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Bentec wins contract by Enafor for the delivery of drilling rigs

29th January 2014

Bentec has been granted a contract by Enafor to deliver seven desert drilling rigs within the next 17 months

Bentec has been granted a contract by Enafor to deliver seven desert drilling rigs

Bentec, the German based manufacturer of drilling rigs and equipment, has won the largest single contract in its 20 year history. The multi-million dollar contract was awarded by Enafor, the Algerian state owned drilling contractor, which will require Bentec to deliver seven desert drilling rigs within the next 17 months.

All drilling rigs will be fully equipped with Bentec equipment, including top drives, pumps, drawworks, power control rooms and electrical controls, all of which are manufactured at Bentec’s Bad Bentheim site inLower Saxony, Germany.

Bentec previously sold and successfully delivered four drilling rigs to Enafor in 2013.

Bentec’s unique combination of technical solutions, industry knowledge and expertise were the decisive factors that Enafor needed when selecting a drilling rig and equipment manufacturer that could modernise its drilling rig fleet.

Dirk Schulze, Bentec’s chief executive officer said, “We are extremely proud to have secured our largest deal since the company was established in 1994. We work hard to maintain the highest quality standards across our drilling rig systems and this success is testament to that, the services we provide and our continued commitment to developing additional business in Algeria.”

Bentec is a manufacturer of drilling rigs and oilfield equipment.  It produces drilling and oilfield systems for harsh and hostile environments to serve the needs of the international oil and gas drilling industry. 

The company operates as a fully independent subsidiary within the KCA Deutag Group, It is headquartered in Bad Bentheim, Germany with additional production and service facilities in Tyumen, Russia and Nizwa, Sultanate of Oman.

 

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