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SIMCO 7000 Drilling Rig Leads the Drilling Industry

When looking to invest in a new drilling rig, you need to consider not only the capability of the rig but also the history behind it. Do other companies within the industry swear by the drilling rig? Has the equipment proven itself time and time again in a variety of locations and climates? You need […]

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Are You Servicing Your Drill Rig Hydraulics Properly?

Performing proper maintenance on your drill rig throughout the year is essential, including the hydraulic system. While the hydraulic system does not typically come in direct contact with the drilling surface or experience the kind of dirt and moisture exposure as the rest of the drill, there are specific ways to care for your drill rig […]

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Will 2017 Be A Good Year for Groundwater Well Drilling?

Predicting the potential outcome for groundwater well drilling can often prove difficult, especially early on in the year. It can depend on varying factors, many of which are regionally specific. So, ground water drilling in South Africa may differ dramatically from California or Iowa. The oil industry is expected to see a substantial increase in localized […]

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Maintain Your Drilling Rigs in the Down Season

Outside of a few select regions around the world, most drilling companies go through slow seasons. This typically coincides with winter months where the ground is frozen and drilling becomes difficult. However, it’s best to take advantage of this downtime to properly maintain your drilling rigs. Proper maintenance is essential to ensure all your equipment is […]

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2017 Drilling Equipment Trade Shows

Sometimes need to talk, face to face, with representatives of the rigs, talk shop and bounce ideas off of them. Whether you’re drilling in West Africa or Southeast Asia, you have your own unique variables at play, so knowing the equipment can handle your operation’s needs is vital before ever putting in an order. At […]