drilling rig

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Synonyms for drilling rig

rig used in drilling for oil or gas

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Efforts are currently being made to organise a helicopter supported air core drilling program in October 2013 to define a brine potash resource on the joint venture tenements.
Air core drilling and water bore installation was completed at Karinga Creek.
A reconnaissance air core drilling program consisting of 3,068 meters of drilling in 102 holes was completed at Anomaly "M" to determine the nature and grade of gold in bedrock and saprolite below the soil anomaly.
Planning has now been completed with a drilling contractor and hydrogeologist engaged to commence an Air Core drilling program with holes planned to a minimum depth of 12 m.
A drilling program consisting of approximately 4,000 meters of reverse circulation drilling and 1,200 meters of air core drilling has commenced at the Dalakan project in southern Mali.
Perth, Australia, Dec 20, 2010 - (ABN Newswire) - Rum Jungle Resources Limited (ASX:RUM) is pleased to announce that assay results from the two Air Core drilling programs in October and November have been received and highlight significant potassium, magnesium and sulphate levels in aquifers surrounding the Karinga Creek Salt Lakes.
Upon completion of the drilling at Kantela, the drill rig will move 20 km to the south and 2,500 meters of air core drilling will test a northeast-trending series of geochemical anomalies at Diokeba.
During the month an Air Core drilling program was completed at Karinga Creek Potash where 28 holes were completed for 1298m at an average depth of 46m on EL25080.
First Quantum has conducted two phases of reverse circulation drilling, and one campaign of diamond drilling since shallow, first pass air core drilling initially outlined the Lufua deposit in 2002 (see attached map: http://www2.
These samples were selected from a 3564 meter air core drilling program at Areas 1, 2 and 3, representing apparent phosphate intersections determined in the field by hand held Niton XRF analyses.