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Action Drill & Blast win Talison drilling contract
Editorial
08/07/14 - Action Drill & Blast has won the drilling contract for Talison Lithium's Greenbushes mine.
Sandvik launches new multi functional core barrel system for drilling
Supplier news
02/07/14 - Sandvik has launched a new multifunctional surface and underground core barrel system for core drilling.
New exploration drilling database makes research easier for investors
Editorial
15/05/14 - ​Investors will be able to perform their own due diligence in a matter of minutes, thanks to a new online exploration data portal launched this week.
Ausdrill appoints new African COO
Editorial
12/05/14 - Ausdrill has appointed John Kavanagh to the role of COO – Africa.
Shaft collapse brings new setbacks to Ranger 3 Deeps uranium operation
Editorial
12/05/14 - ​The Ranger 3 Deeps exploration decline project has suffered another setback after a collapse during works on a new ventilation shaft last week.
​Hughes Drilling wins Fortescue drilling contracts
Editorial
09/05/14 - Hughes Drilling has been awarded grade control drilling contracts for Fortescue’s Solomon Hub iron ore mines.
The drilling contractor has drilled twelve consecutive holes with minimal downhole issues and excellent core recovery
Editorial
29/04/14 - A specific mud program by Tiger Fluids is being used successfully by drilling contractor Deepcore Drilling at the Ok Tedi Townsville mining site.
Origin’s drilling still suspended after asbestos scare
Editorial
18/03/14 - Drilling is still suspended, with no forecast restart, after Origin uncovered traces of asbestos in its supplier’s drilling mud.
A dual approach to water well drilling
Editorial
14/03/14 - New approaches to water well and bore drilling is making water more accessible in the Pilbara.
Origin uncovers asbestos in its drilling mud
Editorial
13/03/14 - Origin has suspended drilling across 12 rig sites after asbestos was found in its supplier’s drilling mud.
Two workers injured in drilling accident
Editorial
25/02/14 - Two Maverick Drilling workers are in a critical condition following an industrial accident yesterday, in the US.
Partnership developed to create new exploration technologies
Editorial
04/02/14 - Geoscience Australia and the DET CRC are partnering together to uncover new Australian mineral provinces.

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