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IDS to distribute Minnovare Azimuth Aligner

International Directional Services (IDS), a subsidiary of Granite Construction, has entered into an agreement with Minnovare to distribute its Azimuth Aligner drill rig alignment technology designed for mineral exploration and construction applications

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The Azimuth Aligner is used in mining exploration and civil construction projects to automate the drill-rig alignment process

The Azimuth Aligner is used in mining exploration and civil construction projects to automate the drill-rig alignment process

PRESS RELEASE: Azimuth Aligner is now available from IDS on a rental basis, and adds to the US distributor's range of drilling-related directional instrumentation.

"This is a very positive development for the mining industry as customers now have an even greater selection of tools and brands from a single source that is well-positioned to provide excellent service and coverage," IDS said.

Jason Smith, general manager at IDS, commented: "We are pleased to partner with Minnovare, one of the foremost drilling instrumentation innovators in the world, to offer our customers broader options when selecting azimuth alignment systems.

"With this new alliance, IDS will continue to be able to supply its customers and the mining/drilling industries with some of the most innovative and advanced technology available for azimuth alignment systems."

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