Eugene Gerden

The Nesjavellir Geothermal Power Station is the second-largest geothermal power station in Iceland. Credit: Fivetonine

Drilling in the Nordic states shows positive dynamics this year

Eugene Gerden reports on the uptick in geotechnical drilling activities in Scandinavia

14 June 2024

Fervo Energy is a geothermal start-up creating a 400MW project in southwest Utah that is expected to come online in 2026 Credit: Business Wire

Steady growth in the rate of North American geodrilling activities

Eugene Gerden examines the state of the health of the North American drilling sector

23 April 2024

 The German aggregate industry is reaping the benefits of increasing numbers of construction projects in Germany

Germany ready for drilling acceleration

Eugene Gerden reports that the geotechnical drilling sector in Germany is returning to growth

20 March 2024

 There are plans in Australia to increase the number of artisan wells, a move necessary to support the refilling of reservoirs such as Lauriston in Victoria

Australasia eyes geodrilling activities expansion

Eugene Gerden looks at the state of the geotechnical drilling sector in the Australasian market

20 February 2024

 Analysts are suggesting that for many oil-rich Middle Eastern nations the drilling of new artesian wells will have a bigger priority than the drilling of new oil wells in coming years

African and Middle East drilling sectors set for growth

Could drilling water wells surpass oil well drilling in the Middle East in coming years

10 January 2024

 Drilling work for a groundwater well in Vietnam

The surge in Asian drilling activities

What is driving the drilling sector in the Asian markets and where in the region is it taking place

17 October 2023

 Construction of new commercial and apartment buildings in Northwest Brasilia, aka Setor Noroeste

Brazil looks to accelerate its drilling activities this year

Increased infrastructure investment and the need for drinking water drive Brazilian drilling market

01 September 2023

 The GEO 501 was introduced by Italian drill rig manufacturer Comacchio to meet the needs of geothermal drilling contractors

Signs of growth for the Italian drilling sector

Groundwater wells and an increased interest in geothermal is driving the Italian drilling sector

19 July 2023


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