Pioneer History

  • 1968: Founded as South Texas Drilling with three land drilling rigs
  • 2001: Grew to 16 drilling rigs. Changed name to Pioneer Drilling Company
  • 2008: Grew to 69 drilling rigs. Acquired wireline services (55 wireline units), well servicing (70 well servicing rigs), and fishing and rental services from WEDGE Group
  • 2011: Acquired Go Coil, LLC
  • 2012: Changed name to Pioneer Energy Services Corp. 
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