Products and Solutions for Offshore Drilling Rigs

Drillships, Jack-Up Rigs and Semi-Submersible Rigs

In today’s world, global enterprises operate 24 hours a day and across time zones. Maintaining your operations day-in and day-out is the goal and the DNOW customer support and wide inventory of suppliers is your key to avoiding downtime in a critical situation.

DNOW's Supply Chain Management Model and It's Importance to Offershore Drilling

We optimize your inventory to synch with your operations, work orders, and maintenance schedules. We make sure you always have the assets you need while eliminating excess, so you can lower inventory costs and raise productivity.

Catalog Inventory Tracking

We ensures that you know exactly the assets you have and where they’re going, from the smallest parts to the largest equipment components. We log and track MRO consumables, critical spares, capital spares, and any other materials vital to your operation.

Sourcing and Procurement

We recognizes that every operation is unique. That's why we work with you to utilize our supply chain locations, regional warehouses, superior customer service and high product availability and fill rates based on a specific demand plan for each customer.

Asset Inventory Management

Our global supply chain ensures high product availability for OEM drilling equipment, such as blowout preventers, drawworks, fluid ends, iron roughnecks, mud pumps, top drives, and traveling equipment that keep your rig from going offline due to you waiting for materials.

Supply Chain Partners

DNOW has deep roots in offshore supply and ship chandlery, making us the perfect supply partner for a full range of PPE, PVF, and MRO equipment needs in the offshore drilling industry.

  • We have partners in key global locations like Ghana, Nigeria, Singapore, and Azerbaijan and have supplied some of the world’s largest brands in oil and gas.
  • We have held large contracts for many years, despite competitive tendering processes, due to our reliable service and capabilities that are perfect for OPEX supplies.
  • Our three internationally recognized accreditations (ISO 9001, 14001, and OHSAS 18001) and FPAL registration prove our commitment to providing high-quality distribution services to the oil and gas industry.
  • With specialist knowledge of vessel requirements that comes only with extensive experience of the marine industry, DNOW has the capabilities to support vessels for platform and construction supply, transfer vessels, and ships used for exploration and survey.
  • We are members of the most well-known marine-based associations, ISSA, IMPA and offer trading services through an online ShipServ membership and TradeNet ID.

Offshore Drilling Equipment List

DNOW offers a high standard of expertise and service to help you find the right products for your Jackups, semisubmersibles and drillships to minimize rig downtime and total operating costs for rig operators.

Drillship

The supply chain for an offshore drilling rig can be complex and difficult to manage, not only does it mean you need to have access to the necessary and critical parts readily available, but you must navigate the logistics of moving these parts to where they are needed on a moment’s notice. That's where DistributionNOW comes into play. We can help you face many challenges, from investing too much capital in non-core assets to lacking a defined material management program.

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Jack-Up Rig

Having the right part on hand or even available is just half the battle. It's getting the part to a rig on the other side of the world, that can be the challenge. DNOW recognizes that every operation is unique. That's why we work with you to utilize our supply chain locations, regional warehouses, superior customer service and high product availability and fill rates based on a specific demand plan for each customer.

Jack-up Rig

Semi-Submersible Rig

We know you never want a rig to go offline due to you waiting for materials, that's why DNOW's global supply chain of high product availability OEM drilling equipment used by rigs such as draw works, hoisting, fluid ends, mud pumps, blow out preventers, travelling equipment, rotating equipment, top drives, and iron roughnecks.

Semi-Submersible Rig

Drillship

The supply chain for an offshore drilling rig can be complex and difficult to manage, not only does it mean you need to have access to the necessary and critical parts readily available, but you must navigate the logistics of moving these parts to where they are needed on a moment’s notice. That's where DistributionNOW comes into play. We can help you face many challenges, from investing too much capital in non-core assets to lacking a defined material management program.

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Jack-Up Rig

Having the right part on hand or even available is just half the battle. It's getting the part to a rig on the other side of the world, that can be the challenge. DNOW recognizes that every operation is unique. That's why we work with you to utilize our supply chain locations, regional warehouses, superior customer service and high product availability and fill rates based on a specific demand plan for each customer.

Jack-up Rig

Semi-Submersible Rig

We know you never want a rig to go offline due to you waiting for materials, that's why DNOW's global supply chain of high product availability OEM drilling equipment used by rigs such as draw works, hoisting, fluid ends, mud pumps, blow out preventers, travelling equipment, rotating equipment, top drives, and iron roughnecks.

Semi-Submersible Rig

Customer Specific Electronic Catalog

DNOW offers a high standard of expertise and service to help minimize rig downtime and total operating costs for rig operators. Our global catalog system supply complete inventory loadouts while allowing drillers to order replenishment product or critical spares effortlessly after the rig has been deployed anywhere in the world through a unique database or e-commerce system from any one of our 250+ locations or through the internet.

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RigStore®

RigStore is the name of our flexible, customizable model for servicing customer offshore facilities. brings our supply chain expertise and strategic supplier relationships to the offshore drilling site and reduces capital investment and total cost of ownership for our customers.

This model links three major components:

  1. Storeroom - customer-owned materials located in the offshore facility and synchronized to DNOW's supply chain. These materials are monitored and replenished from the shorebase location.
  2. Shorebase - customer-owned materials, including MRO consumables, critical spares, and capital spares, designated for storeroom replenishment. Material-related services provided include logistics, procurement support, and back-up and surplus material management.
  3. Hub - support location serving the shorebase location. The specific type of support may range from performance monitoring to accounting processes, to additional employees for project demands.
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How DNOW Provides Value for Customer Issues

The RigStore model has many benefits for offshore drillers and producers, in all aspects of their operations.

Capital Outlay
  • Reduction in capital investment by leveraging shorebase and global DNOW inventory
Inventory Management
  • Use drilling contractor's system and periodically reconcile with DNOW's system
  • Inventory replenishment process on board through material planning
  • DNOW can provide people, processes, and ERP capabilities
Shorebase Infrastructure
  • Utilize existing DNOW shorebase infrastructure
  • The drilling contractor pays a portion of the scalable shorebase infrastructure
  • DNOW maintains backup inventory as needed to support operations
Setup and Shutdown Costs
  • Reduced setup and shutdown costs by DNOW's infrastructure
Service and Repair
  • DNOW provides procurement personnel for services and repair work
Sourcing
  • DNOW leverages its domestic and international sourcing
Administration
  • DNOW dramatically reduces the transactional burden on drilling contractor

 

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