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

GDM TOP DRIVE FEATURED IN ORION RIG IN SOUTH TEXAS

May 21, 2015 – Corpus Christi, TX – The Global Drilling Machine can be seen in Orion Drilling’s Rig 17 which was featured on a special report about ‘Efficiency keeps oil flowing in South Texas.’

Orion chose the GDM Top Drive for it’s advancements in safety features and also its commitment to providing the latest in drilling technology.   

See the GDM650 at 00:59, 01:23, 01:41, 02:05

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