“Message to our visitors”
On behalf of EDC employees, I would like to welcome you to Egyptian Drilling Company (EDC) website.
Our website is designed to meet the needs of our valued visitors, and I hope it creates an opportunity for you to learn more about the services we offer to our clients and our fleet of 70 rigs as well as the world class operations we provide and the highest safety standards implemented across the organization.
EDC is one of the leading drilling contractors in Egypt, the Middle East and Africa. Since the company’s inception in 1976, EDC has been playing a pioneering role in the development of the drilling industry in all countries it operated in including Egypt, Saudi Arabia, Gabon, Qatar, Libya and Syria.
Throughout the past four decades, EDC had worked closely with its partners and had built a strong successful relationship with them. With the continued challenges that the oil and gas sector continues to face, we are more persistent than ever to continue to build on our strong partnerships with our local and global oil and gas clients and provide exceptional client services, and have a safer and more secure workplace.
We are determined to sustain and build on the remarkable achievement that we had throughout the past four decades through the dedication and commitment of our people whose priority is to focus on operational excellence, implement the highest Safety standards and maintain our leadership position in the market.
That’s why we are committed towards investing in our people and developing their competencies, and identifying our talents and future leaders who will continue our path and grow EDC in the future.
Thank you for visiting EDC website, and I welcome any feedback you might have.
EDC Chairman & Managing Director
Who We Are
EDC is one of the leading drilling contractors in Egypt and the MENA region; established in 1976 in partnership with Maersk Drilling, EDC is now 100% owned by Egyptian General Petroleum Corporation (EGPC) and other shareholders from the Egyptian petroleum sector.