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Rock Drilling

Specialised Geo offer various types of rock drilling rigs for foundations and embankments that are made up of hard rock. We can drill various sized holes from 25mm to 450mm covering minor anchor holes to specialty piers in difficult locations. We have customised rigs that can gain access to through walkways 600mm wide that are made up of several components, this allows transportation by hand to designated location.

In conjunction with our small equipment we can supply excavators 12t to 30t, bobcats and or Manitou’s  that have the capacity to drill 450mm diameter for areas that permit heavy equipment, these rigs can offer various depths at varying angles.

Typical uses for rock drilling

• Rock bolting
• Pier / foundation support
• Dewatering
• Grout injection

Contact us about rock drilling.

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      Victor Derrick

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