Permalink to SIMCO 2400 Adds Automatic Hammer for Even More Versatility

SIMCO 2400 Adds Automatic Hammer for Even More Versatility

The SIMCO 2400 geotechnical drill rig is one of the most reliable in the SIMCO line up. It’s robust, portable, and powerful enough to make quick work of any project. And now we’ve made it even better by pairing it with a CME Automatic SPT hammer. Since its introduction in 1971, the all-hydraulic SIMCO 2400 […]

Permalink to SURVEY – 2019-20 SIMCO Spending Forecast

SURVEY – 2019-20 SIMCO Spending Forecast

An earlier SIMCO article talked about expert advice on growth during rough times and the idea of “spending against the wind.” Whether you are looking at a peak or a trough in your own drilling business, we want to know how you’re planning on spending your money in the next fiscal year. No matter if […]

Permalink to How Do You Plan Spending In a Trying Economy?

How Do You Plan Spending In a Trying Economy?

All industries face peaks and troughs and drilling is no different. Geothermal rode high for a while but is no longer in high demand, while Geotech services are seeing steady growth. How can drilling contractors and other small businesses in the industry continue to grow during rough years? Famed British economist John Maynard Keynes advised […]

Permalink to Drilling Operations Can Take Advantage of R&D Funds

Drilling Operations Can Take Advantage of R&D Funds

According to a recent Worldwide Drilling Resource article, the US Department of Energy will be funding research and development projects for innovative geothermal drilling technologies. The DOE’s Geothermal Technologies Office (GTO) is planning on investing up to $7 million dollars on the cost of drilling operations and, more specifically, two significant barriers: lost circulation events […]

Permalink to USED 2009 SIMCO 7000 REFURBISHED AND READY TO GROW YOUR BUSINESS

USED 2009 SIMCO 7000 REFURBISHED AND READY TO GROW YOUR BUSINESS

The quality and reliability of SIMCO drilling equipment allows businesses to grow their fleets and expand their capabilities without a lot of up-front capital. This 2009 SIMCO 7000 is the perfect powerhouse to boost your business to the next level. With low hours and mileage, you can build up your fleet and add a powerful […]

Permalink to SIMCO 2800 Geotechnical Drill Makes Environmental Monitoring Easy & Painless

SIMCO 2800 Geotechnical Drill Makes Environmental Monitoring Easy & Painless

It has been two years since Hurricane Harvey devastated Houston, Texas and other surrounding communities. Dropping 50 inches of rain on the area, Harvey caused widespread flooding and damage and the recovery is still ongoing. Any time there is flooding such as in the aftermath of Harvey, contamination can be extensive and dangerous. The need […]

Permalink to Grow Your Business and Stretch Your Bottom Line Through Tax Breaks

Grow Your Business and Stretch Your Bottom Line Through Tax Breaks

The beginning of 2019 saw the implementation of new business deduction rules put in place by the 2017 Tax Cuts and Jobs Act. While some of these new rules can hurt drilling-related businesses, there are several ways to stretch your capital and save through business growth. Drilling businesses have a lot of up-front costs to […]

Permalink to SIMCO Parts and Service Department Welcomes Mike Abbott

SIMCO Parts and Service Department Welcomes Mike Abbott

Mike Abbott, a long-time SIMCO employee has moved out of production and into the SIMCO parts and service department. Mike has worked at SIMCO Drilling Equipment, Inc. for over 18 years. Prior to joining the SIMCO team, Mike owned his own tractor repair business working on a variety of diesel engines and hydraulics. Over the […]

Permalink to Experience Drilling Rig Demos at SIMCO Field Day July 10th

Experience Drilling Rig Demos at SIMCO Field Day July 10th

There is still time to register for the SIMCO Field Day and earn up to 6 Iowa DNR-Iowa Well Contractors CEUs! Join the SIMCO team and Worldwide Drilling Resource on July 10, 2019, on location in Osceola, Iowa. This one-day event offers three classes in the morning and a full afternoon of drilling demonstrations, weather […]

Permalink to USED 2009 SIMCO 7000 – PERFECT OPPORTUNITY FOR GROWTH

USED 2009 SIMCO 7000 – PERFECT OPPORTUNITY FOR GROWTH

The SIMCO 7000 drilling rig is a standout in the industry and this used 2009 model is the perfect addition to your growing drilling business. With low hours and mileage, you can build up your fleet and add a powerful option to your services for a reasonable price. Some of the features include: 251 HOURS […]

Permalink to HARNESS THE POWER OF SIMCO RIGS & AUXILIARY AIR COMPRESSORS

HARNESS THE POWER OF SIMCO RIGS & AUXILIARY AIR COMPRESSORS

Hard rock drilling presents its own unique challenges. One way to get the most out of your SIMCO 2800 or 7000 drilling system is by pairing it with a heavy-duty auxiliary air compressor. The versatility of SIMCO equipment allows you to meet hard rock drilling needs, putting the torque and drilling pressure where it’s needed […]

Permalink to SIMCO Showing Off New 7000 Rig at Jubilee

SIMCO Showing Off New 7000 Rig at Jubilee

The South Atlantic Well Drillers Jubilee is fast approaching and the SIMCO team is ready! This year’s Jubilee takes place July 27-29 in Myrtle Beach and offers not only a product trade show but professional development and a great opportunity to learn more about everything SIMCO offers. A display of power and beauty, the SIMCO […]