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The Best Drill Rigs for Geothermal and Water Well Needs

Every society on Earth relies on water for crop irrigation, cleaning, cooking and drinking. In places with very little surface water available, groundwater wells are vital to life. In past generations, digging a well would be back-breaking work using a shovel and a bucket, most likely requiring help from friends, family and the community. It […]

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Employee Spotlight: Melody Goodman – Unmatched Customer Experience

SIMCO Drilling Equipment strives to provide unmatched customer experience at every level. Meet one of the team who helps make that a possibility. Melody Goodman came to the SIMCO team from the automotive industry. Originally hired in our drill rig assembly department, building and quality checking the rigs and equipment for our customers, Melody quickly […]

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SIMCO® Drilling Equipment Featured in 2015 National Driller Magazine

For Virginia Drilling Company, Keeping Happy Customers Has To Do With Their SIMCO® Drilling Rigs and Equipment National Driller Magazine, one of the drilling industry’s premier news and information publications recently ran a story about quality customer service. In an industry strife with risk and liability, the customer’s happiness is one thing most drilling companies […]

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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, […]