Sedco Dubai (LLC) is a joint venture between the Government of Dubai and Noble Drilling Holding LLC and was established to provide drilling, workover / completion services and equipment on oil and gas wells throughout United Arab Emirates. Since its inception early in 1979 the Company has operated in Dubai and the Northern Emirates. In all of its operations Sedco Dubai (LLC) has proven to be an industry leader in Health, Safety and Environment as well as in the efficient operations execution. The Management’s strong commitment to continuous improvement has led the Company to these outstanding results.

Key Activities/Services

SEDCO Dubai (LLC) benefits from :

  • A strong commitment to HSE resulting in an accident frequency rate much lower than the industry average, over 50 years of experience in both onshore and offshore operations involving all types of rigs from highly mobile desert land rigs through ultra heavy land rigs, swamp barges, jack-ups and large harsh environment semi-submersibles to dynamically positioned drill ships.
  • Four training centres catering to specific regional requirements using formal classroom, modular self study and on-site hands on training.

Sedco Dubai (LLC) currently operates 2 jack-up rigs for Dubai Petroleum Company offshore Dubai.

The Noble David Tinsley, built in Singapore, is capable of drilling to 25,000 feet in water depths up to 250 feet. This rig has been working for many years with DPC and has the distinction of having the first MDS computerised drilling systems worldwide and the first automated chemical handling system in the Gulf.

The Noble Alan Hay, built in Singapore, is capable of drilling to 25,000 feet in 300 feet of water.

A third rig, the Noble Mick O’Brien is contracted to commence operations in the first half of 2016.