COMPANY OPERATIONS

Total Drilling operates the most modern and technically advanced fleet of multi-purpose drilling rigs in New South Wales. The company prides itself on its ability and willingness to undertake difficult and challenging drilling projects with an innovative hands on approach. From its base at Thornton the company can mobilise specialised drilling equipment anywhere in Australia.

Specialist Drilling Methods:

  • Solid Flight Augers
  • Hollow Flight Augers
  • Standard Penetration Testing (SPT)
  • U50 U75's Tubes
  • Push Tube Sampling (Geoprobe)
  • Rotary Mud
  • Rotary Air Blast
  • Down Hole Hammer
  • Sim-cas Casing Advancer
  • HQ Wireline Casing Advancer
  • HW Wireline Casing Advancer
  • NMLC Diamond Core
  • NQ Diamond Core
  • HQ Diamond Core
  • Packer Testing
  • Borehole Grouting and Decommissioning


Specialist Drilling Techniques:

  • Geotechnical
  • Environmental
  • Mineral Exploration
  • Mine Subsidence
  • Monitoring Well Construction
  • Bore Hole Instrumentation
  • Marine

 

 

 Modern rigs, auxiliary equipment and job safety

The modem rig fleet have the capacity and expertise to drill to depths of 250 metres. We can offer Solid Flight Auger, Hollow Auger, Air Hammer, Sim-cas Casing Advancer, Mud Rotary, Pushtube, Nmlc, NQ3 and HQ3 diamond core. All terrain all wheel drive vehicles can get our equipment to the most difficult and remote sites to carry out drilling projects.

A wide range of auxiliary equipment, which can be mixed and matched to meet specific client demands, supports all rigs and an extensive range of spare parts is carried on site.

Total Drilling has written work procedures and undertakes Job Safety Analysis (JSA) for every drilling project to identify hazards and prevent injury.
Internal safety, equipment, and maintenance audits are also conducted to ensure the safe and efficient operation of the drilling program.