Atlas Copco can provide a complete solution for reverse circulation drilling
including drilling rig, compressor, booster and drill string.
The company plans to drill 26,000 metres of NQ core with three diamond drill rigs, and 9,000 metres of reverse circulation drilling
on exploration targets with a lightweight RC fly rig.
Work planned in Namibia includes additional reverse circulation drilling
to test calcrete and leucogranite hosted uranium mineralization on the Dome property in the Erongo region.
The company said that 17 hole Reverse Circulation drilling
program conducted by Element 92 in September 2009 to test 5 new targets produced encouraging results with nine holes returning anomalous intercepts including 10 meters 458ppm U3O8 in hole TAL013RC and 5 meters 1,016ppm U3O8 in hole TAL011RC.
The Swedish industrial group Sandvik AB said on Tuesday (3 October) that it has completed its previously announced acquisition of Chile-based rotary and reverse circulation drilling
consumables manufacturer Implementos Mineros SA (Implemin).
He estimates the quarry holds a known resource of about 36 million tonnes and hopes to embark soon upon an exploration program of deep diamond drilling and reverse circulation drilling
on an estimated resource of more than one billion tonnes.
Golden Cross Resources reports that reverse circulation drilling
on its Kempfield silver-baryte project in New South Wales has yielded encouraging results.
By integrating the project generator business model with low-cost reverse circulation drilling
, the company intends to leverage its portfolio by identifying, and focusing on, the highest quality projects for partnerships and advancement.
The reverse circulation drilling
is focused on defining the extent of Winu's supergene zone, while the diamond drilling tests the extents of the deposit.
A new 1,600-metre reverse circulation drilling
program will focus on the Currans prospect as well as other targets and is scheduled to be complete by the end of July.
In addition to the regional geophysical surveys completed over these license areas in 2011, Casa have carried out 19,522m of diamond drilling, 2,720m of reverse circulation drilling
and excavated 6,274 line metres of trenches on their respective licenses.