Capital Drilling

We have achieved some outstanding results for our clients on a variety of projects across the globe.  Our focus on delivering operational excellence, implementing innovative drilling technologies and techniques and a strong commitment to safety ensures we deliver success in even the most challenging environments.

The case studies below highlight some of our achievements in delivering financial benefits, productivity improvements and exceptional safety outcomes to our clients at some of the largest mining operations of their kind in the world.

35% Improvement in Hole Success Rate

Capital Drilling’s (Capital) commitment to deliver on client targets resulted in a significant 35% improvement in hole success rate together with reduced costs in some areas for their client. The company’s success on this project demonstrates a number of its cultural approaches to any project – a willingness to always go the extra mile to achieve client targets, a professional drilling culture and an uncompromising commitment to safety.


Capital Mobilises for Complete Drilling Service in Two Months

Robust planning, dedicated logistics management and excellent supplier relationships enabled  Capital to mobilise an additional five production rigs in two months at Anglo Gold Ashanti’s Geita gold mine. Following mobilisation, the company significantly improved drilling efficiency and reduced the total cost of operations for the customer.