Mako Oilfield Services News

Mako Oilfield Services, has acquired Drilling Industry Inspection Services, LLC.


Effective April 19, 2017, Mako Oilfield Services, LLC. (MAKO), has acquired Drilling Industry Inspection Services, LLC., (DIIS). DIIS is a leading provider of Third Party Inspection Services. DIIS offers a turn-key package of Inspection services that include, Certified Welding and NACE Inspectors, Marine Riser Inspections/Cleaning Services, Rig Reactivation and Audit Services as well as Upgrade Project Management with a focus on Subsea Well Control Systems. Mr. Mark Provine, current Chief Executive Officer at MAKO, will maintain his role as CEO role over the combined companies and Mr. Steve Lykins will also maintain his role of President. DIIS’ founder, Reg Powell will head this new division as Director of Inspection Services.

“The acquisition will further strengthen our position in the Oil & Gas, Petrochemical and Pipeline Industries. Our goal is to offer our customers a turnkey package on their project needs.” stated Reg Powell. “The combination of DIIS’s Third Party Inspection and Mako’s Subsea Tubing and Controls Systems will provide our Customers with a wider array of services from one essential supplier.”

The combined companies will be headquartered in Houston, Tx. with satellite offices in Singapore and Aberdeen. “As our industry gains momentum and more rigs are placed back into service, the combination of capabilities offer exciting opportunities for all, including our customers, suppliers and employees,” stated Mr. Mark Provine, CEO. “From day one, we intend to offer access to all of the resources and skills of both companies to our current and future customers.”

MAKO OILFIELD SERVICES, founded in January 2017 by a former owner and team members of Total Instrumentation & Controls, (TIC) that sold to Proserv in 2012. MAKO provides high quality products and technical services to the oil, gas and petrochemical industries worldwide. Founded in 2017 and based in Houston, TX, MAKO provides domestic and international professional quality installation and maintenance on the most mission critical control systems and equipment. Whether trouble shooting, repairing equipment, providing upgrades or supporting new construction, MAKO executes with the most experienced Instrument Fitters, Electricians, Welders, Pipefitters, Mechanical Assemblers in the world.

Drilling Industry Inspection Services specializes in Drilling and Well Control Equipment inspection services worldwide. Third-party quality control inspection of fabrication for Welding and NDT, also as well as inspection of bolting and painting of structural steel and piping. DIIS provides Quality Control (QA/QC) inspectors who are qualified inspectors (e.g., CWI & NDT). Founded in 2014. For additional information, visit