About Us

Headwater Engineering is a company of seasoned professionals teamed to provide Oil & Gas drill rig and frac equipment design and fabrication.

With over 30 major designs in use we provide proven design capability. Currently, Canada's largest oil drilling rig with a hook load of 1.25 million pounds and one of Headwater Engineering's custom rig designs, is being commissioned in Nisku, AB.

We are specialists in rig uprating, recertification and rig walking systems. Our walking systems have a combination of the highest mobility, simplest design, and highest reliability including ultra low pad pressures.


Business size

26-100 employees


Commercial presence