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New mobile underground core drilling rig from Epiroc

New mobile underground core drilling rig from Epiroc

Epiroc is launching its second-generation underground core drilling rig with a mobile carrier

Easternwell provides drilling services for Newcrest Mining

Easternwell provides drilling services for Newcrest Mining

Easternwell mobilises drill rig in New South Wales, Australia, on behalf of Newcrest Mining

Surface Drilling

09 JUL 2020
Kakula Copper underground development continues significantly ahead of schedule

Kakula Copper underground development continues significantly ahead of schedule

Development work at Kakula Copper Mine in the DRC continues ahead of schedule

First jacket successfully installed at Moray East offshore wind farm

First jacket successfully installed at Moray East offshore wind farm

Following on from piling, DEME begins installation of jackets at Scottish offshore wind farm

IMDEX acquires automated mineralogy specialist AusSpec

IMDEX acquires automated mineralogy specialist AusSpec

New Zealand-based manufacturer of aiSIRIS technology, AusSpec, has been acquired by IMDEX

Numa adds HDD 80 to product line

Numa adds HDD 80 to product line

Numa adds the HDD 80 range to its HDD drilling systems product line

Gathering accurate borehole survey information

Gathering accurate borehole survey information

SPT employs unique technology in its equipment to ensure the most accurate borehole logging results

UK code of practice for ground investigations updated

UK code of practice for ground investigations updated

The British Standards Institution has revised BS 5930 code of practice for ground investigations

Site Investigation

07 JUL 2020
An open letter to the oil patch: let's build together

An open letter to the oil patch: let's build together

GreenFire Energy executives have written an open letter to the oil and gas industry

Deep Geothermal

07 JUL 2020
Coal Authority upgrades mine water treatment scheme in Scotland

Coal Authority upgrades mine water treatment scheme in Scotland

Changes to scheme at disused Scottish mine set to improve efficiency of water treatment

Fugro combines surveys for biomass plant project

Fugro combines surveys for biomass plant project

Combined UXO and geotechnical surveys have been carried out by Fugro at a German construction site

Site Investigation

06 JUL 2020
Kensa responds to UK government incentive changes

Kensa responds to UK government incentive changes

Ground-source heating specialists respond to confusing government message