Platform Operations

Archer has been drilling wells offshore globally for the past 50 years, in many challenging geographical and geological environments. Our experience is best told through our HSE track record, efficiency, and our ability to work with multiple operators. We lead by combining people and technology with a solutions-oriented mindset and build our crews through empowerment, cross-training, and teamwork. Our complete portfolio includes over 4,000 operations, maintenance and engineering personnel working on and supporting our platform rigs, modular rigs, facilities engineering and rentals services.

Our service offerings:
Platform Drilling
Platform Workover
Platform Plug & Abandonment
Modular Rigs
MODU Management
Drill Pipe Pool
Well Engineering
Facilities Engineering
Construction & Installation
Project Management & Consultancy


Our team consist of over 2100 employees with 21 different nationalities.


Platform Operations are currently supported from Brazil, Norway, Poland and the UK.


We specialize in a diverse range of drilling & engineering services, with a focus on comprehensive platform drilling services and the design, construction, and operation of modular rigs. Our proficiency extends to project management, showcasing exceptional capabilities in multi-discipline engineering, MODU, inspection, maintenance optimization, modification, drilling tubulars, tools and associated handling equipment.


We offer comprehensive support for rig operations from start to finish. Our skilled team handles maintenance, modifications, and day-to-day operations. Our services extend to offering modular rig solutions with advanced technologies, catering to platforms seeking enhanced or simplified solutions for increased efficiency. We deliver support for MODU maintenance and modification project management. We provide inspection, drillpipe, equipment and consulting support for drilling operations, throughout the entire well life cycle.