The Canadian Association of Oilwell Drilling Contractors represents drilling and service rig contractors across Canada.  The Association membership accounts for nearly 100% of Canadian drilling rig contractors (land-based and offshore), and 98% of Canada¹s service rig contract

CAODC is a meeting place for the drilling and service rig industries, and Association staff are directed by industry to coordinate various initiatives. These initiatives focus on equipment standards, safety practices and training objectives. 

CAODC is the unified voice of the Canadian drilling and service rig industry, promoting safer and more efficient operations through advocacy, communication and needed products and services.    

CAODC is committed to promoting a culture of safety excellence in the industry, acting in the best interests of its member companies, their employees and the industry as a whole and continuing a strong tradition of leadership and cooperation.  Read more about CAODC's current initiatives at

CAODC does not operate rigs nor hire rig workers.

Please do not send resumes to CAODC.



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