Drilling Rigs Articles

  • Module square pile breker accelerates break of square pile

    Concrete precast square piles can withstand large loads, strong durability and fast construction speed. It is one of the widely used pile types, but its pile breaking efficiency needs to be improved. In the current industry, break square piles are often used ways like square pile breakers, pneumatic picks, hydraulic picks, broken hammers, and pile cutters. Wind ...

  • Module square pile breker accelerates break of square pile

    Concrete precast square piles can withstand large loads, strong durability and fast construction speed. It is one of the widely used pile types, but its pile breaking efficiency needs to be improved. In the current industry, break square piles are often used ways like square pile breakers, pneumatic picks, hydraulic picks, broken hammers, and pile cutters. Wind ...


    By lydite trading company

  • Module square pile breker accelerates break of square pile

    Concrete precast square piles can withstand large loads, strong durability and fast construction speed. It is one of the widely used pile types, but its pile breaking efficiency needs to be improved. In the current industry, break square piles are often used ways like square pile breakers, pneumatic picks, hydraulic picks, broken hammers, and pile cutters. Wind ...

  • HeatBlocker on Blast Hole Drill Rig - Case Study

    Blast hole drill rigs are used to drill Blast holes into high benches in large quarries and open pit mines. They are designed for very high production rates, and as such are often powered by large diesel engines whose exhaust systems can become dangerously hot. Kalb Corporation was approached by a mining OEM to remedy this situation by providing a durable exhaust insulation system for their ...


    By Kalb Corporation

  • when we buy hydraulic Spiral pile drill ,what should we do?

    Spiral pile is a kind of spiral features of the drill pile, since the invention since the replacement of the traditional concrete pillars and towers. Spiral ground piles are widely used in: solar base connection (photovoltaic project), fixed fence, fence, flagpole, signage, activity board room and so on. The installation of ...

  • when we buy hydraulic Spiral pile drill ,what should we do

    when we buy hydraulic Spiral pile drill ,what should we do? Spiral pile is a kind of spiral features of the drill pile, since the invention since the replacement of the traditional concrete pillars and towers. Spiral ground piles are widely used in: solar base connection (photovoltaic project), fixed fence, ...


    By lydite trading company

  • Darren Swolley Talks drilling rig maintenance in new article

    Darren Swolley, sales manager at SIMCO Drilling Equipment, was featured in an article on drilling rig maintenance in the March 2017 issue of GeoDrilling International. The article, Drill Rig Servicing & ...

  • Drill King International is exploring reverse-circulation drilling opportunities in Chile

    The new XT RC50 hammer from Drill King International completed drilling trials at the beginning of August 2016. This 5in (127mm) reverse-circulation (RC) hammer is the first one from the XT (Extreme Torque) series, introduced by the down-the-hole (DTH) drilling equipment manufacturer from Texas, US. The XT RC hammer series will complement Drill King's extensive line of DTH air- and water-powered ...

  • A smarter approach to solids control

    When looking at technical brochures and marketing materials in regards to solids-control equipment, one question that should always come to mind should be: Is this really necessary? Other great questions to ask are: What are my day-to-day needs; and what are my severe, high-duty needs? Finding the right solidscontrol equipment is much like buying a personal automobile. Most vehicles’ ...


    By Elgin Separation Solutions

  • Case Study - GTD’s new EW4 PDC Cutters Deliver Excellent Results in East Siberian Oilfield Drilling.

    Drill Bit: 8.5” diameter, vertical bit. | PDC Cutters: GTD EW4 R1313 mm | Location: East Siberia | Results: 1,438 meters depth, ROP range 23-25 m/hr | Following significant investment in research and development, GTD have manufactured a new grade of PDC cutter, EW4, with exceptional abrasion resistant and toughness. GTD EW4 has a significant comparative ...

