Bison Drilling

Bison Drilling and Field Services LogoBison Drilling was founded in November 2010 and has grown to a 12 rig fleet. The company has 12 rigs many with high pressure fluid systems and walking systems with over 150 employees.

Bison will continue to grow as drilling activity continues to increase in the Permian Basin, with a particular focus on horizontal development.

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RIG 10: 1,500HP AC ELECTRIC

Address: 2600 W 87th St, Odessa, TX

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Inventory:

  • Drawworks:
  • IDM MAC 1600, HP AC Electric Drive
  • GE Traction Motors 1500 HP
  • JOHNSON Disk Brake
  • Power:
  • (3) CAT 1226 KW Gen Sets powered by CAT D-3512 Diesel Engines
  • Mast and Substructure:
  • IDM 136’H Telescoping Mast, 750,000# SHL,
  • IDM 22’H Telescoping Type Sub, w/ 17’8” Rotary Beam, 750,000 pound SHL (455,000 pound Set Back Capacity)
  • Mud Pumps:
  • (2) HH HHF-1600, 1600 HP Triplex, Each powered by 1500 HP Electric Traction Motor
  • A/C VFD Unit:
  • GE Evolution Series E9000, 1200 Amps, 480 Volts, 3 Phase, 600 Volt Max
  • Rotating and Traveling Equipment:
  • 37-1/2” Rotary Table, Independent Hydraulic
  • Blocks: 400-Ton American
  • BOP Equipment:
  • CAMERON Type 13-5/8” 5000# Annular BOP
  • CAMERON Type 13-5/8” 5000# Double
  • 10,000# Choke Manifold
  • Mud System:
  • (2) Pit Mud System, 1000 Barrel Capacity
  • Swaco & Mongoose Shakers
  • Water Tanks
  • Fuel Tanks
  • Rig Houses:
  • Top Dog House
  • Tool / Parts Storage Fluorescent Lights, w/ Misc. Parts, Skidded
  • Drill Pipe and Drill Collars:
  • 18,000 ‘ of 5” drillpipe (19.5lb)
  • (21) each 6” and (6) each 8” drillcollars
  • Top Drive:
  • CANRIG Model: , 275-Ton
  • Top Drive Assembly 6027AC-939
  • Other:
  • Could add omni-directional walking system and hydraulic catwalk with commitment from operator
RIG 11: 1,200HP DIESEL ELECTRIC

GPS Coordinates: 31°51’16.9”N  102°19’30.1”W Odessa, TX

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Inventory:

  • Drawworks:
  • Modified National 80 UE, rated 1,200HP
  • Elmagco 6032 Auxiliary brake
  • (2) GE 752 DC traction motors
  • Power:
  • (3) CAT 3508 with Kato 1,225KW generators
  • Total power available: 1,950 KW
  • Substructure:
  • Pyramid box on box
  • Floor height: 24’3” (clear height: 20’4”)
  • Mast:
  • Pyramid Mast; 630,000# SHL; 136’ height
  • Top Drive:
  • Tesco 500 ton ECI 900AC electric top drive
  • Mud Pumps:
  • (2) National 10P130 triplex pumps powered by GE752 hi-torque DC traction motors
  • SCR Unit:
  • GE SCR System
  • Rotating and Traveling Equipment:
  • Rotary Table: National C-275 27.5”
  • Swivel: National P400
  • Blocks: National 650 H500
  • BOP Equipment:
  • CAMERON Type 13-5/8” 5000# Annular BOP
  • CAMERON Type 13-5/8” 5000# Double & Single Ram BOP
  • 10,000# Choke Manifold
  • Mud System:
  • (2) Pit Mud System, 1500 Barrel Capacity
  • (2) Derrick Flo-line Cleaners
  • (2) Swaco Mongoose ALS Shakers
  • Degasser and tank
  • Water Tanks
  • Fuel Tanks
  • Walking System
  • Hydraulic X-Y walking beam moving system, capable of moving with 500,000# setback
  • Drill Pipe and Drill Collars:
  • 18,000’ of 5” drillpipe (19.5lb)
  • (21) each 6” and (6) each of 8” drillcollars
  • Other
  • Iron roughneck
RIG 14: 1,500HP DIESEL ELECTRIC

GPS Coordinates: 32°17’2.1”N  103°48’06.8”W Loving, NM

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Inventory:

