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Sandvik Driller’s Office Software Tool for TIM3D Drill Rigs

DrillersOfficeSandvikSandvik’s Surface Top Hammer drill rigs are well known for their high penetration rates and outstanding fuel economy. Coupled with low operating costs and better reliability, they are a popular choice when it comes to surface drilling rigs. However, these machines are complicated and blast-hole drilling is a difficult job. Sandvik’s new on-board software tool, Driller’s Office – designed for TIM3D drill rigs, helps make it a whole lot easier.

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DrillersOfficeSandvikSandvik’s Surface Top Hammer drill rigs are well known for their high penetration rates and outstanding fuel economy. Coupled with low operating costs and better reliability, they are a popular choice when it comes to surface drilling rigs. However, these machines are complicated and blast-hole drilling is a difficult job. Sandvik’s new on-board software tool, Driller’s Office – designed for TIM3D drill rigs, helps make it a whole lot easier.

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Sandvik DR560

Sandvik DR500 Series – All You Need to Know

Sandvik DR560

Sandvik DR560

A high powered DTH drill, the Sandvik DR500 series replaces the Cubex QXR range. The DR500 Series DTH drills are known for their high performance, durability, and cost effectiveness.

If you are in the drilling industry, you will have heard about the DR540, the DR560, and the DR580. Built for continuous drilling in adverse, often difficult conditions, the machines are designed for structural durability and ease of maintenance. Sandvik also offers the world’s widest range of tools and accessories for DTH drilling. In addition, Sandvik’s global support network benefits the drill owner in countless ways – anywhere in the world.

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Sandvik DR560

Sandvik DR560

A high powered DTH drill, the Sandvik DR500 series replaces the Cubex QXR range. The DR500 Series DTH drills are known for their high performance, durability, and cost effectiveness.

If you are in the drilling industry, you will have heard about the DR540, the DR560, and the DR580. Built for continuous drilling in adverse, often difficult conditions, the machines are designed for structural durability and ease of maintenance. Sandvik also offers the world’s widest range of tools and accessories for DTH drilling. In addition, Sandvik’s global support network benefits the drill owner in countless ways – anywhere in the world.

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Getting a Job in the Canadian Mining Industry – The Must Knows

There are thousands of job opportunities in the Canadian mining 1280px-Tungsten,_Northwest_Territoriesindustry for a variety of skill sets. Whether you have a degree in engineering, in healthcare, communications, business, or the technical know how to operate the equipment; the options are endless. Canada, the country with the eighth highest per capita income in the world, is one of the wealthiest nations due in no small part to mining. There are more than 418,000 people working full time in the Canadian mining industry, according to the Mining Association of Canada. The second largest country in the world has a lot to offer the average job seeker, much more than those beautiful mountains and never ending coastlines.

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There are thousands of job opportunities in the Canadian mining 1280px-Tungsten,_Northwest_Territoriesindustry for a variety of skill sets. Whether you have a degree in engineering, in healthcare, communications, business, or the technical know how to operate the equipment; the options are endless. Canada, the country with the eighth highest per capita income in the world, is one of the wealthiest nations due in no small part to mining. There are more than 418,000 people working full time in the Canadian mining industry, according to the Mining Association of Canada. The second largest country in the world has a lot to offer the average job seeker, much more than those beautiful mountains and never ending coastlines.

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Safe, Productive and Easy to Use – Where does the Pantera DI6400 score?

Sandvik DI6400

Sandvik DI6400

Sandvik’s second offering this year has been the introduction of a new down the hole drill rig, the Pantera DI6400. The Pantera DI6400, designed for vertical and inclined drilling, will be a valuable asset to companies with varying mining needs.

The DI6400 has increased automation options and production capacity which were not found in the earlier Sandvik Pantera lines. In fact, this Down-the-Hole (DTH) drill platform was the winner in the Red Dot Award Product Design Category, garnering the highest marks from 40 expert jury members. The competition had machines from all over the world and the DI6400 outperformed them all.

