About Nicklos Drilling Company

rig-5-003Nicklos Drilling Company operates four land-based drilling rigs in South Texas, East Texas and the Gulf Coast markets of Texas and Southwest and North Louisiana. The rigs have the capacity to drill from 6,500’ to 18,000’.

The company was originally founded in 1935 by its predecessor companies and has operated in its current form since 1997. Through the company’s operating history, Nicklos has developed strong customer relationships in its various operating regions. Nicklos maintains the greatest level of integrity with its highly experienced management team and dedicated loyal crews that enable the company to deliver high-quality, efficient drilling operations with an emphasis on safety and the environment. Nicklos prides itself on its preventative maintenance program and its quick response time when the need occurs.

The Nicklos name has been associated with the contract drilling business for over 75 years through three generations. Management personnel each have an average of 40 years of industry experience.