Drilling rig

Kodiak Provides Update on Drill Program at MPD Copper-Gold Porphyry Project in Southern British Columbia

Tuesday, May 11, 2021 - 12:30pm

The program is currently operating with one drill rig, with plans to add a second rig in Q2.\nCore samples are being shipped to ALS Canada Ltd. in North Vancouver, British Columbia for preparation and final analysis.

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  • The program is currently operating with one drill rig, with plans to add a second rig in Q2.\nCore samples are being shipped to ALS Canada Ltd. in North Vancouver, British Columbia for preparation and final analysis.
  • We are pleased with the progress of the program to date and are looking forward to new results from expanded drilling at the Gate Zone.
  • The pace of our drill program will accelerate as the year progresses with the addition of further drills and the testing of other target areas such as Dillard.
  • Kodiak also holds the Mohave copper-molybdenum-silver porphyry project in Arizona, USA, near the world-class Bagdad mine.

Mayfair Gold Provides Drilling Update and Announces Completion of Heli-Borne Magnetic Survey at the Fenn-Gib Gold Project, Northern Ontario

Tuesday, May 4, 2021 - 1:00pm

With three drill rigs active, we are currently well on track to achieve our planned 50,000m drill program.\xe2\x80\x9d\nMr.

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  • With three drill rigs active, we are currently well on track to achieve our planned 50,000m drill program.\xe2\x80\x9d\nMr.
  • Evans added: \xe2\x80\x9cWe are also pleased to have completed the first ever heli-borne high-resolution triaxial MAG survey at 75-metre spaced flight lines over both the North and South blocks at Fenn-Gib.
  • Mayfair has contracted a second assay laboratory to improve the turnaround time.
  • Such risks and uncertainties include, but are not limited to, the impact and progression of the COVID-19 pandemic and other factors.

QcX Gold Secures Diamond Drill Rig for Inaugural Drill Program at Golden Giant, James Bay

Tuesday, May 4, 2021 - 11:30am

b'Montreal, Quebec--(Newsfile Corp. - May 4, 2021) - QcX Gold Corp. (TSXV: QCX) (OTCQB: QCXGF) (FSE: 21MA) ("QcX" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that it has secured a diamond drill rig for its upcoming inaugural drill program on the Golden Giant Project in James Bay, Qu\xc3\xa9bec.

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  • b'Montreal, Quebec--(Newsfile Corp. - May 4, 2021) - QcX Gold Corp. (TSXV: QCX) (OTCQB: QCXGF) (FSE: 21MA) ("QcX" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that it has secured a diamond drill rig for its upcoming inaugural drill program on the Golden Giant Project in James Bay, Qu\xc3\xa9bec.
  • Drill hole planning is in the final review stage after compiling information from two geophysical surveys as well as surface exploration data.
  • The QcX team is very excited to see the rig mobilize to site and begin drilling in areas that have previously never seen a drill hole.
  • The Golden Giant Project is located in the James Bay region of Qu\xc3\xa9bec, only 2.9 km away from Azimut Exploration Inc.\'s Patwon discovery on their Elmer gold project.

i-80 Gold Commences Large-Scale Drill Program at Getchell

Tuesday, May 4, 2021 - 11:00am

The resources at Getchell include 1.464 Million ounces of gold in the Measured and Indicated category and 0.646 Million ounces in the Inferred category.\nThe primary goal of the 2021 drill program is to advance the Pinson underground and open pit opportunities to production.

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  • The resources at Getchell include 1.464 Million ounces of gold in the Measured and Indicated category and 0.646 Million ounces in the Inferred category.\nThe primary goal of the 2021 drill program is to advance the Pinson underground and open pit opportunities to production.
  • Two underground drill rigs will be mobilized, once underground platforms are upgraded, focused on delineating sufficient resources for near-term development.
  • Initial surface drilling will test near-surface mineralization for metallurgical purposes and open pit definition.
  • "\nThe Getchell Project represents one of i-80\'s three core land holdings in Nevada and is host to both open pit and underground resources.

Antler Gold Drills Multiple Shallow Intercepts of Gold, Silver and Copper on Central Erongo Project, Central Namibia and Provides Exploration Update

Monday, May 3, 2021 - 4:20pm

The objective of the program was to delineate drill targets at depth along strike of the historically defined 1.5 kilometres Hakskeen skarniferous zone.

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  • The objective of the program was to delineate drill targets at depth along strike of the historically defined 1.5 kilometres Hakskeen skarniferous zone.
  • The historical gold-in-soil anomaly is spatially coincident with this IP anomaly and the shallow (30 metres deep) historical RC drilling intersected narrow anomalous gold zones.
  • The interpretation of soil sampling results at W3 show gold results to be highly variable with limited gold-in-soil anomalies being identified.
  • Antler is currently focusing its efforts on advancing its Erongo Gold Project, which is located approximately 130 kilometres north-west of Namibia\'s capital city Windhoek.

Kolymageo Secures Drilling and Geological Services Contracts in Russian Far East

Monday, May 3, 2021 - 10:50am

b'KHABAROVSK, Krai, Russian Far East, May 03, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Kolymageo LLC (the \xe2\x80\x9cCompany\xe2\x80\x9d), a leading, Russian Far East based, drilling and geological services company, announces that the Company has been awarded two significant contracts totaling 16,000m of diamond drilling and 6,000m of trenching as well as full geological support services.

