ABOUT US


Kuukpik Drilling operates with an unyielding commitment to the personal safety of each employee and the the safety of the environment. Our goal is to nurture a zero incident culture and achieve zero incidents. Everyone goes home safely.

Kuukpik Drilling has operated on the North Slope of Alaska, Cook Inlet, and Hawaii with a commitment to the safety of our employees and the environment. It is our goal to make sure that every employee makes it home to their families while enjoying a prosperous relationship with our operators. Kuukpik Drilling brings substantial North Slope and Cook Inlet experience dating back to the early 1970’s and four campaigns of work from 2005-2009 on the Big Island of Hawaii with a proven record of successful partnerships with multiple operators.

Kuukpik Drilling, LLC. is a subsidiary of  Kuukpik Corporation.

Kuukpik Corporation is an Alaska Native Village Corporation established in 1973 under the provisions of the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act. Kuukpik’s business interests and activities consist primarily of oil and gas support services including drilling, catering, security, ice road and civil construction, infrastructure maintenance, seismic acquisition, engineering services, and cargo transportation. Nuiqsut, home of the Kuukpik Corporation, is located approximately eight miles from the Alpine oil field on the North Slope of Alaska. The corporation has significant land holdings in and around the Greater Colville River Delta and the National Petroleum Reserve – Alaska. Kuukpik Corporation maintains offices in both Nuiqsut, Alaska, and Anchorage, Alaska.