GREENSBURG, PA (June 1, 2013) – Oilfield Instrumentation, a private company providing real-time drilling instrumentation, custom harsh environment laboratories, recently opened a new service center in Greensburg, PA. The depot is providing onshore measure-while-drilling (MWD) cabins, mud labs, trucking, and well-site services to drilling companies in the region.
Oilfield Instrumentation President Peyton Reddick commented on the opening:
“Oilfield Instrumentation is pleased to have opened this first facility for Marcellus Shale operators. Our investment signifies our confidence in the future of directional drilling in the region through operators like Baker Hughes and Scientific Drilling,” Reddick said.
Oilfield Instrumentation has invested millions of dollars in outfitting the Greensburg depot with the equipment needed to service production sites by operators. The facility is home to four trucks on four acres and will facilitate operators’ environmentally friendly drilling techniques that can locate on one acre and drill beneath ground in a 10-acre radius. The OI service depot investment also will create 6-8 new jobs in and around Greensburg.
“We want the people of Greensburg to know that Oilfield Instrumentation is a community-oriented employer,” Reddick said. “We have made investments in real estate, equipment inventory and housing in the area in line with our commitment to be a best-in-class organization dedicated to high standards of operation. We create permanent jobs that benefit the communities we locate in, and we stay committed.”