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Drilling Techniques for Environmental Monitoring

Well drilling causes a disturbance to the natural layers of sand, silt and clay found in sediment. It can be difficult to obtain a representative water sample from the screened zone for water quality analysis when drilling fluids are forced into the well. But there are some drilling techniques that can minimize this difficulty and […]

Permalink to SIMCO Trade Show and Conference Schedule 2019

SIMCO Trade Show and Conference Schedule 2019

SIMCO Drilling Equipment takes great pride in their rigs, their engineering process and their manufacturing quality. The SIMCO team really shines when they get to meet customers and answer any questions in person. Are you looking for a chance to meet the people behind the machines? Here is the list of Trade Shows and Conferences […]

Permalink to Top 5 SIMCO Articles of 2018

Top 5 SIMCO Articles of 2018

As we usher in 2019, SIMCO Drilling Equipment would like to recap the best and most-read articles shared on the SIMCO site in 2018. We appreciate all of our customers and followers and strive to share information important to you and to the drilling industry. Here are the Top 5 SIMCO Articles of 2018: 5. […]

Permalink to Helium Shortage Offers Increase in Drilling Needs

Helium Shortage Offers Increase in Drilling Needs

Helium is a noble gas created over time through the decay of radioactive materials present in natural rocks. It is lighter than air and much of it is lost to the atmosphere. As a non-renewable resource that has many essential uses, helium stores have been depleted over the years. But a number of new projects […]

Permalink to SIMCO Drilling Equipment, Inc. Digs Into Tornado Safety

SIMCO Drilling Equipment, Inc. Digs Into Tornado Safety

SIMCO Drilling Equipment, Inc. took steps last week to address the risks surrounding dangerous weather – specifically tornado incidents like those seen in Pella and the Vermeer plant recently. With over two dozen employees housed in a steel-frame building, along with tons of manufacturing equipment, you can imagine what a similar incident would do to […]

Permalink to Ground Water Week Exhibitor Discounts Extended To Nov. 9th!

Ground Water Week Exhibitor Discounts Extended To Nov. 9th!

SIMCO is heading to Ground Water Week in Las Vegas, Nevada the week of December 3rd and we want to SEE YOU THERE! The organizers at the show have offered EXHIBITOR DISCOUNTS for customers that would like to attend the show! The savings for you through this discount could be as much as $325.00!  Below […]

Permalink to Tough Water Well Drilling Jobs Are No Match For SIMCO 7000

Tough Water Well Drilling Jobs Are No Match For SIMCO 7000

SIMCO Drilling Equipment has been improving quality and technology in drilling rig manufacturing for more than 45 years, continuing to grow every year. Our engineers keep on creating the best rigs to tackle the toughest jobs, in the worst conditions, efficiently and consistently. The 7000 Drill Rig is the perfect example of the quality performance you […]

Permalink to Compact Water Well Drilling? The SIMCO 2800 PTO Packs a Punch

Compact Water Well Drilling? The SIMCO 2800 PTO Packs a Punch

With more than 30 years of proven excellence, the SIMCO 2800 is one of the best water well drilling rigs in the industry. The 2800 has always been one of the most reliable choices when big rig power in a compact package is needed to get the job done. Now SIMCO is offering the new […]

Permalink to SIMCO Geotechnical Drilling Equipment Tops Industry Standards

SIMCO Geotechnical Drilling Equipment Tops Industry Standards

Geotechnical drilling poses unique challenges that need to be conquered to get the job done. SIMCO Drilling Equipment understands these challenges and has spent the last 45 years engineering the best rigs to meet and exceed your geotechnical drilling needs. What makes SIMCO’s geotechnical drills stand out above other manufacturers? We beat the industry standard in […]

Permalink to SPECIAL: Protect Your Hydraulic System With SIMCO Oil Filters

SPECIAL: Protect Your Hydraulic System With SIMCO Oil Filters

Restricted flow in your drilling rig’s hydraulic system can cause low efficiency and long-term damage. Using the right oil filter for your specific equipment can mean the difference between costly repairs and consistent productivity. Many people don’t understand the importance of quality parts, and think all are the same. Using the wrong filters not engineered for […]

Permalink to SIMCO’s 2800 Variable Speed Drill: Power Where It’s Needed Most

SIMCO’s 2800 Variable Speed Drill: Power Where It’s Needed Most

SIMCO’s 2800 drilling rig is one of the best in the industry for versatility and reliability. With the multiple RPM drill head, you get torque when you need it and maximum RPM efficiency. The 2800 variable speed drill head offers important benefits for you, your customers, and your business. Smoother Operation – With infinitely adjustable […]

Permalink to Attracting More Qualified Drillers Can Save You Money

Attracting More Qualified Drillers Can Save You Money

Finding qualified job applicants throughout the skilled trades has become increasingly more difficult, and that also holds true for the drilling industry. While there are several factors that have fed into this lack of trained workers, the pinch is felt across the country, especially for many smaller businesses. How can they compete with bigger employers […]