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Parker Drilling Company, together with its subsidiaries, provides contract drilling and drilling-related services and rental tools in the United States, Latin America, Africa, the Middle East, the Asia Pacific, Europe, and the Commonwealth of Independent States. It operates in five segments: Rental Tools, U.S. Barge Drilling, U.S. Drilling, International Drilling, and Technical Services. The company operates barge rigs for drilling oil and natural gas in the shallow waters in and along the inland waterways, as well as drills geologically difficult wells and manages the logistical and technological challenges of operating in remote, harsh, and ecologically sensitive areas. As of December 31, 2013, its rig fleet included 13 barge drilling rigs and 23 land rigs. The company also provides rental tools for land and offshore oil and natural gas drilling and workover and production applications, such as drill pipes, heavy-weight drill pipes, tubing, high-torque connections, blow-out preventers, drill collars, casing running systems, tools for fishing services, and others. In addition, it provides technical services, such as engineering and related project services during front end engineering design (FEED), pre-FEED, and concept development phases of customer-owned drilling facility projects; engineering, procurement, construction, and installation services; operations and maintenance services; and other project management services, including labor, maintenance, and logistics for operators who own their own drilling rigs. The company serves independent and national oil and natural gas companies, and integrated service providers. Parker Drilling Company was founded in 1934 and is headquartered in Houston, Texas.

3,395 Employees
Last Reported Date: 03/10/14
Founded in 1934

parker drilling co (PKD) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer, President and Direct...
Total Annual Compensation: $567.0K
Executive Chairman
Total Annual Compensation: $425.0K
Chief Financial Officer and Senior Vice Presi...
Total Annual Compensation: $212.3K
Senior Vice President of Europe, Middle East ...
Total Annual Compensation: $380.5K
Chief Administrative Officer, Senior Vice Pre...
Total Annual Compensation: $346.2K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.

parker drilling co (PKD) Key Developments

Parker Drilling Company Announces Executive Changes

On April 1, 2014, Philip A. Schlom, Principal Accounting Officer and Controller of Parker Drilling Company was appointed to the position of Vice President, Finance - Process Effectiveness of the company. Concurrent with his appointment to this position, Mr. Schlom relinquished his position as the company's Principal Accounting Officer and Controller. Also on April 1, 2014, Leslie K. Nagy was appointed as Principal Accounting Officer and Controller of the company. Ms. Nagy served as Director of Finance and Assistant Controller of the company from December 2012 through March 2014, as Assistant Controller of the Company from May 2011 to December 2012, and as Manager of External Reporting and General Accounting of the Company from August 2010 to May 2011. Prior to joining the company in August 2010, Ms. Nagy was employed by Ernst & Young LLP from 1997 until August 2010.

Parker Drilling Co. Announces Contract for Barge Rig 55B

Parker Drilling Company announced it has contracted its barge drilling rig, Rig 55B. Featuring advanced equipment and performance enhancements, the rig is being introduced to the Company's fleet to bring additional capabilities to the Gulf of Mexico barge market. The rig has been contracted to Chevron U.S.A. Inc. for four wells with an expected term of 120 days at a dayrate of $50,300. The contract is expected to commence before the end of the 2014 second quarter. This information is being provided to analysts and investors in conjunction with the company's March 22 barge rig and rental tools facility tour program.

Parker Drilling Co. Presents at 42nd Annual Howard Weil Energy Conference, Mar-26-2014 10:20 AM

Parker Drilling Co. Presents at 42nd Annual Howard Weil Energy Conference, Mar-26-2014 10:20 AM. Venue: The Roosevelt New Orleans Hotel, 123 Baronne Street, New Orleans, LA 70112, United States. Speakers: Gary G. Rich, Chief Executive Officer, President and Director.


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