Spinning right out of the pandemic

As many nations increasingly perceive self-sufficiency in rare metals and minerals as essential to economic recovery the rotary drilling sector looks set to spin right out of the pandemic and into the sustainable energy market. In general, says Signe Hansen, this looks to result in a greater demand for new projects and, after the pandemic’s specific challenges, a greater demand for remote and automated solutions.

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Leaders within the rotary drilling sector are experiencing an increasing demand for new projects exploring and producing the rare earth minerals used in many sustainable technologies

Unsurprisingly, the last year's various COVID-19 restrictions have caused numerous challenges for the rotary drilling sector.