Nile Drilling & Services

Nile Drilling & Services is South Sudan’s first locally owned and run petroleum drilling company. Founded as a joint venture of national oil company Nilepet, Nile Drilling is 51-percent publicly owned. The recently established company will receive its first workover rig in 2017, with more workover rigs and drilling rigs on order for 2018.

Nile Drilling aims to be one of the premier drilling companies in the region and to use its work to further South Sudan’s local content aims.