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Canrig Opens Newly Expanded Manufacturing Facility to Serve the Middle East

May 10, 2023

Canrig® today announced it has completed and opened its newly expanded manufacturing and repair facility in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

Located in Dammam, the 15,000 m2 (161,500 ft2) facility provides regional value and support with new manufacturing builds and repair, recertification and rebuilding services for Canrig and third-party drilling equipment.

Customized Solutions Engineered for Performance with Canrig New Builds

Built entirely in-kingdom using primarily locally manufactured parts, the Canrig Automated Power Catwalk virtually eliminates the manual handling of tubulars and optimizes personnel safety. The facility is equipped to produce more than 30 catwalks per year.

Ensuring Reliable Performance with Recertification, Repair and Rebuilds

As an original equipment manufacturer (OEM), Canrig repairs, recertifies and upgrades a broad range of equipment types, including those produced by third party.

Offering Unparalleled Support with Field Support Services

Through RIGLINE24/7™, skilled technical staff offer field-based and remote technical support every day, around the clock.

Grand Opening Welcomes Executives and Customers from Around the World

On Thursday, May 11, Canrig hosted executives and customers onsite to participate in interactive demonstrations of the Automated Power Catwalk and to hear how Canrig can elevate drilling operations while providing regional value and support.

More information about the facility can be found here.

About Canrig®

Canrig is a global supplier of rig technology used to enable safe, efficient and responsible drilling operations. Founded in 1995, Canrig is vertically integrated with Nabors Industries, uniquely distinguishing its solutions as built for drillers by drillers.

Best known for its industry-leading top drives, drawworks, tubular handling systems, casing running tools and advanced robotics, Canrig offers customers an extensive line of rig equipment, rentals and parts that are supported onsite and remotely by Rigline 24/7™ technicians.