Our Journey to a Design Language System

When I started at RigUp four years ago, our journey toward a design language system had already begun.

How RigUp is transitioning to React

It all started with a five minute lightning talk at our Product, Design, and Engineering offsite in January. I did a small demo of Storybook and how it could help bridge the gap between product managers, designers and engineers. My presentation and working demo went well, but there was a catch — my demo featured React components, but our front-end framework was AngularJS 1.6. I demonstrated that we could inject my React component into our AngularJS application…

RigUp’s 1st ever hackathon

With all the new engineers, we wanted to get to know each other and establish better working relationship...

Source Experienced Oilfield Contractors from Your Mobile Device

It just got easier to find the best talent for the oilfield - from the oilfield. Introducing Mobile Sourcing for OFS and E&P companies. RigUp understands that life in the energy business moves fast. OFS and E&P companies need to be able to quickly source the labor they need to get the job done - and they have to be able to trust that they’re making the best decisions possible while mitigating risk with the talent they hire. RigUp…

Labor Manager Is Available in the RigUp Mobile App

The ability to access work from a smartphone is critical for many working in oil and gas operations, especially while out on location where plans can change with limited access to the office. Our data shows that over lifetime of launching RigUp, mobile usage has steadily increased month over month. In fact, over 75% of new users who visit RigUp.com for the first time access the site from mobile compared to desktop. For this reason, we’re…

How To: Add Reviews to Your RigUp Profile

Finding work in the oil & gas industry can be a long, painful process. Even as an experienced service provider, hours of time and effort can be spent searching through generic job board postings with little luck. We understand the difficulty and frustration that comes with the job search, which is why we’ve created the RigUp platform to help your oil and gas job search. Our platform gives you the tools to quickly pinpoint oilfield…

3 Reasons to Use RigUp’s Messaging Feature

RigUp is driven to be the one-stop shop for the oil and gas industry. Whether you’re a skilled professional looking for work or you’re looking to hire, we have a passion to deliver quality tools and resources for our users. Doing so requires us to be constantly re-evaluating, re-inventing, and innovating our platform, which leads us to our latest development: the in-app messaging feature. Our platformis designed to allow E&Ps and OFS companies to purchase…

Certification Tracking for Oilfield Contractors

As the price of oil and rig count gradually increase, we see the demand for well qualified and low-risk labor steadily follows in sequence. However, when ramping up personnel to stay in stride with operations it is essential to ensure your company is hiring an experienced, compliant workforce. One speed bump in this process is that operators are typically restricted to hiring vendors only from their approved vendor list. But what exactly does that process…