  • What`s at Stake: The debate over Arctic Drilling

    Royal Dutch Shell is planning to park two massive Arctic oil drilling rigs in Seattle's waterfront before they head north - but the petrochemical giant will first have to get around protesters in kayaks and others who want to thwart the new frontier in oil exploration and spark a national debate about fossil fuels and climate change. Here's a look at the debate over Shell's plans to drill in the ...


    By Associated Press

  • CPT Case Study: GEI Consultants

    A CPT Q&A session with GEI Consultants Where do you perform your CPT work?: We perform CPT’s on earthen dams/embankments, river sediment depths, USCOE projects from Ft. Peck Montana to New York, RR alignments, bridge embankments, and Power plants. A little of everything you can imagine from Water, RR bridges, Landfills, stability of tail basins for the ...


    By Vertek a Division of ARA

  • Write a thank you letter for a forklift

    What! Associated Surigao del Sur group sent a letter to thank the Chinese engineers simply because help transport a heavy-duty forklift? This seems a little "fuss", however, this is true. "Mission to express my sincere gratitude to the Chinese engineering, thanks to the help provided by the Chinese engineers local time on January 17, the second batch went Nansudanwei and engineering unit received ...

  • Write a thank you letter for a forklift

    What! Associated Surigao del Sur group sent a letter to thank the Chinese engineers simply because help transport a heavy-duty forklift? This seems a little "fuss", however, this is true. "Mission to express my sincere gratitude to the Chinese engineering, thanks to the help provided by the Chinese engineers local time on January 17, the second batch went ...

  • A new approach for estimation of properties of metamorphic rocks

    Rock properties play an important role in the preliminary design of structures. This research focuses on developing empirical models using multiple regression technique for prediction of physical properties of metamorphic rocks. The model considers the following parameters: drill bit diameter, bit speed, penetration rate and equivalent sound level produced during drilling. The F-test was used to ...


    By Inderscience Publishers

  • Sonic Success for First Bauxite in Guyana

    At First Bauxite’s refractory bauxite properties in Guyana, South America, the weather conditions and terrain create unique challenges, which prompted the company to purchase a rig from Sonic Drill Corp for its exploration and mining operations. Headquartered in Vancouver, Canada, First Bauxite is on the way to achieving its near-term goal of becoming a medium-sized producer and supplier of ...


    By Sonic Drill Corporation

  • Sonic Rigs Rescue Surrey School Installation

    TR3 Geological Services, based in Abbotsford, BC, Canada, won a tender to install a geothermal grid during the summer of 2009, under what would be Woodward Hill Elementary School’s brand new, all-weather soccer field in Surrey. “Geothermal is a good idea for new schools as well as retrofitting old schools,” said Bill Fitzgerald, general manager of Sonic Drilling, the ...


    By Sonic Drill Corporation

  • Launch of the management toolbox

    Risktec is a leading authority on applying the complete bow-tie method for assessing and managing health, safety and environmental (HSE) risks. BowTieXP, developed by our partner, Governors BV, is the most advanced software available enabling rapid application of the bow-tie methodology. Risktec and Governors will be jointly holding their 2007Master Class in using BowTieXP to meet the recent HSE ...


    By Risktec Solutions

  • EPG Pumps – Suitable for Class I, Div 1 & 2

    Before a pump can be considered suitable to be used in Class I, Division 1 hazardous (classified) locations, it must first meet at least  one of the four criteria established in paragraph (a) of the National  Electric Code (NEC), Article 501-8 Motors and Generators. Condition (4) states: “Of a type designed to be submerged in a liquid that is flammable  only when vaporized ...


    By EPG Companies Inc.

  • Sled for In Situ Penetration Testing

    In situ testing devices such as the dilatometer, the piezocone, the pressuremeter, and the field vane generally require the use of a drill rig for penetration through soils. This paper describes a multipurpose portable pushing frame built at the University of New Hampshire and designed to be used with most in situ testing probes. This rig is compact, inexpensive, easy to use, and can operate on ...


    By ASTM International

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