equipmentDrilling Rigs and Drilling Equipment 

Listed below is our current inventory of drill rigs and drilling equipment. Please click on a link to view a full description of the drill rig and access the technical specifications.

 

CORING – PORTABLE

The fleet has a range of man-portable and heli-portable coring rigs designed to meet client’s requirements in difficult terrains or in remote locations. Many of our man-portable rigs can be disassembled, moved and reassembled in a single shift. Our portable coring rigs offer:

  • Maximum PQ: 800m
  • Maximum HQ: 1,200m
  • Maximum NQ: 2,000m
  • Maximum component weight: 750kg
  • Small to Medium footprint

CORING – MOBILE

With a vast selection of track and truck mounted coring rigs providing greater mobility for drilling services on exploration projects or operating mines, the Group has the capacity to meet a broad range of client’s needs. The fleet’s mobile rigs offer:

  • Maximum PQ: 870m
  • Maximum HQ: 1,400m
  • Maximum NQ: 2,100m
  • Small to Large footprint

REVERSE CIRCULATION (RC)

The fleet has a diverse range of track and truck mounted RC rigs with a wide-ranging variety of size, depth, angle and diameter capabilities. Our RC rigs offer:

  • Diameter: 3.5” to 10”
  • Maximum depth: 450m @ 4.5”
  • Medium to Large footprint

UNDERGROUND

The Group operates a fleet of Sandvik underground rigs with a proven record of performing conventional and directional drilling services under some of the most demanding underground environments. The fleet’s underground rigs offer:

  • Maximum PQ: 800m
  • Maximum HQ: 1,300m
  • Maximum NQ: 2,000m
  • Small footprint

OTHERS

The fleet also has multi-purpose and sonic rigs. Multi-purpose rigs provide clients with the flexibility of RC or core drilling as required, while sonic rigs are popular where difficult ground conditions mean core recovery by conventional drilling techniques are not possible.

MP – Coring

  • Maximum PQ: 870m
  • Maximum HQ: 1,400m
  • Maximum NQ: 2,100m
  • Medium to Large footprint

MP – RC

  • Diameter: 3.5” to 6.5”
  • Maximum depth: 450m @ 4.5”
  • Medium to Large footprint

Sonic

  • Maximum core size: 300mm
  • Maximum depth: 200m at 200mm core size
  • Medium footprint”