South 32 – Cannington Mine Surface And Underground

Client

South 32

Location

Cannington Mine, Queensland, Australia

Service

Surface and underground contract


Project Challenges

  • Remote location for logistics
  • Ground variability and challenging conditions
  • Drilling variety (large diameter, RC, Diamond, Mud Rotary)
  • Changing rig configurations as per client requirements
  • Deep Hole Drilling >1,300m

Our Approach and Equipment Used

  • 1 X Sandvik DE880HC
  • 1 X UDR1000
  • 1 X BLY MDR700
  • 2 X 8×8 support trucks
  • 1 X Integrated Carrier
  • 1 X Mud Pump
  • 1 X Tilt tray
  • 2 X 20 foot containers
  • 1 X Fuel trailers
  • 1 X Auxiliary Booster/Compressor trucks
  • 3 X Light vehicles

Client Outcomes

  • Same contractor since 2014
  • Safe and low cost per metre
  • Same management team for 4+ years
  • >98% rig availability across all rigs
  • 0 Lost Time Injuries

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