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Sandvik DI6400

Sandvik DI6400

Sandvik’s second offering this year has been the introduction of a new down the hole drill rig, the Pantera DI6400. The Pantera DI6400, designed for vertical and inclined drilling, will be a valuable asset to companies with varying mining needs.

The DI6400 has increased automation options and production capacity which were not found in the earlier Sandvik Pantera lines. In fact, this Down-the-Hole (DTH) drill platform was the winner in the Red Dot Award Product Design Category, garnering the highest marks from 40 expert jury members. The competition had machines from all over the world and the DI6400 outperformed them all.

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The Sandvik DI550 Drill

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Most manufacturers are already working hard to give their customers more drill meterage for every gallon of fuel they use, making it hard for decision makers to differentiate between products from various suppliers. But, using contemporary engine technology and over 50 years’ experience developing drilling solutions, They have placed the Sandvik DI550 down-the-hole drill ahead of its competitors, providing leading productivity standards without sacrificing any features or user comfort.

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Sandvik DI550 for sale - Year model 2012 - used Sandvik DI550 (10)

Most manufacturers are already working hard to give their customers more drill meterage for every gallon of fuel they use, making it hard for decision makers to differentiate between products from various suppliers. But, using contemporary engine technology and over 50 years’ experience developing drilling solutions, They have placed the Sandvik DI550 down-the-hole drill ahead of its competitors, providing leading productivity standards without sacrificing any features or user comfort.

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Top hammer drilling vs. Down-the-hole drilling

 

Top hammer vs. DTH Drilling

If you’re considering buying a new rock drill for your project or company, there are a number of things to take into consideration before taking the plunge. Rock and mining site conditions, budgets, anticipated future projects, noise, desired hole dimensions, existing equipment and available time are all factors that you should take into account before making that purchase. We’re going to outline some of the major differences between top hammer, or drifter drills, and down-the-hole, in-the-hole, or DTH drills.

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Top hammer vs. DTH Drilling

If you’re considering buying a new rock drill for your project or company, there are a number of things to take into consideration before taking the plunge. Rock and mining site conditions, budgets, anticipated future projects, noise, desired hole dimensions, existing equipment and available time are all factors that you should take into account before making that purchase. We’re going to outline some of the major differences between top hammer, or drifter drills, and down-the-hole, in-the-hole, or DTH drills.

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Sandvik DX800, DX780 delivered to remote arctic mining operation

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In February 2014 RECON was approached by a new customer who needed to purchase two drill rigs and have them delivered to their remote arctic mine site. Upon discussing production estimates, machine availability, cost and delivery time – a Sandvik DX800 and Sandvik DX780 were determined to be the right rigs for the job. The challenge for the RECON team would be delivering the two drill rigs to the polar destination on schedule, fully serviced and capable of exceeding the daily drilling expectations in such extreme conditions.

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In February 2014 RECON was approached by a new customer who needed to purchase two drill rigs and have them delivered to their remote arctic mine site. Upon discussing production estimates, machine availability, cost and delivery time – a Sandvik DX800 and Sandvik DX780 were determined to be the right rigs for the job. The challenge for the RECON team would be delivering the two drill rigs to the polar destination on schedule, fully serviced and capable of exceeding the daily drilling expectations in such extreme conditions.

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The Top 5 Bulldozer Manufacturers you should know about

Bulldozers (or dozers) are crawlers equipped with blades made of substantial metal. The blades are for pushing large quantities of sand, rubble, soil or other material during mining or construction works. At the rear, dozers are equipped with rippers (claw-like devices) for loosening compacted soil and rocks.

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Bulldozers (or dozers) are crawlers equipped with blades made of substantial metal. The blades are for pushing large quantities of sand, rubble, soil or other material during mining or construction works. At the rear, dozers are equipped with rippers (claw-like devices) for loosening compacted soil and rocks.

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Insight Into the Top Four Mining and Construction Equipment Manufacturers In The World:

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The mining and construction equipment Industry is reputed for the use of heavy equipment and machinery.   Here are the top four operators in the industry…

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