Licence to Drill

With hostile conditions, a punishing schedule, and a high-stakes gamble – costing some operations $250,000 per day – drilling for Canadian oil is only for the toughest of tough. And Discovery’s tough guys are back for more.

In pursuit of “black gold,” Season 3 of Licence to Drill returns to Discovery on Tuesday, January 8 at 11 p.m. ET/ 8 p.m. PT, joining the channel’s golden Tuesday lineup, following Gold Rush and Bering Sea Gold.

The drillers and bosses, roughnecks, motormen, derrickhands, truckers and swamp-rats are working harder, shouting louder, and getting dirtier and rougher than ever – they’re under new orders: drill more wells and drill faster. Continue reading »