quickly return to work with three
CROSCO drilling rigs based in Libya.'' He further explained, ''North
Africa has for decades been a core CROSCO market. We are looking
forward to using CROSCO's Egypt and Libya infrastructure and market
knowledge to help our clients re-establish and grow throughout the
CROSCO is an integrated onshore and offshore drilling and well services
contractor. The company has a fleet of 66 drilling, workover and
geoservices rigs as well as one semisubmersible and one jackup.
CROSCO is 100% owner of Hungarian based Rotary Drilling Company.
Rotary's drilling fleet includes 8 drilling rigs and the company also
provides workover and other well services. CROSCO provides the
following well services: well testing, coil tubing, nitrogen,
cementing, stimulation, logging, mud, coring, fishing and directional
CROSCO is currently providing services in Oman, the Kurdish region of
Iraq, Syria, Egypt, Turkey, Albania, Hungary, Italy, B&H and
Croatia. CROSCO has been providing services internationally since
1958 and has provided services in 34 countries for many of the world's
most recognized oil companies. The company has ISO 9001, ISO 14001
and OHSAS 18001 certification from Bureau Veritas Certification
Croatia. CROSCO is a member of the International Association of
Drilling Contractors and the International Well Control Forum. The
company's headquarters are located in Zagreb, Croatia.
SOURCE Crosco Integrated Drilling
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