About Us

Meet Patterson-UTI

Patterson-UTI (NASDAQ: PTEN) inspires innovation and talent to responsibly provide energy to the world. With expertise and scale in major operational areas, we provide a diverse network of drilling and completions services, directional drilling, rental equipment and technology to forge your path to success.

We are a leading provider of oilfield services and products to oil and natural gas exploration and production companies in the United States and other select countries, including contract drilling, pressure pumping and directional drilling services. With headquarters in Houston, Texas and regional offices throughout our operating areas, let’s team up to advance your business.

Our Legacy

In 2001, Patterson Energy and UTI Energy merged to form Patterson-UTI. The combined company continued to grow through a series of successful mergers and acquisitions. Today, our company comprises an impressive collective of top-tier talent, equipment and technology. As one of the leading oilfield services companies in North America, our success stems from our ready-to-serve culture and commitment to quality and safety.


Advance our leadership position in drilling and completions through people, technology, and innovation, in order to safely and responsibly help provide the world with oil and gas for the products that make peoples' lives better, in a sustainable and profitable manner.

Core Values

Safety and Environment

The safety of our employees and the protection of our environment is a cornerstone, and we are committed to providing a safe, incident-free work environment for all.

Operational Excellence

We partner with our customers to achieve their goals, through delivering high-quality performance, value-added services and with a focus on innovative technology and solutions in all aspects of our work.

Honesty and Integrity

We will act with honesty and integrity in everything we do.

Diversity, Inclusion and Respect

 We are committed to diversity in recruiting, opportunity and leadership and to fostering a culture of inclusion and respect.

 Development of our People

We are committed to support the growth, development and career advancement of every employee.

Profitable Business and Financial Stability

We are committed to delivering best-in-class profitability and maintaining financial strength.