Permalink to Now Available: SIMCO Rig Owners Facebook Group

Now Available: SIMCO Rig Owners Facebook Group

SIMCO Drilling Equipment owners can now connect and talk all things drilling, rigs, and SIMCO through the new owners-only Facebook page. During conversations with a customer who drills in Haiti, the idea to connect owners around the world was presented. A central location for SIMCO drill rig owners to talk about their equipment, their current […]

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SIMCO Success and Sales In Myrtle Beach

The SIMCO Drilling Equipment sales team recently attended the South Atlantic Well Drillers Jubilee in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, and declared it a huge success! After a year of social distancing and virtual conferences, the team was thrilled at being able to talk shop with other industry leaders and to display their 2800 PTO water […]

Permalink to The SIMCO 2800 Geothermal Drilling Rig Versatility

The SIMCO 2800 Geothermal Drilling Rig Versatility

Geothermal well drilling offers up unique challenges such as needing to drill through tough, rocky soil, trying to squeeze into a small spaces, or climbing through rough terrain just to get to the drilling site. Why should you have to choose between power and agility? With big rig power in a compact package, SIMCO’s 2800 […]

Permalink to That Makes A Dozen SIMCO Drilling Rigs and Counting

That Makes A Dozen SIMCO Drilling Rigs and Counting

The team at SIMCO delivered a new, custom-built drilling rig to an engineering and consulting firm in Texas, one of more than a dozen SIMCO drilling rigs purchased to date. Intertek-PSI took possession of their new 2800 geotechnical/environmental drilling rig last week in Houston. Focusing on such services as geotechnical engineering, environmental consulting, and soil […]

Permalink to In-House Drilling – The SIMCO 2400 Perfect Rig for Better Control

In-House Drilling – The SIMCO 2400 Perfect Rig for Better Control

The SIMCO team took a recent trip to deliver a new 2400 drilling rig to Fargo Consultants, Inc., a geotechnical engineering firm in Dallas, Texas. More and more frequently, engineering firms are taking control of their scheduling capabilities by bringing drilling services in-house. The 2400’s geotechnical drilling skillset makes it the perfect choice for engineering […]

Permalink to Employee Spotlight: Meet SIMCO’s Newest Sales Representative: Dave Wagner

Employee Spotlight: Meet SIMCO’s Newest Sales Representative: Dave Wagner

SIMCO is excited to introduce Dave Wagner, the newest member of the sales team, ready to help you design the perfect drilling rig to meet your needs! Dave comes to SIMCO with a wealth of experience in sales, training, and engineering. During his eight years in the US Navy, Dave served on the USS Kitty […]

Permalink to Will We See You There? BIG Drilling Industry Trade Shows Just Around The Corner

Will We See You There? BIG Drilling Industry Trade Shows Just Around The Corner

The sales team at SIMCO Drilling Equipment is ready to meet and greet customers and talk with other industry leaders at upcoming trade shows. After more than a year of social distancing and virtual conferences, the second half of 2021 is shaping up to be an exciting change! South Atlantic Jubilee: This trade show held […]

Permalink to SIMCO Safety Series: Avoid These Hazards of Rig Repair

SIMCO Safety Series: Avoid These Hazards of Rig Repair

Injuries and accidents can occur on the drilling site, in the equipment shop, or even on the road. One setting that is often overlooked when talking about drilling crew safety is during rig repair. Following are a number of activities that pose potential risk – and how to avoid them and prevent injuries, whether you’re […]

Permalink to SIMCO Sees Opportunities in Midst of Manufacturing Supply Shortages

SIMCO Sees Opportunities in Midst of Manufacturing Supply Shortages

The manufacturing world is still reeling from the aftereffects of the COVID pandemic, and those supporting water well and geothermal well drilling operations around the world are no exceptions. Interruptions to steel and microchip supplies have slowed vehicle production to less than a crawl, but SIMCO Drilling Equipment, Inc. is focused on the light at […]

Permalink to Sales Professionals: Join the SIMCO Sales Team TODAY!

Sales Professionals: Join the SIMCO Sales Team TODAY!

Do you have Ag or mechanical experience? Are you looking for a new, challenging career opportunity? You may be the perfect fit for a sales position with our team! SIMCO Drilling Equipment in Osceola, Iowa builds all-hydraulic drilling rigs and is looking to fill the position of an Equipment Sales person. The right candidate is someone […]

Permalink to SIMCO 2800 Rig Training Just One Perk of Purchase

SIMCO 2800 Rig Training Just One Perk of Purchase

Purchasing a drilling rig from SIMCO comes with so much more than a top-notch piece of equipment. The SIMCO team knows that safety is of the utmost importance, which is why they offer rig training with each purchase. Recent delivery of a new SIMCO 2800 water well drilling rig to a customer in Ohio included […]

Permalink to SIMCO Safety Series: Watch for Wire Rope Wear Signs

SIMCO Safety Series: Watch for Wire Rope Wear Signs

The drilling industry uses wire ropes for a variety of applications. Whether being used to hoist down-hole tools or to lift loads, wire rope is popular on many drilling sites for its strength and resistance to heat and other environmental damage. The strength of wire rope comes from the unique, layered construction. Wires are twisted […]