How Drillpower Queensland keeps our clients and staff on-site safe

With over 15 years of experience in the industry, Drillpower QLD and our associates SJ Drilling have a comprehensive Workplace Health and Safety (WHS) infrastructure. WHS is multifaceted and heavy with policy and guidelines. Here is a breakdown of our various WHS activities that we utilise to keep all our clients and staff on-site safe. 


 

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Explain to me: What is air rotary drilling and why do we use it?

If you are not familiar with the drill power industry, then it can be easy to get lost in the jargon associated with our work.

Whether it is percussion drilling, core drilling, or exploration and quarry drilling, it can be difficult to distinguish the different methods, their individual benefits and disadvantages, and their uses.

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How groundwater management is changing in Queensland
With increased awareness of climate change, Australia—and the rest of the world—have begun to revolutionise groundwater access as a sustainable solution to water consumption.
 
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5 Safety Considerations Surrounding Drilling Projects

There are various projects that can take place that need drilling. Sometimes it is to drill a water well or to make some other type of connection so the water can be delivered to a community and other times it is can be to look for fuel sources. Either way, there are multiple safety concerns that must be addressed when it comes to drilling projects.

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Things to Consider When Looking to Engage a Drilling Company

With various drilling companies to choose from, it becomes an arduous task to choose an effective one. It is advisable that you familiarise yourself with the qualities of the drilling companies out there and it’s a good idea to research the following:

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What are drilling rigs used for?

A drilling rig is a machine that makes holes in the earth’s surface. The drilling rigs can be very big structures that hold equipment that is used to make water wells, natural gas extraction wells, or oil wells.

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Benefits of Rotary Mud Drilling

While there are a variety of ways that you can drill a hole in the ground, the process of rotary mud drilling is by far the most popular and the most dependable. There are undoubtedly many advantages to this technique which drilling contractors in Queensland find so alluring.

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Getting to Know Your Auger Drill

When it comes to Auger Drills there are many types that come in a variety of sizes, each one for a specific task. Some can be used to dig holes to put posts for a fence or a deck. In some cases, they can even be used to create bigger holes to plant small trees in someone’s property. But the more useful purpose comes from boring holes in potential dig sites.

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What Are Drilling Rigs and How Are They Used?

When people think of drilling rigs, there are various notions that may come to mind. However, to be clear, contextually it is important to keep in mind the exact type of drilling rigs that are being discussed as well as the location that they are used in. Both of these factors have a dramatic impact on the type of rig that is used and the reasons that it is there in the first place.

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The benefits of excavator hire

Completing your field work in time and within your budget can be hard to do unless you have the right professional equipment to do so. When it comes to excavator hire, you have to keep a few things in mind.

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An Introduction To Geotechnical Testing Methods

Geotechnical testing methods is used to obtain important information about the physical properties of substrate, rock and soil around a potential construction site. This produce is underpinned by three core methods.

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What is geotechnical drilling?

Geotechnical drilling is a type of drilling that is performed as part of the construction process. This is mainly for structures such as buildings and oil rigs, or as part of the investigation process carried out on site prior to construction.

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An Introduction to Exploration Drilling

Exploration drilling is used to do exactly that, explore underneath the Earth’s surface, but what’s the endgame? Well, drilling crews in Queensland and New South Wales perform exploration drilling on a test site to check and see whether it contains any valuable resource like rock minerals, gas or oil.

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Core Drilling

Core drilling is one of the most common methods used for exploration of underground minerals. The core drills are machineries used to retrieve a core mineral sample of any location under the ground.

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