TrigPoint Solutions Inc.

TrigPoint Solutions Inc.

June 09, 2008 11:36 ET

TrigPoint Solutions Selected by Ensign Drilling To Track and Manage Assets

DENVER, COLORADO--(Marketwire - June 9, 2008) - TrigPoint Solutions, Inc. ("TrigPoint") announced today that Ensign United States Drilling Inc. ("Ensign") will utilize TrigPoint's PROMPTT™ SYSTEM (PROMPTT™) to track and manage assets across their entire drilling rig fleet and yard operations. PROMPTT™ is a modern approach to maximizing rig asset and personnel performance. TrigPoint's proprietary system uses proven Radio Frequency Identification ("RFID") technology to automate asset tracking and preventative maintenance, to minimize human error and to improve safety.

Ensign advised their immediate goals were to: identify and inventory all their high value field assets; ensure real-time accuracy of the location and status of all assets; and eliminate paperwork. TrigPoint combines RFID technology, ruggedized mobile hand-held devices and interactive front-end and back-end applications to deliver a rapidly deployable system that is effective and user-friendly. In just a few months Ensign has completed permanent RFID tagging and inventory of all their assets. Next, they will extend the use of PROMPTT™ to automate tracking, management and control of these assets across their entire network. TrigPoint's PROMPTT™ effectively delivers real-time visibility and eliminates all associated paperwork and manual procedures.

Ensign plans to utilize PROMPTT™ in the future to automate and align to their preventative maintenance and safety programs.

"Dealing with over one hundred drilling rigs, well service rigs and yards, including an extensive support network of vendors and suppliers, across the United States, Ensign sought a solid, economical solution to help us track, control and manage our extensive inventory," said Larry Swisher, Ensign Area Manager.

"TrigPoint's PROMPTT™ provides Ensign with an easy to use, rapidly deployable solution that manages their asset tracking and operational needs," said Mike Parmett, President and General Manager for TrigPoint. "We are proud to add Ensign to our list of clients and to deliver long-term bottom-line value to their drilling operations."

TrigPoint Solutions, Inc.

TrigPoint specializes in the design and implementation of unique, targeted, and easy-to-use technology solutions for the oil and gas industry. TrigPoint's automated PROMPTT™ SYSTEM provides a modern-day approach to maximizing rig assets and personnel performance. It is an easy to use, interactive, mobile system that that utilizes proven RFID technology to ensure compliance with corporate tracking, maintenance and safety procedures.

Ensign United States Drilling, Inc.

Ensign is the premier drilling contractor operating in the Rocky Mountain and California production regions. We provide equipment and services for drilling of oil and gas wells on either a footage, day-work, turnkey or integrated service basis.

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