Maersk Training’s new Houston location to get drilling simulator

Offshore staff

STAVANGER, Norway – Maersk Training, Oiltec Solutions, and eDrilling plan to bring an advanced drilling and engineering simulator to Maersk Training’s new facility in Houston opening in November 2015.

“More than 2,000 drilling and well professionals have been trained on wellSim hiDRILL by Maersk Training in Stavanger, Norway, on more than 100 well specific training scenarios. It will be great for US operators now to have the opportunity to do the same,” said Tor Olav Schibevaag, CEO of eDrilling.


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