About Us


ADES International Holding (ADES on the LSE) is a leading oil and gas drilling and production services provider in the Middle East and Africa offering offshore and onshore contract drilling as well as workover and mobile offshore production unit (“MOPU”) services. From its base in Egypt, ADES International Holding leverages its low-cost structure and highly skilled workforce of over 1,200 employees to consistently set the benchmark for high quality and efficient services. With an extensive track record of serving leading regional and global oil & gas clients, the company helps high-profile E&P players onshore and in shallow waters offshore maximize the value of their oil and gas resources.

Our Services

ADES specializes in acquiring and refurbishing legacy 'fit for purpose' offshore assets, which (among other cost-saving measures) enable ADES to offer competitive rates to its clients. 

Drilling & Workover Services

Through a fleet of 9 offshore jack-up rigs, 2 onshore rigs, and a team of experienced and highly-skilled employees

MOPU Services

Offering clients shorter lead times, accelerated production and maximized flexibility with phased-in field development

Jack-up Barge and Project Services

A wide range of marine tasks and offshore support services, including offshore accommodation as well as equipment and construction support

Our Footprint

ADES operates in largely pre-selected markets with natural barriers to entry with a focus on low risk, non-harsh shallow water environments.