Our Company - Drilling

Our Company

Delivering start-to-finish drilling and well construction services

For more than 50 years, ADNOC Drilling has enabled the Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC) to safely and efficiently unlock United Arab Emirates’ (UAE) oil and gas resources. ADNOC Drilling is key to delivering the targeted increase in crude oil production capacity by 25% to 5 million barrels per day by 2030 and achieve UAE gas self-sufficiency.

Our company at a glance

8 K
+ workforce - engineers, specialists and technicians
10 K
+ wells delivered with a total distance of over 76 million feet

We operate responsibly on land, sea and on ADNOC’s unique artificial islands located off Abu Dhabi’s coastline, delivering start-to-finish drilling and well construction services across both conventional and unconventional reservoirs.  

We are the largest national drilling company in the Middle East by rig fleet size and stand as the sole provider of drilling and associated rig-related services to the ADNOC Group. Our dedicated workforce of engineers, specialists and technicians, help maintain safe and efficient operations across our entire fleet, day in day out, 365 days a year.  

The size and quality of our fleet, together with our ability to provide a full suite of integrated drilling services, positions us for future growth and expansion in the region. 

Our Board

ADNOC Drilling's Board
members include some of
the UAE's most respected
public and private sector officials.


Our Leaders

Leaders and visionaries
of ADNOC Drilling.


Our History

For more than 50 years, ADNOC Drilling has enabled ADNOC to
reliably and efficiently unlock the UAE's oil and gas resources 
in the service of the nation.