About Us

Est. 2015

Maintenance Repair Drilling Solutions

MRDS specialises in the project management, inspection, repair and overhaul of oilfield drilling equipment both onshore and offshore.

We supply oilfield capital equipment and associated spare parts to meet client’s needs worldwide.

The company has been running successfully since being established in early 2015 and, due to further growth and the need to expand, moved to larger premises in February 2017.

Leaders In Service

We pride ourselves in being leaders in service, representing good lead times, value and above all, quality. We have extensive experience in drilling equipment and oilfield repairs, overhauls and maintenance, as well as an extensive knowledge of critical parts and consumables supply for drilling equipment. As stockists of consumables, critical spares and serviced and certified drilling equipment inventory, MRDS go beyond the call of duty to deliver customer satisfaction. We service all rig types from platforms, jack ups and tender barges to semi submersibles, drill-ships and land-rigs.

Field Service Engineering & Support

Offering a wide range of services and engineering support from drilling and oilfield equipment service engineers to mechanical, hydraulic and electrical engineers, MRDS deal with clients worldwide. Our engineers have operated throughout the UK, Europe, America, Middle East and West Africa. Because we have agreements with key European shipyards for the supply of technicians, our engineers are certified for local and international work scopes. We have engineers and project managers in-house for reactivations, rig packages and oilfield engineering solutions. MRDS offer a 24-hour technical support line to prevent any downtime from occurring.

Leaders In Service

At MRDS we have workshops with the capacity for day to day oilfield equipment repairs right through to drilling equipment reactivation projects and 5 yearly recertification projects. Our client focused team consists of experienced project managers, workshop managers and team leaders. The in-house training and development of MRDS personnel is a priority, as is our ability to provide the latest training courses on drilling equipment for our clients. We also have workshop capacity, machine shop capacity and experienced resources in Houston with our key partners, along with agreements with European shipyards for the utilisation of shipyard workshops.

Parts Supply

Service Delivery is integral to our business as we value our customers and we are constantly striving to provide products and services which meet and exceed expectations. MRDS are distributors and a licensed repair centre for American Block, Southwest and Nabors, owners of Canrig, and Tesco. Our global supply chain means we can provide parts and equipment all over the world and we have an experienced team of service engineers who can be mobilised to locations worldwide.

Drilling Packages & Support

MRDS are capable of undertaking a variety of projects, including the reactivation of cold and warm stacked rigs, carrying out 5 yearly drilling equipment overhauls and recertification projects. We have the resources to undertake UWILD and SPS workscopes and projects, along with full drilling equipment packages for new build or new equipment scoped projects.

Rental, Service or Equipment Exchange

MRDS can offer our customers the best quality equipment available. Working with the top suppliers worldwide, we have the capability to offer recertified drilling equipment, available to rent, purchase or service exchange.

Asset Integrity

MRDS deliver a best-in-class, inspection, access, construction, and coatings service.

We area ‘one-stop’ solution to inspection, repair, and maintenance (IRM) with multi-disciplined team assemblies to reduce mobilisations and personnel on board (POB), while increasing productive time.

Our services include, Multi-disciplined access (rope access, decking and tensioned netting systems, confined space entry), Rope access construction and maintenance (welding, rigging, coatings and electrical), Helideck enhancement – CAP437/8 compliant, Coating inspection / asset protection, Special Periodic Surveys, Hull Gauging & Preservation, Eddy Current Inspection, Ultrasonic wall thickness and Ultrasonic weld inspection, Dye Penetrant Inspection and Magnetic Particle Inspection, Drilling tool inspection, Derrick Inspections to API 4G (Cat I & II), Competent Persons of Lifting Operations (CPLO), DROPS surveys & remedial, Tank/Silo Cleaning, Blasting and Painting.

Meet Our Team

Ian McGillivray

Managing Director

Duncan Mitchell

Workshop Manager

Sandy Main

Operations Manager

Paul Young

Technical Manager

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