Northstar is a global oilfield service company specializing in drill stem testing services for oil and gas companies that need to perform pre-completion reservoir evaluation. The Calgary-headquartered firm delivers down hole well testing data that helps oil and gas companies make critical decisions for exploration drilling programs.
Established 30 years ago, Northstar continues to focus on world class field service and technical services to support evolving well testing needs. Keys to success have been a focus on constant innovation and investment in people, equipment, customer service delivery, and support processes.
As a service provider for 30 years, Northstar has held a passionate respect for people as a key driver to business longevity and growth. This includes all connections: employees, partners, vendors, and agents.
Our VALUES from 30 years of business include:
We want to be the clear leader in drill stem testing technology and services with the expectation that as a team we will advance the industries requirements and expectations for down hole well testing services and technologies.
Our ACTIONS to achieve our vision:
2010 - 2012
• Northstar acquires Walters Oil Tool manufacturing facility. Northstar now has full quality control from design through service delivery.
• Expansion into Columbia, Brazil, Peru, Bolivia
• Launch of Cased Hole Pressure Operated drill stem testing technology.
• International expansion into Iraq, New Zealand and Guyana.
International expansion into India, Bangladesh, Angola, Thailand and Papua New Guinea.
Launch of NorthstarLive! surface readout, real time telemetry service.
Northstar achieve ISO 9001:2008 Quality Certification.