Drilling down to the details

Drilling down to the details

Donna Schmidt bites into bits and other drilling consumables

Fleet

09 OCTOBER 2019
Cat consumables cover blasthole hammers, bits

Cat consumables cover blasthole hammers, bits

Caterpillar introduces DTH hammer and bit blasthole drilling range

Fleet

09 SEPTEMBER 2019
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
Epiroc buys Canadian exploration tools manufacturer

Epiroc buys Canadian exploration tools manufacturer

Epiroc has agreed to acquire Fordia Group, a Canadian manufacturer of exploration drilling tools

Supply chain management

23 OCTOBER 2018
Epiroc makes Mozambique move

Epiroc makes Mozambique move

Epiroc has relocated to larger premises in Maputo, Mozambique

Supply chain management

14 AUGUST 2018
Sandvik improves DTH hammer design

Sandvik improves DTH hammer design

Sandvik has launched its new RH560 down-the-hole (DTH) hammer

Boart showcases new drilling tools

Boart showcases new drilling tools

Boart Longyear will display new drilling products at Expomin

Driconeq now part of Mincon Group

Driconeq now part of Mincon Group

Mincon Group has acquired Driconeq, a supplier of drill pipes and accessories

Development

21 MARCH 2018
Atlas Copco buys two equipment companies

Atlas Copco buys two equipment companies

Atlas Copco is acquiring Renegade Drilling Supplies and Cate Drilling Solutions

Exploration

04 DECEMBER 2017
Longyear diamond bit launched in Australia

Longyear diamond bit launched in Australia

Boart Longyear releases the Longyear Green Bit in Australia

Exploration

22 NOVEMBER 2017
Boart Longyear opens online store

Boart Longyear opens online store

Boart Longyear launches online store for easier ordering of drilling tools

Exploration

11 OCTOBER 2017