Our Advantage

The success of PETRON will largely be attributed to its transformation from a provider of technical solutions to that of a trusted advisor to clients. It has built trust through consistent track record, migrating seamlessly across the value chain from supplier to partners.

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PETRON signs a deal with its American partner Shaw Regional Transit LLC_, USA to arrange a US$100million finance package from the Export Import (Exim) Bank of the United States, one of the world’s most reputable funding agencies in the world, to enable it acquire and operate its own fleet of Drill Rigs. The most modern and most capable fleet in the world, available when you need it and where you need it.


Welcome to Petron Drilling

A proudly Nigerian oil and natural gas Drilling company newly formed to take advantage of the vacuum created by the powerful provisions of the Federal Government of Nigeria to development an-all inclusive Nigerian Local Content in the oil and gas industry to maximize the benefits to Nigerians.

As an energy-oriented company which will engage in contract drilling, the Company aims to deliver well cost savings to its customers through ongoing improvements and leadership in drilling efficiency and safety.  Its success will be based on its ability to develop and apply new ideas, technologies and processes that create a differentiated, high-quality service offering.  As a result, PETRON promises to deliver unprecedented drilling performance and value to its customers.

Although PETRON will primarily be engaged in contract drilling of oil and gas wells for exploration and production companies, PETRON will also engage in Site Preparation, Personnel and Equipment Supply and Total Rig Logistics and Marine Services. However, the contract drilling business will account for almost all of PETRON’s operating revenues, making it one of the major land and offshore platform drilling contractors in Nigeria.

Our culture of going beyond the ordinary in quest for Healthy, Safe and Environmentally Friendly strategies for our operations will see PETRON successfully develop policies to protect its workforce, the environment and other ecologically sensitive areas. This means that our idea is consistent with internationally acceptable HSE standards, having the highest form of regards for people and environment over profit.