  • Drawworks:
  • NOV-1500UE 1500 HP Diesel/Electric
  • GE 800 HP Traction Motors
  • WICHITA 1500 HP Disc Brake
  • Power:
  • (3) KATO 1100 KW Gen Sets powered by Detroit Diesel DDC 1500 HP Diesel Engines
  • Mast and Substructure:
  • BHL International 146’H Cantilever/Split Level Mast, 750,000 SHL
  • BHL International 27’6”H Sling Shot Type Sub w/ 400,000# Set Back Capacity
  • Mud Pumps:
  • (2) HH HHF-1600, 1600 HP Triplex, Each powered by GE 752 Traction Motors
  • A/C VFD Unit:
  • GE Evolution Series “SCR (IECS)” E9000, 1200 Amps, 480 Volts, 3 Phase, 600 Volt Max
  • Rotating and Traveling Equipment:
  • 37-1/2” Rotary Table, powered by GE traction motor
  • Blocks: 500-Ton National
  • Iron roughneck type GF-1100
  • BOP Equipment:
  • Shaffer 13-5/8” 5000# Annular BOP
  • Cameron Type 13-5/8” 10,000# Double & Single Ram BOP
  • 10,000# Choke Manifold
  • Mud System:
  • (3) Pit Mud System, 1500 Barrel Capacity
  • Swaco & Mongoose Shakers
  • Water Tanks
  • Fuel Tanks
  • Rig Houses:
  • Top Dog House
  • (2) Heaters, Skidded
  • (24) Lockers, Bench Storage, Heaters, Fluorescent Lights
  • Tool / Parts Storage Fluorescent Lights, w/ Misc. Parts, Skidded
  • Drill Pipe and Drill Collars:
  • 18,000’ of 5.0” drill pipe (19.5lb)
  • (21) each 6”, (6) each 8” drillcollars
  • Top Drive:
  • CANRIG Model: 1035AC-500, 350-Ton Top Drive Assembly
  • Other:
  • Could add omni-directional walking system and hydraulic catwalk with commitment from operator
  • Skid package for up to 50 feet.
RIG 15: 1,500HP DIESEL ELECTRIC

GPS Coordinates: 32°14’2.1”N  103°48’06.8”W Carlsbad, NM

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Inventory:

  • Drawworks:
  • NOV-1500UE 1500 HP Diesel/Electric
  • GE 800 HP Traction Motors
  • WICHITA 1500 HP Disc Brake
  • Power:
  • (3) Caterpillar 1100 KW Gen Sets powered by Caterpillar 3512-1500 Diesel Engines
  • Mast and Substructure:
  • BHL International 146’H Cantilever/Split Level Mast, 750,000 SHL
  • BHL International 27’6”H Sling Shot Type Sub w/ 400,000# Set Back Capacity
  • Mud Pumps:
  • (2) HH HHF-1600, 1600 HP Triplex, Each powered by GE 752 Traction Motors
  • A/C VFD Unit:
  • GE Evolution Series “SCR (IECS)” E9000, 1200 Amps, 480 Volts, 3 Phase, 600 Volt Max
  • Rotating and Traveling Equipment:
  • 37-1/2” Rotary Table, powered by GE traction motor
  • Blocks: 500-Ton National
  • Iron Ruffneck type GF-1100
  • BOP Equipment:
  • Shaffer 13-5/8” 5000# Annular BOP
  • Cameron Type 13-5/8” 10,000# Double & Single Ram BOP
  • 10,000# Choke Manifold
  • Mud System:
  • (3) Pit Mud System, 1500 Barrel Capacity
  • Swaco & Mongoose Shakers
  • Degasser
  • Water Tanks
  • Fuel Tanks
  • Rig Houses:
  • Top Dog House
  • (2) Heaters, Skidded
  • (24) Lockers, Bench Storage, Heaters, Fluorescent Lights
  • Tool / Parts Storage Fluorescent Lights, w/ Misc. Parts, Skidded
  • Drill Pipe and Drill Collars:
  • 15,000’ of 5.0” drill pipe (19.5lb)
  • (21) each 6” and (6) each 8” drillcollars
  • Top Drive:
  • CANRIG Model: 1035AC-500, 350-Ton Top Drive Assembly
  • Other:
  • Could add omni-directional walking system and hydraulic catwalk with commitment from operator.
  • Skid package up to 50 feet.
RIG 16: 1,500HP AC ELECTRIC

GPS Coordinates: 31.601521326258407,-102.10301522175045 Midland County, TX

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Inventory:

