About Direct Horizontal

Direct Horizontal Drilling is Canada's premier horizontal directional drilling contractor with an extensive fleet of drilling rigs, an excellent team of knowledgeable and dependable people and the most successful history of river crossings in Canada. Direct Horizontal operates from coast to coast, headquartered out of Edmonton, Alberta and field locations throughout Western Canada. Direct Horizontal equipment and crews have extensive experience operating in extreme weather conditions.

Direct Horizontals custom built rigs provide customers efficiency in horizontal drilling and is considered by customers to be the best high-tech rig in the industry today.

“When it comes right down to it, people still do business with people. This is a small industry, and your people had better be good at their job. We wouldn’t be where we are today if we didn’t have the caliber of employees that we do”. - Lon Briscoe, President