We offer Project Management Services to Drilling Contractors in planning, design, equipment selection and construction / upgrade of on-shore and off-shore drilling and service rigs and equipment. Clients benefit from our broad network of relationships within the energy industry as well as our strong technical understanding of their products and services. Additionally, our close association with the Operators and their requirement helps in design and setup of fit for purpose, safe and efficient drilling units. We operate with a deeply embedded philosophy of combining great engineering with common sense to deliver designs that embrace the best operational performance, superior safety, highest levels of environmental protection and cost efficiency. We also provide our expertise in developing procedures and safety packages required for the safe execution of drilling operation.

USPL can support you with engineering design of new build rigs and activation or upgradation of cold stacked rigs using our technical expertise across various different aspects of rig construction projects covering the full range of drilling facilities engineering. Under this service line we offer the following distinct services:

Rig Design and Engineering

  • Greenfield Concept Development and Screening
  • Front-End Engineering Design (FEED)
  • Detailed Engineering Specification Definition of Drilling Equipment
  • Procurement Management

Activation or Upgradation of Cold Stacked Rigs

  • Inspection and screening for determining salvageability of old rig equipment
  • Brownfield Conceptual Engineering for rig activation or upgradation
  • Detailed engineering Specification Definition
  • Procurement Management

Construction and Commissioning Management for New Rig Construction or Old Rig Upgradation

  • Rig Construction management at OEM Rig Manufacturing Units and Shipyard
  • Quality checks during the entire rig construction project in an integrated manner
  • Operability and Functionality checks for individual equipment and integrated rig package
  • Ensuring compliance with HSE, QAP and Project standards
  • Witnessing Factory Acceptance Testing (FAT)
  • Implementation of pre-commissioning checklists and commissioning procedures
  • Completion certification and inspection and testing documentation