Construction of an excavation pit in the tightest of spaces

Construction of an excavation pit in the tightest of spaces

Severely restricted access sees Bauer deploy a 500t crane to deliver the drill rig to the site

Piling

15 FEBRUARY 2021
Hütte HBR 205 GT - In service without interruption for 13 years

Hütte HBR 205 GT - In service without interruption for 13 years

Over 13 years, a Hütte HBR 205 GT rig has clocked up 15,600 working hours of operation

Deep Geothermal

28 JANUARY 2021
Taking it to the extreme

Taking it to the extreme

What does it take to prepare machinery and staff for site investigation work in extreme conditions

Site Investigation

28 JANUARY 2021
Dragon Drilling expands with new Rotomax drill rig

Dragon Drilling expands with new Rotomax drill rig

First of five new Geotec rigs ordered from Germany by Dragon Drilling delivered to the UK

Site Investigation

18 JANUARY 2021
Eden Geothermal secures funding and drilling rig

Eden Geothermal secures funding and drilling rig

Funding for Eden Project's geothermal programme seeing drill rig secured

Deep Geothermal

01 DECEMBER 2020
Galleon Gold adds second rig for Phase Two of West Cache drill programme

Galleon Gold adds second rig for Phase Two of West Cache drill programme

Galleon Gold commences Phase Two of drill programme at West Cache and adds a second drill rig

Core Drilling & Sampling

24 NOVEMBER 2020
On the road in Brazil with Epiroc's TH10LM water well drilling rig

On the road in Brazil with Epiroc's TH10LM water well drilling rig

Microcrystalline limestone in Brazil is no problem for Epiroc's TH10-LM water well drilling rig

Wells & Boreholes

10 NOVEMBER 2020
Leica iCON for pile drivers and drill rigs

Leica iCON for pile drivers and drill rigs

Leica iCON rig solutions is the latest addition to one-for-all MC1 software platform

Piling

05 NOVEMBER 2020
New Sandvik cable bolter debuts at Australian mine

New Sandvik cable bolter debuts at Australian mine

Collaboration between Sandvik and Macmahon sees new cable bolter design debut at Australian mine

Underground Drilling

21 OCTOBER 2020
Second rig in transit to Baringo-Silali Project

Second rig in transit to Baringo-Silali Project

A second rig is on route to the Kenyan Baringo-Silali geothermal project

Deep Geothermal

13 OCTOBER 2020
Casagrande newest tunnelling equipment - the C6T XP-2

Casagrande newest tunnelling equipment - the C6T XP-2

Casagrande has launched the C6T XP-2 rig specifically for tunnelling jobs

More drill automation for Thiess at Lake Vermont

More drill automation for Thiess at Lake Vermont

Second autonomous drill rig added to fleet at Australian coal project with a third to follow

Surface Drilling

22 SEPTEMBER 2020