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Used Drill Rigs in High Demand at SIMCO

If you’ve been dreaming of a new drill rig, now is the perfect time to visit SIMCO Drilling Equipment in Osceola! While SIMCO is known for their high-quality new drilling rigs, they also are a great resource for used equipment. Currently there is a high demand for specific models, so now is the time to […]

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Darren Swolley Talks Drilling Rig Maintenance in New Article

Darren Swolley, sales manager at SIMCO Drilling Equipment, was featured in an article on drilling rig maintenance in the March 2017 issue of GeoDrilling International. The article, Drill Rig Servicing & Maintenance, which gives “dos and don’ts” on drill rig maintenance, reached out to several experts in the industry for their insight. Darren Swolley, SIMCO’s […]

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Building a SIMCO Drilling Rig for Haiti Relief

SIMCO Drill Equipment is excited and proud to be working with Global Outreach International in Haiti to build a drill rig to meet their individual needs. Haiti is a country that is desperately in need of clean, potable water. The rivers and local freshwater sources are contaminated and are a main source of illness and death […]

Permalink to A SIMCO Drilling Rig Trade-In Can Build Your Business

A SIMCO Drilling Rig Trade-In Can Build Your Business

SIMCO is one of the most reliable drilling rig brands, trusted around the world for its durability in almost any working condition. If you have used SIMCO drilling rigs and equipment in the past, you know exactly what it can do for your company. In a recent article, we discussed the available option to purchase used drilling rigs […]

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Used SIMCO Drilling Rigs – Still the Best in the Business

Investing in your company sets you up for a wider array of jobs and projects. Whether you started out with a smaller, 2400 SK-1 geotechnical drill rig or you have larger drill rigs at your disposal, having access to more powerful drilling rigs increases the kind of work your company will be called to do. However, purchasing brand […]

Permalink to SIMCO Drills Making a Difference Around the World

SIMCO Drills Making a Difference Around the World

SIMCO Drill owners in and around Iowa know the quality and power of a SIMCO drill rig. But many are not aware of how SIMCO equipment is helping organizations around the world make a real difference in the lives of thousands of people. Lifetime Wells International, an organization created through the merging of Lifetime Wells for Ghana and […]

Permalink to Trade-In Options For Used SIMCO Drilling Rigs

Trade-In Options For Used SIMCO Drilling Rigs

As your business grows, so too will your need for new equipment. From larger drill rigs to replacement hardware, SIMCO has the selection of drilling rigs your company needs, regardless of industry or location. With limited space on your lot for new rigs, the trade-in option for used SIMCO drilling rigs may be the best […]

Permalink to SIMCO 7000 Drilling Rig Leads the Drilling Industry

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 […]

Permalink to Are You Servicing Your Drill Rig Hydraulics Properly?

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 […]

Permalink to Will 2017 Be A Good Year for Groundwater Well Drilling?

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 […]

Permalink to Maintain Your Drilling Rigs in the Down Season

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 […]

Permalink to 2017 Drilling Equipment Trade Shows

2017 Drilling Equipment Trade Shows

Sometimes you 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. […]