  • Drawworks:
  • IDM MAC 1600, AC Drive- Electric
  • 1600 HP Traction Motors
  • JOHNSON Disc Brake
  • Power:
  • (3) CAT 1226 KW Gen Sets powered by CAT D-3512 Diesel Engines
  • Mast and Substructure:
  • IDM 136’H Telescoping Mast, 750,000# SHL,
  • IDM 22’H Telescoping Type Sub, w/ 17’8” Rotary Beam, 750,000 pound SHL (455,000 pound Set Back Capacity)
  • Mud Pumps:
  • (2) HH HHF-1600, 1600 HP Triplex, Each powered by 1500 HP Electric Traction Motor
  • A/C VFD Unit:
  • GE Evolution Series E9000, 1200 Amps, 480 Volts, 3 Phase, 600 Volt Max
  • Rotating and Traveling Equipment:
  • 37-1/2” Rotary Table, p/b 1500 A/C Motor
  • Blocks: 400-Ton National
  • BOP Equipment:
  • CAMERON Type 13-5/8” 5000# Annular BOP
  • CAMERON Type 13-5/8” 5000# Double Ram BOP
  • 10,000# Choke Manifold
  • Mud System:
  • (2) Pit Mud System, 1000 Barrel Capacity
  • Swaco & Mongoose Shakers
  • Desilter, Desander & Cent Pumps
  • 2 Water Tanks
  • Fuel Tanks
  • Rig Houses:
  • Top Dog House
  • Tool / Parts Storage Fluorescent Lights, w/ Misc. Parts, Skidded
  • Drill Pipe and Drill Collars:
  • 18,000’ of 5.0” drill pipe (19.5lb)
  • (21) each 6” and (6) each 8” drillcollars
  • Top Drive:
  • CANRIG Model: 1035AC-500, 350-Ton Top Drive Assembly
  • Walking System:
  • Omni-directional walking system
  • Other Information:
  • Iron roughneck
  • Omni-directional walking system
RIG 17: 1,500HP AC ELECTRIC

GPS Coordinates: 32°24’57.9”N  101°38’33.6”W Knott, TX

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Inventory:

  • Drawworks:
  • IDM MAC 1600, AC Electric Drive
  • GE 1500 HP Traction Motors
  • JOHNSON Disc Brake
  • Power:
  • (3) CAT 1226 KW Gen Sets powered by CAT D-3512 Diesel Engines
  • Mast and Substructure:
  • IDM 136’H Telescoping Mast, 750,000# SHL,
  • IDM 22’H Telescoping Type Sub, w/ 17’8” Rotary Beam, 750,000 pound SHL (455,000 pound Set Back Capacity)
  • Mud Pumps:
  • (2) HH HHF-1600, 1600 HP Triplex, Each powered by 1500 HP Electric Traction Motor
  • A/C VFD Unit: IDM Quick Silver Drilling System, 1200 Amps, 480 Volts, 3 Phase, 600 Volt Max
  • Rotating and Traveling Equipment:
  • 37-1/2” Rotary Table, p/b 1500 A/C Motor
  • Blocks: 400-Ton American
  • BOP Equipment:
  • Shaffer SL Type 13-5/8” 5,000# Double BOP
  • 13 5/8” 5,000 Spherical Annular
  • 5,000# Choke Manifold
  • Mud System:
  • (2) Pit Mud System, 1000 Barrel Capacity
  • Swaco & Mongoose Shakers
  • Desilter, Desander & Cent Pumps
  • 2Water Tanks
  • Fuel Tanks
  • Rig Houses:
  • Top Dog House
  • Tool / Parts Storage Fluorescent Lights, w/ Misc. Parts, Skidded
  • Drill Pipe and Drill Collars:
  • 18,000’ of 5” drill pipe (19.5lb)
  • (21) each 6” and (6) each 8” drill collars
  • Top Drive:
  • CANRIG Model 1035AC-500, 350 Ton Top Drive Assembly.
  • OTHER
  • Skid Package up to 40 feet
  • Could add omni-directional walking system and hydraulic catwalk with commitment from operator
RIG 41: 800HP MECHANICAL

GPS Coordinates: 32°05’5.1”N  101°52’58.8”W Stanton, TX

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Inventory:

