Beowulf awards drilling contract for Kallak

Beowulf awards drilling contract for Kallak

Drilling work is in support of the exploration target of 90-100m tonnes at 22-30% iron content.

Drilling's major leagues

Drilling's major leagues

Ailbhe Goodbody talks to Major Drilling's Denis Larocque about the market for contract drilling

Development

29 JANUARY 2020
Swick rigs find work in US, Australia

Swick rigs find work in US, Australia

Australian drilling contractor Swick Mining Services is redeploying eight drill rigs to the US

Fleet

09 APRIL 2019
Choosing the best drilling contractor

Choosing the best drilling contractor

Many mining companies use outside contractors for surface drilling services at mine sites

Operational Excellence

22 JANUARY 2019
Boart Longyear awarded GEMCO drilling contract

Boart Longyear awarded GEMCO drilling contract

GEMCO recently awarded a three-year drilling contract to Boart Longyear

Development

04 OCTOBER 2018
Ausdrill announces strategic acquisition of Barminco

Ausdrill announces strategic acquisition of Barminco

Ausdrill has entered into a binding agreement to acquire Barminco Holdings

Operational Excellence

15 AUGUST 2018
Schramm gets back to work

Schramm gets back to work

A new year has brought renewed optimism to US-based drill rig manufacturer Schramm

Fleet

30 APRIL 2018
Capital preferred by Resolute

Capital preferred by Resolute

Capital Drilling has converted a short-term deal for Resolute Mining's Mali operations into a three-...

Fleet

20 APRIL 2018
ScoZinc retains Dexter and Dyno

ScoZinc retains Dexter and Dyno

The pair have been chosen for mining, drill/blast activities for Nova Scotia operation's restart

Development

16 FEBRUARY 2018
DBS secures new contracts

DBS secures new contracts

Downer Blasting Services has recently been awarded A$240 million of new work

Development

10 NOVEMBER 2017
Concor secures new contracts

Concor secures new contracts

Concor has recently secured two new contracts in South Africa as well as an extension to an existing...

Development

06 NOVEMBER 2017
Boart Longyear wins contract in Laos

Boart Longyear wins contract in Laos

Boart Longyear Drilling Services has won a multi-site drilling contract with Phu Bia Mining in Laos

Development

19 JULY 2017