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Market Survey System – Drilling and Well Services

Optimize transaction timing and spend for oil drilling and well services

Are you prepared to deal with supply bottlenecks? Or capitalize on supply opportunities?

Part of the Market Survey System, this service provides market analysis for six oil drilling and well market service categories. Improve your timing of service cycles with a solid understanding of supply, demand and cost dynamics. From the operator who needs to determine when to tender a new project to the supplier/contractor looking to capture the biggest market sales, exploration and drilling professionals can access “need to know” intelligence in one place. Each market analysis report includes a separate MSS Cost Model and supply-demand forecasts. Additional supplier profiles, daily project news and customized reports ensure you can:

  • Make superior sourcing, procurement and strategic decisions
  • Optimize supply chain planning and supplier relations
  • Streamline category management decisions
  • Identify growth markets and assess new project financial potential
  • Strengthen negotiating power
  • Meet project deadlines and cut costs

What’s Included

Market Segment Reports

Covering six key service sectors, each report includes:

  • Latest updates on key offshore/onshore demand trends
  • Historical/projected EPC demand/capital spending (worldwide and regional)
  • Historical/projected cost trends for the six service segments, including 300+ cost drivers
  • Analysis of supply capacity
  • Equipment supplier overview (capabilities, market share, track record, backlog, finances)
  • Competitive environment analysis and supply-demand balance in equipment markets
  • Delivery: multiple times a year
  • Format: PDF, Word, PowerPoint and Excel (for MSS Cost Model)
Supplier/Contractor Profiles

MSS analysts track 700+ industry suppliers, providing individual profiles for 100 of them. Topics include:

  • Corporate capabilities
  • Strategy and outlook
  • Company overview
  • Financial performance
  • Project descriptions
  • Delivery: multiple times a year
  • Format: Word, PDF, PowerPoint
Daily News/Alerts

Timely email updates regarding:

  • Related industry activity
  • Structural changes
  • Project status
  • Major asset news
  • Contracts
  • Company and competitive analysis
Customized Reports

Clients can request a customized research report from our MSS analyst team. Additional fee required.


Offshore Rigs-FloatingSemisubmersible rigs and drillships, including detailed demand- supply analysis and day rate forecasts; includes market by region and depth segment
Offshore Rigs-JackupHistory, present and future of the global market for jackup drilling rigs; sub-divided by four market segments: independent leg units by rated water depths <300 feet, =300 feet, and >300 feet, and mat-supported units
Drilling FluidsFluids used in drilling applications (drilling muds), focusing on raw materials supply-demand and engineering capacity
Well LoggingOpen-hole logging services, including wireline logging and logging-while- drilling (LWD); excludes production logging, coring, mud logging or fluid samples; focus on new technology, global/ regional suppliers and market constraints
Oil Country Tubular Goods (OCTG)OCTG used for the drilling/completion of oil/gas wells, including casing, tubing, and drill pipe; supply-demand-price impact of trade restrictions and unconventional drilling
Onshore Drilling RigsAll land drilling rigs, both fixed, mobile (such as heli-transportable and truck-mounted rigs) or island-based: includes hybrid rigs that can alternate between workovers/drilling, coiled tubing drilling, and traditional drilling

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