One of the most trusted names in Western Australia and the Northern Territory, EDGE DRILLING is highly sought after by global Engineering, Environmental, Exploration and Mining companies for drilling projects of all complexities and scales.
Operating from a safety-first culture, EDGE DRILLING maintains a comprehensive Safety Management System along with a custom suite of safe operating procedures to ensure safety is the priority as we respond to our clients’ drilling needs. EDGE DRILLING delivers an integrated product of exceptional service, quality equipment and industry expertise. The design and configuration of our customised drill rigs & support equipment coupled with trained and experienced EDGE DRILLING operators facilitate high-performance drilling and industry-leading productivity.
Working closely with geologists to meet the demands of the Australian mining industry, EDGE DRILLING is result& safety-driven, consistently presenting samples of the highest integrity at competitive rates. EDGE DRILLING sets the benchmark for performance, timeliness, quality and reliability in all aspects and fields of drilling eg Exploration, Resource Definition, Geotechnical, Environmental, Hydrological.
“We understand it’s the quality and reliability of the service we provide to our clients that makes Edge Drilling stand out from the rest”
We can design and fabricate sampling systems and equipment to meet client requirements. All drilling is conducted strictly to individual specification. Edge drilling commitment to excellence includes maintaining a ‘safety-first’ culture and a high standard of professionalism within our field crews.
Our supervising drillers assist with logistics management, the capture of safety compliance data, and the submission of all required reporting in a timely fashion. Management also travels to site regularly to oversee drilling projects and to communicate with on-site staff, allowing us to maintain a proactive, hands-on approach to each contract. Managing Director, John Argiropoulos has grown the company at a sustainable rate over the last decade to ensure it never loses its client-centred focus.
Our approach is the foundation of Edge Drilling reputation for exceptional quality and service. Having experienced numerous major industry downturns, we are well placed to continue to provide reliable, quality drilling services.
”The design and configuration of our customised drilling rigs coupled with trained and experienced Edge Drilling operators facilitate high-performance drilling and industry-leading productivity.”
EDGE DRILLING provides its employees with both on-site and external training programs to expand their skills and knowledge of the drilling industry. We have provided a training framework which guides our personnel to achieve the nationally accredited certificates II, III, IV in drilling as well as the progression through to water well licenses.
We invest in our staff with ongoing learning opportunities and value their contribution to the company. Our commitment to employee safety and training is the reason EDGE DRILLING attracts the most experienced and professional drilling industry personnel.
“Edge Drilling attracts the most experienced and professional drilling industry personnel. We invest in our staff with a training program that expands their skill base and offers ongoing career opportunities.”
We customise our equipment to suit to provide highly productive drilling and the highest possible standard of sample integrity. Our field teams include drillers and offsiders with extensive experience in a wide variety of drilling techniques, including diamond coring, reverse circulation, air-core, Sonic, mud rotary and air/hammer methods.
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High grade, quality-controlled sampling is one of the reasons EDGE DRILLING is consistently the first choice for leading exploration and mining companies in this country.
EDGE DRILLING maintains a modern fleet of 7 rigs and a vast range of ancillary equipment and camp facilities. Our maintenance strategy tracks the lifetime reliability of each asset and focuses on preventative, predictive, and proactive maintenance practices. Maintaining a diverse range of critical spares and having an experienced team of trained and qualified personnel provides the platform for optimal equipment availability, utilisation and productivity.
The support vehicles and ancillary equipment are customised to maximise the performance of the assigned rig. Each project has different requirements and equipment is selected based on the type of drilling to be conducted, the terrain and remoteness of the site, and access to project delivery critical services.
EDGE DRILLING tailored solutions include project-specific plans which ensure the drill crews are well prepared to deliver safe, productive, and successful project outcomes.
|Rig ID #||Rig Make||Mount||Rig customised for|
|DR06||Geo-Probe||Track||Direct push / Multipurpose|
|DR08||EVH2100||6x6 Land Cruiser||Multipurpose|
|DR12||Hanjin 8-D&B||4x4 Isuzu Truck||Multipurpose|
|DR14||Hanjin 8-D&B||4x4 Isuzu Truck||Multipurpose|
|SR14||Boart Long Year LS250||Track||Sonic / Multipurpose|
“Edge Drilling is consistently the first choice for leading exploration and mining companies. Our rigs and support equipment undergo regular servicing, cleaning and maintenance ensure optimum working order.”