  • Drawworks:
  • Skytop Brewster N-46
  • Power:
  • (2) Caterpillar C 15 625 HP each
  • National C-245 Torque Converters
  • Mast and Substructure:
  • Butler Parks, 131’H x 18’6”W
  • 450,000 pound SHL
  • 15’H x 28’W x 47’L Box on Box
  • Pump #1:
  • Maxum 1,300 HP Triplex pump
  • Caterpillar D3512 Power
  • Pump #2:
  • F1000 HP Triplex Pump
  • Caterpillar D398 Power
  • Rotating and Traveling Equipment:
  • Rotary Table: Brewster RSH 18”
  • Swivel: 300 Ton Garner Denver
  • Blocks: 250 Ton McKissik with Web-Wilson Hydra Hook
  • BOP Equipment:
  • Hydril 11” 5,000 PSI Annular BOP
  • Cameron SS 11” 5,000 PSI Double Ram BOP
  • Shaffer, 4-station, 100-gallon Accumulator with Remote Panel
  • 5,000 PSI Choke Manifold
  • Generators:
  • (2) Caterpillar 3406E 320 KW Generators
  • Both in Utility House with Air Compressor
  • Mud System:
  • (2) Pit Mud System, 650 Barrel Capacity
  • (1) Brandt Shale Shaker
  • Desander and Desilter
  • Fuel Tank:
  • 8,000 gallon with built in lubester
  • Drill Pipe and Drill Collars:
  • 12,000’ of 4 ½” drill pipe (16.60lb)
  • (21) each 6” and (6) each 8” drill collars
  • Additional Equipment:
  • (2) Hydraulic floor winches
  • Kelly Spinner
  • (2) 500 barrel water tanks
RIG 42: 800HP MECHANICAL

GPS Coordinates: 32°05’5.1”N  101°52’58.8”W Stanton, TX

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Inventory:

  • Drawworks:
  • Skytop Brewster N-46
  • Power:
  • (2) Caterpillar 3412(E) at 625 HP each
  • National C-245 Torque Converters
  • Mast and Substructure:
  • Butler Parks, 131’H x 18’6” W
  • 400,000 pound SHL
  • 15’H x 28’W x 47’L Box on Box
  • Pump #1:
  • Maxum 1,300 HP Triplex Pump
  • Caterpillar D399 Power
  • Pump #2:
  • Maxum 1,000 HP Triplex Pump
  • Caterpillar D398 Power
  • Rotating and Traveling Equipment:
  • Rotary Table: Brewster RSH 18”
  • Swivel: 300 Ton Garner Denver
  • Block: 250 Ton McKissik with Web-Wilson Hydra Hook
  • BOP Equipment:
  • Shaffer 13 5/8” 5,000 PSI Annular BOP
  • Hydril 13 5/8” 5,000 PSI Double Ram BOP
  • Shaffer, 4-station, 100-gallon accumulator with remote panel
  • 5,000 PSI Choke Manifold and Gas Separator
  • Generators:
  • (2) Caterpillar 3406E 320 KW Generators
  • Both in Utility House with single Air Compressor
  • Mud System:
  • (2) Pit Mud System, 650 Barrel Capacity
  • (1) Derrick Shale Shaker
  • Desander and Desilter
  • Fuel Tank:
  • 8,000 gallon with built in lubester
  • Drill Pipe and Drill Collars:
  • 12,000’ of 4 ½” drill pipe (16.60lb)
  • (21) each 6” and (6) each 8” drill collars
  • Additional Equipment:
  • (2) Hydraulic floor winches
  • Kelly Spinner
  • (2) 500 barrel water tanks
RIG 56: 1,000HP MECHANICAL

GPS Coordinates: 32°05’5.1”N  101°52’58.8”W Stanton, TX

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Inventory:

  • Drawworks:
  • BDW 800 MI with 342 Parmac Auxiliary Brake
  • Power:
  • (2) Caterpillar C15s at 525 HP each
  • Mast and Substructure:
  • Davis, 136’H x 21’W
  • 550,000 SHL
  • 20’ Box on Box
  • Pump #1:
  • Maxum 1,600 HP Triplex pump
  • Caterpillar D3516 Power
  • Pump #2:
  • Maxum 1,600 HP Triplex pump
  • Caterpillar D3516 Power
  • Rotating and Traveling Equipment:
  • Rotary Table: 27 ½” National
  • Swivel: 300 Ton Ideco
  • Block and Hook: 300 Ton National
  • BOP Equipment:
  • Hydril GK 13 5/8” 5,000 PSI Annular BOP
  • Hydril 13 5/8” 5,000 PSI Double Ram BOP
  • API, 5-station, 100-gallon Accumulator with Remote Panel
  • 5,000 PSI Choke Manifold and Gas Separator
    • Generators:
    • (2) Caterpillar C15 500 KW Generators
    • In utility house with dual air compressors
    • Mud System:
    • (2) Pit Mud System, 800 Barrel Capacity
    • (2) Derrick Flowline Cleaners
    • Desander and Desilter
    • Fuel Tank:
    • 10,000 gallon with built in lubester

