World Oil Features Global Drilling Support on Benefits of Condition-Based Maintenance Program

September 21, 2016 – Houston, TX – Keith Holliday, President and CEO of GDS International, recently wrote an article that is featured on the World Oil website, and will be published in their September issue. The article focuses on reducing rig equipment downtime by utilizing condition-based maintenance programs fueled by a cloud-based remote monitoring application. The app can be viewed on any device, increasing visibility and giving fleet operators, owners, and OEMs a cost-effective solution to help monitor the health of distributed assets, reduce costs, increase reliability, and optimize equipment performance.

Read the entire article here: GDS World Oil Article


GDS International Implements GE’s Equipment Insight Solution to Optimize Top Drive Equipment Performance

GE (NYSE:GE) today announced that GDS International LLC, otherwise known as Global Drilling Support (GDS), has implemented its Equipment Insight solution at drilling rigs located in the Marcellus region of Pennsylvania to improve data collection, analytics and management capabilities. Powered by Predix, the software-as-a-service offering enables GDS — a leading provider of top drive manufacturing, maintenance and repair — to better monitor the health of its top drives, helping to optimize operation and maintain rig uptime.

To read the entire press release by GE, click here.

The GDM500 with GE's Equipment Insight technology in Orion's Mast
The GDM500 with GE’s Equipment Insight technology in Orion’s Mast