A worldwide leader in the design, manufacture and sale of comprehensive systems and components used in oil and gas drilling and production, as well as in providing supply chain integration services to the upstream oil and gas industry.
Through its Products and Technology segment, National Oilwell designs, manufactures and assembles drawworks, mud pumps, power swivels (also known as "top drives"), masts, derricks, sub-structures, drilling motors and specialized drilling tools. National Oilwell also provides electrical power systems, computer control systems and automation systems. In addition, National Oilwell offers engineering and fabrication services to integrate its drilling products and deliver complete land drilling rigs and drilling modules for offshore applications.
Through the Company’s Distribution Services segment, National Oilwell utilizes strategically placed service centers and state of the art information technology platforms to provide procurement, inventory management and logistics support to drilling and production companies worldwide.