See the product in action - Oil and gas drilling

Here's the setup process of Epiroc's Predator Drilling System designed to drill to depths of 10,000 feet in oil and gas applications.

Read about our Oil and gas application

The Predator drilling system is a unique package that applies innovation and proven new technology to exploration and production drilling.
With a thirty-year history and an experience-base of over three hundred rigs in the global oil patch, Epiroc's PREDATOR brings a new generation of design that reduces non-drilling time and cost, improves performance and energy efficiency and enhances safety. With its 220,000 pounds of hookload, PREDATOR has the strength and capacity to drill vertical, directional and horizontal wells to depths of approximately 8,000 feet in today’s global oil, CBM and natural gas basins.
  • Mast and substructure designed to API 4F 4th Edition.

  • Handles Range II or Range III casing

  • Clearance for up to a compact 11 in / 280 mm BOP stack

  • CANbus drilling control and diagnostic system

  • Handles Oil field external upset ”Bottleneck” drill pipe: 3 ½” to 5” OD, Range 2 and Range 3

  • Improved drilling performance

    The Predator oil and gas drilling rig is backed by a 950 HP (708 kW) engine and hydraulic system with enough power and speed to maintain maximum production in even the most diverse and challenging drilling conditions.
    * Gross Vehicle Weight Rating (The maximum operating weight including accessories and cargo) ** Variables include: Formations, pipe size & weight, drilling method and casing program