ABOUT COMPANY

There is only one company you need to know for all your business activities in Tunisia and neighboring countries.

We believe that business disciplines have different requirements, and in concentrating on what we excel  at, we achieve higher results.

INTERNATIONAL DRILLING SERVICES has assessed and found to meet the requirements of ISO 9001:2008 by AFAQ AFNOR INTERNATIONAL for the provision of services in the oil sector.

INTERNATIONAL DRILLING SERVICES can provide you with high level of expertise in all oil related disciplines, ensures that “HASSLE”to you is minimised, leaving you free to concentrate your efforts on your core business, with the assurance that your service requirements are being performed professionally, safely and economically.

Our experience encompasses -IN DEPTH- knowledge of the North African market mainly the oil and gas fields, with key business contacts.

INTERNATIONAL DRILLING SERVICES is a well known company among the hydrocarbon industry in Tunisia and has established a good relationship with most of the operating and service companies such as, AL THANI PETROLEUM EMIRATES, B.G TUNISIA, C.F.T.P., C.T.F, C.T.K.C.P, ECUMED, ENI TUNISIA B.V., G.W.D.C, KUFPEC, MARETAP, O.M.V., , PIONEER NATURAL RESOURCES, PERENCO, PETROFAC,SITEP, SODEPS, SOTRAPIL & TRAPSA, TPS etc, as well as with the Ministry of Industry & Energy, ETAP, A.N.P.E (Agency for Environment Protection), ANGED (Agency for Waste Management) and customs authority.
We extended our activities to enlarge environment protection and waste management. Since 2005 we are entitled by the Ministry of the Environment and Sustainable Development to collect, store, transport and treat any contaminated water, any sludge and any waste from drilling & production operations. (Copy of this authorization n° 11-2005 dated 10/11/05 is here enclosed).

NEWS

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Greenpeace Activists Climb Shell's Offshore Platform in Protest

Greenpeace activists boarded two Shell offshore platforms in the Brent field in the U.K. North Sea to protest decommissioning plans they claim will leave "hazardous oily sludge" in the sea.

UK Oil Course Enrollment Stops its Decline

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Parsley Energy in $2.27B All-Stock Deal to Acquire Jagged Peak Energy

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The sale is contingent on Energean completing its proposal to acquire Edison E&P.

Oil Tanker Rates Soar to New Records

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ConocoPhillips to Divest Some Australia Assets

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Total Makes $600MM Bet on India

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Oil Drops After Biggest Gain in a Month

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Nigeria in Talks with Oil Majors to End $62B Dispute

Nigeria began preliminary talks with international oil companies to settle a dispute over revenue.

Oil Prices Rally on Iran Tanker Attack Report

WTI and Brent crude oil prices posted solid gains Friday following reports of more unrest in the Arabian Peninsula region.

Wartsila Wins LNG Bunkering Simulator Order

Wartsila's LNG bunkering vessel simulator enables realistic hands-on training for operators. Photo copyright Kasi Group.

Los Angeles Blaze Threatens Gas Field

A Los Angeles wildfire forced the evacuation of 25,000 homes and is threatening a natural gas storage facility that four years ago sprung the biggest gas leak in U.S. history.

US Rig Count Increases for First Time in Two Months

The U.S. saw a net gain of one rig, ending a seven-week long string of declines.

Energy Firms in US 10th Dist. See Decreased Activity in 3Q

Oil and gas firms in the U.S.' 10th District saw a moderate decrease in activity for the third quarter of 2019, according to results of the Kansas City Fed's 3Q energy survey.

Brazil Pre-Salt Block Goes to Total-Led Group

A consortium of Total, QP and Petronas has won the C-M-541 deep offshore license in Brazil's pre-salt Campos Basin.

IEA Cuts Oil Demand Forecast as Economy Eclipses Saudi Attack

The International Energy Agency cut forecasts for growth in global oil demand, noting that fears of an economic slowdown are overshadowing the loss of supply during last month's attack on Saudi Arabia.

Equinor Okays Record-Large Floating Wind Farm in Norway

Equinor ASA made a final decision to invest in floating wind turbines to power offshore oil platforms off Norway after the government agreed to subsidize a large part of the cost.

Iran Oil Tanker Hit by Missiles in Red Sea

Iran said missiles struck one of its tankers in the Red Sea, the latest in a series of attacks on oil infrastructure in the region that have roiled energy markets.