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Mineral Exploration Drilling Rigs

Tough, robust mineral exploration drilling rigs equipped with a range of features for safe and highly efficient drilling in remote areas of difficult terrain.

Dando’s mineral exploration rigs can be set up for wireline coring, reverse circulation, rotary air blast, or open-hole boring and have proven themselves over and over in some of the most punishing conditions around the world.

Dando can also provide complete tooling & spares packages, on-site training and after sales support for all their machines, ensuring the customer realises the full potential of their drilling rigs.


Drilling Rigs (7)

Mintec 18 Mineral Exploration Drilling Rig

A large, powerful heavy-duty mineral exploration rig, the Mintec 18 is capable of wireline coring, reverse circulation and rotary air blast drilling in all geological formations to extreme depths. The rig boasts 18,000 kgf of pullback.

Mineral Exploration Drilling Rig

Mintec 12.8 Mineral Exploration Drilling Rig

With a pullback capacity of 12,800 kgf, the Mintec 12.8 is an extremely powerful mid-range mineral exploration drilling rig for wireline coring, reverse circulation and rotary air blast drilling in harsh environments.

Multipurpose Drilling Rig

Jackal 9000 Multipurpose Drilling Rig

A truly multipurpose drilling rig incorporating a pullback capacity of 10,000kg within a lightweight and compact structure. Perfect for water well, mineral exploration, geotechnical and GSHP drilling.

Jackal 4000 Drilling Rig

Jackal 4000 Multipurpose Drilling Rig

Occupying a small footprint, this compact yet powerful multipurpose drilling rig allows the user to carry out a wide range of drilling techniques to medium depths in areas of difficult terrain and limited space.

Dando Terrier Rotary Rig

Perfect for rotary drilling in confined spaces of difficult access, this small, incredibly versatile drilling rig can be used for continuous flight & hollow stem augering, coring as well as drilling with tricones, drag bits and DTH hammers.

Cable Percussion Drilling Rig

Dando Duke Cable Percussion Drilling Rig

Available in both trailer and track mounted versions, the new cutting edge Dando Duke cable percussion rig boasts a range of innovative features for increased efficiency, safety and productivity.

Crawler Drill DCR22

Furukawa DCR22 Crawler Drill

The Furukawa DCR22 is a premium down-the-hole (DTH) hydraulic crawler drill specially designed for surface drilling at UK mines and quarries.

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