Different but the same

Different but the same

GDI's editor gives his thoughts on the state of the industry and the wider world

Editor's Comment

04 FEBRUARY 2020
Comacchio's industry-advancing exploration rig

Comacchio's industry-advancing exploration rig

How a close working relationship between manufacturer and end-user can advance rig development

Surface Drilling

03 FEBRUARY 2020
Eijkelkamp SonicSampDrill  introduces the new BC100 Boxed CPT Crawler

Eijkelkamp SonicSampDrill introduces the new BC100 Boxed CPT Crawler

The new BC100 Boxed CPT Crawler is described as the next generation CPT Crawlers by Royal Eijkelkamp...

Core Drilling & Sampling

31 JANUARY 2020
Sonic rigs: a valuable tool in Canada's oil sands

Sonic rigs: a valuable tool in Canada's oil sands

How sonic drilling continues to be used for an increasing range of diverse projects

Surface Drilling

28 JANUARY 2020
From hot water to hot commodity -  extracting lithium from geothermal brines

From hot water to hot commodity - extracting lithium from geothermal brines

Does geothermal fluid under Cornwall hold the solution to a stable lithium supply for the UK?

Deep Geothermal

22 JANUARY 2020
Drilling for unexploded bombs in London

Drilling for unexploded bombs in London

How a Massenza MI3 is helping to detect unexploded bombs under buildings in the UK

Piling

21 JANUARY 2020
Sonic drill team goes back to Oak Island

Sonic drill team goes back to Oak Island

Choice Sonic Drilling is back on Oak Island as the televised search for buried treasure continues

Core Drilling & Sampling

14 JANUARY 2020
The role of mechanised shaft sinking in international tunnelling projects

The role of mechanised shaft sinking in international tunnelling projects

An in-depth look at the operation of Herrenknecht VSM shaft sinking technology and its applications

David Airey (right) receiving his Lifetime Achievement Award from Martyn Brocklesby, chair of the British Drilling Association

A look back at 50 years of change

After receiving a Lifetime Achievement award, David Airey reflects on his 50 years of drilling

Site Investigation

10 JANUARY 2020
Mineral exploration doing  well in Western Australia

Mineral exploration doing well in Western Australia

Mineral exploration in Western Australia continues with miners going deeper in search of ore

Surface Drilling

09 JANUARY 2020
Safety - Who's watching your back?

Safety - Who's watching your back?

The BDA is lending its support to "The Land Drillings Safety Advantage" initiative in the UK

Core Drilling & Sampling

07 JANUARY 2020
Liebherr debuts LB 16 - the world's first battery-powered drilling rig

Liebherr debuts LB 16 - the world's first battery-powered drilling rig

World first as Liebherr launches battery-powered LB 16 drill rig

Piling

08 APRIL 2019