A noise contour map of a quarry that has been mapped using SoundPLAN’s technology

Drilling down into noise reduction best-practice

How the drilling industry can safeguard workers from excessive noise through the use of software

09 May 2019

 Rotary exploration drilling produces chip samples instead of core. Rotary drilling is less expensive than core drilling and therefore often hired for green-field exploration first

Spinning into control

Signe Hansen talks to Boart Longyear about how rotary drilling technology is changing

03 May 2019

 The future of deep geothermal drilling could soon be influenced by the behaviour of shrimps…

Shrimps inspire new method of deep geothermal drilling

Researchers are taking inspiration from nature to develop more efficient methods of deep drilling

25 April 2019

 Halliburton has developed drilling fluids that can meet the extreme demands of deep geothermal drilling projects

Solutions for geothermal well drilling problems

What is Halliburton doing to meet the needs of deep geothermal well drillers?

24 April 2019

 In 2018 Epiroc presented its second-generation electric battery mid-sized drilling family including face drilling, production drilling and rock reinforcement rigs

Exploring the Scandinavian underground

A look at some of the current developments and focus areas within the Scandinavian drilling sector

23 April 2019

 Wolf manufactures its range of WM 5000 pneumatic drills in Brazil

Brazilian rock drilling

GDI got the lowdown on Wolf's WM 5000 series of pneumatic rock drills during Bauma 2019

23 April 2019

 Despite the rig’s small size, operator comfort is still a priority with the MD6200 from Caterpillar

Big things come in small packages

It may be the smallest rig Caterpillar makes but the MD6200 offers great flexibility

18 April 2019

 European Geophysical Services offers its clients a diverse range of borehole logging tools

An update on Cornwall's deep geothermal project

What's the progress at the United Downs deep geothermal project in Cornwall? GDI gets the answers

17 April 2019


Geothermal Game Changer

Customer-inspired engineering leads to fieldwork simplified


A Sneak Peek at the Future of Drilling Data

Drilling is the first step in an optimised mine value chain, so it is crucial to


Gain Ground on the Competition

Rigs, tooling designed for direct push propel profits, production across industries


Simplify your geotechnical Jobs

Multi-application drill rigs and enhanced tools boost productivity and profits.