The Cameron digital drilling control system (DDCS) portfolio creates an integrated control and information system that boosts drilling operations. Its advanced programming and interface architecture makes it easier to monitor and control sophisticated drilling equipment. Distributed input/output (I/O) is strategically placed to connect remote devices to the communications network. Overview of the process is conducted from a high-technology workstation providing a powerful drilling command center. The Cameron DDCS is ideal for knowledgeable drilling contractors who are in need of reliable control systems that are also simple to use. It represents an outstanding value in drilling automation.


  • Reduces costs associated with overall drilling operation and maintenance
  • Enables operator to simultaneously maintain supervision over drillfloor activities and crew members
  • Increases uptime with quicker changes between equipment tasks
  • Provides interface options ranging from conventional standing consoles to modern operator chairs
  • Provides task-specific information through computer displays to enable quick comprehension, while avoiding information overload
  • Improves safety and deters human error through interlocks and early warning alarms
  • Reduces commissioning time with factory dynamic software simulations
  • Includes full service customer support with remote login availability