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Boart Longyear Offers Geological Data Services; Instrumentation

This year’s bauma show focused on digitization within the industry as companies transition to the latest technologies to provide more actionable data. Boart Longyear has introduced a number of geological data services and instrumentation over the last few years to complement its drilling services and products divisions. Through the use of these tools and services, Boart Longyear is able to capture and provide valuable geological data and orebody knowledge to geologists and mining companies that creates immediate results for customers.

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Trimble Groundworks Machine Control System for Drilling

Trimble introduced the Trimble Groundworks Machine Control System, a reliable and streamlined machine control solution for drilling and piling operations. The next generation system enables contractors to perform drilling and piling operations quickly, safely and accurately. 

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Jimco Offers the John Henry JH20/323F Drill

Jimco offers the JH20/323F drill, consisting of the full capacity 20-ft. drill boom option of the John Henry Rock Drill on the Caterpillar excavator platform. Excellent penetration rates are achieved by dedicating full power of the excavator to drilling functions. The following components are included:

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10 Considerations When Purchasing A New Drill Rig

In the mineral exploration drilling business, drill rigs and equipment are critical to winning bids, completing contracts, and making money. Buying a new drill rig is a big decision and many variables and factors affect that decision. The biggest question one has to answer is, “Will this drill rig make money? Or cost more to own than some other option that can accomplish the same for less?”

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