Glencore – Oaky Creek Coal Mine


Glencore (Oaky Creek Coal Mine)


Tieri, Queensland, Australia


Underground directional drilling

Project Challenges

  • Thin Coal Seam Drilling
  • Horizontal Goaf Drilling
  • Hole Size reamed to 6” in Stone Horizon
  • 1,200m+ hole depth

Our Approach and Equipment Used

  • 1 x Boart Longyear LM90
  • Directional Drilling and Guidance Equipment

Client Outcomes

  • Maximise Gas Drainage
  • Safe Drilling Practices
  • Drilling Strategy Refinement for Cost Effectiveness

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