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  • b'KHABAROVSK, Krai, Russian Far East, May 03, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Kolymageo LLC (the \xe2\x80\x9cCompany\xe2\x80\x9d), a leading, Russian Far East based, drilling and geological services company, announces that the Company has been awarded two significant contracts totaling 16,000m of diamond drilling and 6,000m of trenching as well as full geological support services.
  • Both projects are located in Khabarovsk Krai in the Russian Far East.\xc2\xa0\xc2\xa0\xc2\xa0 \xe2\x80\x9cWe are proud to be awarded these contracts as the preferred provider of geological, logistics, and diamond drilling services.
  • Kolymageo is committed to delivering a global standard of customer service applying our intimate understanding of the region and its geology, our fleet of highly-efficient, well-maintained drill rigs and support equipment, and our expert geological team,\xe2\x80\x9d said Thomas E. Bowens, General Director of Kolymageo.\nKolymageo is a successful, market leader in providing mineral exploration solutions to its clients in the Russian Far East.
  • The Kolymageo team has all the resources necessary to design, manage and successfully execute their customers\xe2\x80\x99 exploration programs using the highest standards of professionalism, safety and efficiency.

Kerui Petroleum & Gas Delivered the Desert Drilling Rig Arrived in Libya Smoothly

Friday, April 30, 2021 - 4:19am

b"Recently, a 750 HP desert drilling rig and supporting equipment developed and manufactured by Shandong Kerui Petroleum & Gas Equipment Co., Ltd. arrived in Libya smoothly.

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  • b"Recently, a 750 HP desert drilling rig and supporting equipment developed and manufactured by Shandong Kerui Petroleum & Gas Equipment Co., Ltd. arrived in Libya smoothly.
  • The rig adopts a unique radiator suitable for high temperature desert areas to cool down the hydraulic oil.
  • At the same time, the engine adopts a special air filter to adapt to the desert high temperature and strong sand working environment.
  • Up to now, Kerui has established a complete sales and service network in many major African petroleum producing countries such as Algeria, Ethiopia, Libya and Egypt.

Kerui Petroleum & Gas Delivered the Drilling Rig for Geothermal Project in Ethiopia Successfully

Friday, April 30, 2021 - 4:10am

b"Recently, the second set of 1500hp geothermal drilling rig independently developed and manufactured by Shandong Kerui Petroleum & Gas Equipment Co., Ltd. was successfully delivered to Aruto Langano geothermal power station in central Ethiopia.

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  • b"Recently, the second set of 1500hp geothermal drilling rig independently developed and manufactured by Shandong Kerui Petroleum & Gas Equipment Co., Ltd. was successfully delivered to Aruto Langano geothermal power station in central Ethiopia.
  • As the first 50D mating drilling rig and first geothermal energy development project of Ethiopia Electric Power (as \xe2\x80\x9cEEP\xe2\x80\x9d), it is the largest investment in geothermal energy sector, and also a national project with great strategic significance supported by World Bank.\nIn this project, Kerui Petroleum & Gas provides two sets of 1500hp geothermal drilling rigs, drilling services, personnel training and related technology transfer and other one-stop comprehensive solutions to Ethiopia Electric Power company for the exploitation of 22 geothermal wells in Aluto Langano.
  • The two sets of geothermal drilling rig delivered by this company are independently developed by itself.
  • It can meet the drilling requirements of petroleum, natural gas and geothermal resources, and adapt to the technological requirements of mud drilling, air drilling and foam drilling, and is equipped with logging, cementing, orientation, gas testing and other equipment.\nFacing the severe epidemic situation in the world, Shandong Kerui Petroleum & Gas Equipment Co., Ltd. has successfully completed the commissioning and lifting of two sets of drilling equipment currently, and will officially start drilling soon.\nKerui Petroleum & Gas is an international comprehensive industrial group providing high-end oil equipment, oil and gas field technical services and EPC engineering services to the global oil and gas industry.

Analyzing COVID-19 Impact on Offshore Drilling Market | $ 7.04 Bn Growth Expected Between 2021-2025 | Technavio

Friday, April 30, 2021 - 4:00am

However, fluctuations in the price of crude oil might hamper the market growth.\nBased on the application, the market witnessed maximum growth in the shallow water offshore drilling segment.

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  • However, fluctuations in the price of crude oil might hamper the market growth.\nBased on the application, the market witnessed maximum growth in the shallow water offshore drilling segment.
  • The market growth in the segment will be significant during the forecast period.\nBy geography, APAC is going to have lucrative growth during the forecast period.
  • Therising number of offshore drilling projects will be crucial in driving the growth of the offshore drilling market in APAC.\nBuy 1 Technavio report and get the second for 50% off.
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Aguila American Gold Announces WUSA Drilling Results and Updates Exploration Program

Thursday, April 29, 2021 - 11:00am

b'Vancouver, British Columbia--(Newsfile Corp. - April 29, 2021) - Aguila American Gold Limited (TSXV: AGL) (OTCQB: AGLAF) (WKN: A2DR6E) ("Aguila" or the "Company") is pleased to announce results from the early winter drilling program completed at the Company\'s WUSA Gold Project in Oregon, USA.

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  • b'Vancouver, British Columbia--(Newsfile Corp. - April 29, 2021) - Aguila American Gold Limited (TSXV: AGL) (OTCQB: AGLAF) (WKN: A2DR6E) ("Aguila" or the "Company") is pleased to announce results from the early winter drilling program completed at the Company\'s WUSA Gold Project in Oregon, USA.
  • Prior to this program, we were aware of only one exploration drill hole within 18km, and have now discovered gold in multiple drill holes over 1.8km of strike.
  • Placer gold mining is still undertaken within the WUSA exploration area.\nA diamond drill rig from American Drilling Corp of Spokane, Washington was used for the drill program.
  • Certified standards of known gold content were inserted into the sample flow by Aguila at industry standard frequency.