     

    • TOP DRIVE
    • TESCO 250 Ton HMI
    • Drill Pipe and Drill Collars:
    • 14,000’ of 4 ½” drill pipe (16.60lb)
    • (21) each 6” and (6) each 8” drill collars
    • Additional Equipment:
    • (2) Air floor winches
    • Kelly Spinner
    • (2) 500 barrel water tanks
RIG 75: 1,500HP DIESEL ELECTRIC

GPS Coordinates: 30°53’05.0”N  102°48’58.7”W Fort Stockton, TX

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Inventory:

  • Drawworks:
  • National 110UE with 336 El Mago Brake
  • Power:
  • (2) GE 752 Traction Motors
  • Mast and Substructure:
  • Draco, 142’H x 25’W
  • 750,000 SHL
  • 21’H x 32’W x 48’L (Box on Box)
  • Pump #1:
  • Bomco, 1,600 HP Triplex pump, 7,500 psi fluid ends
  • GE 752 DC
  • Pump #2:
  • Bomco, 1,600 HP Triplex pump, 7,500 psi fluid ends
  • GE 752 DC
  • Rotating and Traveling Equipment:
  • Rotary Table: 37 ½”
  • Block: National 400 Ton
  • BOP Equipment:
  • Hydril 13 5/8” 5,000 PSI Annular BOP
  • Shaffer Double 13 5/8” 5,000 PSI Double Ram BOP
  • Koomey, 6-station, 80-gallon accumulator with remote panel
  • 5,000 PSI Choke Manifold and Gas Separator
  • Generators/SCR House:
  • (3) Caterpillar 3512 525 KW Generators
  • In utility house with dual air compressors
  • Mud System:
  • (2) Pit Mud System, 1,350 Barrel Capacity
  • (3) Triple Vortex Shakers
  • 100 bbl Trip Tank
  • Fuel Tank
  • 10,000 gallon with built-in lubester
  • Drill Pipe and Drill Collars:
  • 15,000’ of 5” drill pipe (19.5lb)
  • (21) each 6” and (6) each 8” drill collars
  • Additional Equipment:
  • (2) Air floor winches
  • (2) 500 barrel water tanks
  • ST80 Iron Roughneck
  • Skid Package (20 – 40 feet)
RIG 87: MECHANICAL POWER RIG

GPS Coordinates: 32°05’5.1”N  101°52’58.8”W Stanton, TX

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Inventory:

  • Drawworks:
  • National 80
  • Power:
  • (2) Caterpillar C18s at 730 HP each
  • Mast and Substructure:
  • Emsco, 142’H x 21’8”W
  • 650,000 SHL
  • 20’ Box on Box
  • Pump #1:
  • Maxum 1,600 HP Triplex pump
  • Caterpillar D3516 Power
  • Pump #2:
  • Maxum 1,600 HP Triplex pump
  • Caterpillar D3516 Power
  • Rotating and Traveling Equipment:
  • Rotary Table: 27 ½”
  • Swivel: 400 Ton Ideco
  • Block: 400 Ton National Combo
  • BOP Equipment:
  • Shaffer 13 5/8” 5,000 PSI Annular BOP
  • Shaffer 13 5/8” 5,000 PSI Double Ram BOP
  • 6 station accumulator
  • 5,000 PSI Choke Manifold and Gas Separator
  • Top Drive:
  • 275 Ton Can Rig
  • Generators:
  • (2) Caterpillar 3412 SR4 520 KW Generators
  • Mud System:
  • (3) Pit Mud System, 1,430 Barrel Capacity
  • (2) Shale Shakers
  • Desander and Desilter with Separate Trip Tank
  • Fuel Tank:
  • 10,000 gallon with built in lubester
  • Drillpipe and Drillcollars:
  • 18,000 ‘ of 5” drill pipe (19.5lb)
  • (21) each 6” and (6)each 8” drill collars
  • Additional Equipment:
  • (2) Air floor winches
  • Kelly Spinner
  • (2) 500 barrel water tanks