As a major provider of international and domestic contract drilling services with special focus on high-specification, premium jack-up rigs, our client is a leader in deep off shore drilling. To manage its rigs around the world, the company needed one tracking application that provided scalability, eliminated redundancies and integrated real-time data.
The company lacked a consistent, user-friendly system to track pertinent data of its rigs worldwide. With disparate applications using unrelated technologies, it could not provide real-time, accurate data to its Texas headquarters. Other challenges included:
Following a competitive bidding process, the company selected Sparkhound for its infrastructure resources, experienced team and competitive pricing. Using leading software tools to jettison the client’s custom software development capabilities, Sparkhound:
Sparkhound delivered the custom application deliverables four weeks early, enabling the client to implement additional features and receive out-of-scope integration processes. The new tracking system increased productivity, removed redundancies, ensured access to reliable data and led to increased efficiencies, while decreasing reliance on the client’s limited IT bandwidth.