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Geothermal Heating Win in Iowa

Iowa continues to step into the arena of green, renewable resources, and this past June showed further strides in that direction by the State Legislature. Governor Terry Branstad signed into law a bill allowing a stand-alone 10% tax credit for the installation of residential geothermal heat pumps in place of federal incentives. The bill passed […]

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Keep Drilling Crew Safe On-Site With an Emergency Plan

Well drilling is often an isolated job in the middle of a vast cornfield, a remote fledgling housing development, or NOWHERE. When it’s just you, your partner and your rig for miles around – are you prepared for a worst-case-scenario emergency? What happens if one of you collapses? When time is of the utmost importance, […]

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Continuing a Proud Tradition Manufacturing & Supplying The Best Drilling Equipment

What’s New at SIMCO® The name SIMCO® is synonymous with high-caliber drilling equipment around the globe. Since 1971 the firm has been manufacturing and supplying drill rigs for numerous drilling projects such as wells, geotechnical and environmental drilling, drilling for mineral exploration, geothermal drilling initiatives and drilling at construction sites, water and gas utilities, among […]

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SIMCO featured in Compact Equipment May 2011

Vertical geothermal drilling is a developing and maturing market. With government incentives, a weak heating and air conditioning industry and an uneven economic recession, contractors are looking for ways to diversify their services portfolio, so perhaps vertical geothermal loops are an option for crews.