Atlas Copco displayed a cabless blasthole drilling
Tenders are invited for Hiring of HEMM for diversion of Nallah of varying cross section and 1060 metres length,cutting,removal of OB including blasthole drilling
, blasting, Excavation of various rock / soft earth cutting of OB strata (consisting of top soil, alluvium soil, blast rock etc.
Atlas Copco (STO:ATCOA) (STO:ATCOB) said today that it has received an order to deliver Pit Viper 351 blasthole drilling
rigs to Kumba Iron Ore, a unit of Anglo American.
Also, Atlas Copco published the book Blasthole Drilling
in Open Pit Mining.
Des Clifford reviews some of the advances, particularly in blasthole drilling
Beyond oil well drilling, the company sees a number of other potential applications, including gas plants, pipeline testing and purging and blasthole drilling
in mining applications.
Waterwell and blasthole drilling
equipment are made in this industry, as is portable drilling equipment.
is one aspect of open-pit mining that engineers identified long ago as a promising area for autonomous operations.
In many cases, finding the benefits of efficient blasthole drilling
practices comes simply from determining the inefficiencies--not just at the point of drilling but all stages of the process.
As per this contract, Atlas Copco will provide Pit Viper 351 blasthole drilling
It relies heavily on selecting the right down hole hammers in order to conduct blasthole drilling
in a fast and efficient manner.