Drilling down to the details

Drilling down to the details

Donna Schmidt bites into bits and other drilling consumables

Fleet

09 OCTOBER 2019
Sandvik introduces PowerCarbide range

Sandvik introduces PowerCarbide range

Sandvik has gathered its most powerful carbide grades under the name PowerCarbide

Boart Longyear launches DriftMaster series

Boart Longyear launches DriftMaster series

Boart Longyear has launched the DriftMaster series of top hammer rods and bits

Development

08 JANUARY 2019
New PowerCarbide grades from Sandvik

New PowerCarbide grades from Sandvik

Sandvik is adding two new carbide grades to its PowerCarbide family of drill bits

Development

19 DECEMBER 2018
Boart Longyear releases full Longyear drill bit series

Boart Longyear releases full Longyear drill bit series

The complete line of Longyear diamond drilling bits is now available globally

Fleet

07 NOVEMBER 2018
Cat releases bits for challenging blasthole drilling

Cat releases bits for challenging blasthole drilling

Caterpillar's new line of tricone drill bits is designed for tough rotary blasthole applications

Fleet

24 OCTOBER 2018
The diamond standard in mining

The diamond standard in mining

Markus Bening looks at material choice for cutting elements, drill bits and wear parts

New Sandvik RR441 rotary drill bit

New Sandvik RR441 rotary drill bit

Sandvik has introduced the new RR441 rotary bit with an advanced cutting structure design

Fleet

27 JUNE 2018
Footloose

Footloose

Mincon Group discusses its new MQ range of standard DTH hammers and explains the benefit of removing...

Equipment

23 MAY 2014

Sandvik adds Varel to its portfolio

Sandvik is acquiring Varel International Energy Services, a global supplier of drilling solutions including...

Equipment

24 JANUARY 2014

HERO receives Abrasive options

Fordia has added two new options to its popular HERO range of drill bits

Equipment

29 NOVEMBER 2013
Rockmore releases CrossFlow bit

Rockmore releases CrossFlow bit

Rockmore International has released its new CrossFlow drill bit for hard rock applications

Equipment

28 AUGUST 2012