We are committed to ensuring safe operations and improving drilling performance. We provide a combination of in-depth rig-technology services coupled with operator-minded services to put the rig in the context of well operations.

Our work scope includes in-depth surveys including new-build rig acceptance surveys, acceptance trials and final integrated endurance tests. Our team consists of multi-disciplined engineers with decades of experience to provide regulatory compliance and equipment operability assurance to rig owners and operators.

What we do is contribute towards ensuring the safe and effective operational performance of drilling rigs. A strong rig inspection team will help reduce risks and increase operational uptime for the assets in question.

NIQ Oil and Gas have a long history and broad experience in:

  • Rig inspections (both on- and offshore)
  • Commissioning of newbuild rigs
  • Project management and rig-reactivation
  • Well intervention third-party inspections & consultancy
  • Well engineering & Consultancy
  • Well examination and optimization
  • Well control training

Our inspection services cover:

  • Specialist Surveys
  • Routine Based Inspection Services
  • Risk-Based Inspection Services
  • Full rig condition survey
  • Dropped-objects survey
  • Main & Auxiliary equipment
  • Mud systems
  • Cranes & Hoisting Systems
  • Well control equipment
  • Marine and Safety equipment
  • Rig Acceptance & Safety Surveys
  • Reviewing of certification, ensuring conformance on critical well control and drilling equipment
  • Reviewing of NDT reports and lifting databases
  • Reviewing past audits and updates on the status of action items
  • Rig Inspection and Assurance Services
  • Rig Selection Services
  • Rig Reactivation Assurance Services
  • New Build Delivery Assurance Service
  • Rig Preservation Inspection Service
  • Focused Rig Equipment Inspections such as:
    • Well Control Equipment Inspections
    • API Standard 53 Compliance Audits & Gap Analysis
    • Cyber-based drilling equipment inspections
    • Integrated Control Management System (ICMS) inspections and testing
    • ROV Inspection & Assurance
  • Drilling Rig Equipment Factory Acceptance Testing (FAT) witnessing