Equipment

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Schramm 450

RIG 1

The first rig for Drilling Australia was a Schramm 450 mounted on an International T-Line Acco. Which underwent a comprehensive rebuild in September 2008. This has been followed up by another fit out in November 2016 when it was mounted to a brand new Iveco Astra HD9 8×8 truck. Rig 1 incorporates the following features:

  • Rig Mounted on an Iveco Astra HD9 8×8 Twin Steer, Fitted with LED Lighting System and Air Bag Adjustable Suspension;
  • Ingersoll Rand 750CFM / 350 Psi Compressor with KTA-19C Cummins Single Turbo Engine;
  • Rig Mounted Cyclone with optional Fixed Cone, Rotating Cone or Riffle Splitter availability;
  • KL100 Auto Rod Handler;
  • TJM Hands-free Rod Breaking System;
  • FMC Bean Pump;
  • 6” – 300m Deep Capacity, Reverse Circulation;
  • V-pack Cooler;
  • Water Injection & Dust Suppression;
  • Handrails, Access ladders etc.;
  • Iveco Astra HD9 8×8 Twin Steer truck with Auxiliary/Booster supplying 2100cfm @ 1000psi;
  • Mercedes 8×8 Support truck with Diesel and Water carrying capacity;
  • VJD Toyota Land cruiser 79 series Dual Cab for Crew movements.

This rig is suitable for all your R.C drilling requirements including Grade Control, Exploration, Resource Definition, Water Bores etc. It is a compact mobile unit and well equipped for all modern mine requirements.

Hydco 70

RIG 2

Rig 2 is a Hydco 70 RC drill rig –  Powered by a Cummins KTA19 550hp engine, mounted on an International T-Line Acco truck. This rig has the following features:

  • Mounted on a 1985 International 8 x 4 TK2650 Prime Mover with Road Ranger Transmission;
  • Atlas Copco Type OTS-N-02 Air End;
  • Rig Mounted Cyclone with optional Fixed Cone, Rotating Cone or Riffle Splitter availability;
  • KL Rod Handler
  • Cooler Pack;
  • FMC Bean Pump;
  • 300m Capacity in depth
  • Water Injection & Dust Suppression;
  • Handrails, Access ladders etc.;
  • Iveco Astra HD9 8×8 Twin Steer, Auxiliary/Booster truck;
  • Mercedes 8×8 Support truck with Diesel and Water carrying capacity;
  • VJD Toyota Land cruiser 79 series Dual Cab for Crew movements.

This rig is suitable for all your R.C drilling requirements including Grade Control, Exploration, Resource Definition, Water Bores etc. It is a compact mobile unit and well equipped for all mine site requirements.

Hydco 350

RIG 3

Rig 3 is a 2008 Hydco 350, mounted on a Mercedes Benz 8×8 Cab Chassis. This rig has the following features:

  • 2008 Mercedes Benz Actross 8×8 cap chassis with triptronic automatic gear box on leaf spring suspension;
  • Cummins QSK19 750HP Diesel Powered Ingersoll rand HR2.5 1250CFM/350psi compressor;
  • Top Hydraulic Drive;
  • Sandvik 200mtr capacity automated Rod Handler;
  • Heavy duty 2mtr mast dump feed system with 19000kg variable pull back and 12,300kg variable pull down;
  • SP1 Horizontal Trailer Mounted Cyclone System with optional Fixed Cone, Rotating Cone or Riffle Splitter availability;
  • Hands free automated breakout system
  • Down hole survey 400mtr x 6mm non rotating wire line
  • Water Injection & Dust Suppression;
  • FMC Bean Pump;
  • Mercedes 6×6 truck with Auxiliary/Booster;
  • Mercedes 8×8 Support truck with Diesel and Water carrying capacity;
  • VJD Toyota Land cruiser 79 series Dual Cab for Crew movements.

This rig is suitable for all your R.C drilling requirements including Grade Control, Exploration, Resource Definition, Water Bores etc. It is a compact mobile unit and well equipped for all modern mine requirements.

SCHRAMM T68SWS

RIG 4

Rig 4 is a 2012 SCHRAMM T68SWS drill rig mounted on a 8×8 Mercedes actross. This rig has the following features:

  • Mounted on a Mercedes Benz Actross 8×8 cab chassis with triptronic automatic gear box on leaf spring suspension;
  • Onboard 1150/500 compressor powered by a Cummins QSK19 760HP at 1800 RPM engine;
  • KL Rod Handler;
  • Hydraulic deck spanner, hydraulic table for making, breaking and collar guide;
  • On board fire suppression;
  • Auto blow down;
  • TJM Hands-free Rod Breaking System;
  • Hydraulic Jib boom with winch;
  • 2-4 m Dump Mast;
  • V-pack Cooler with hydraulic thermostatic fan;
  • Three core side by side heat exchanger package;
  • Front and back outriggers;
  • Water Injection & Dust Suppression;
  • Cat 25 GPM  foam injection Bean 18 GPM
  • Mercedes 8×8 truck with Auxiliary/Booster;
  • Mercedes 8×8 Support truck with Diesel and Water carrying capacity;
  • VJD Toyota Land cruiser 79 series Dual Cab for Crew movements.

This rig is suitable for all your R.C drilling requirements including Grade Control, Exploration, Resource Definition, Water Bores etc. It is a compact mobile unit and well equipped for all modern mine requirements.