About Us
Company Profile

Challenge Drilling started as an owner operator company in 1990 and has since expanded with a staff of 25-30 employees.

In this period the company developed a crew of very competent drillers backed up by supervisors and management who have a wealth of experience in the drilling industry.


With some of the most experienced drillers, offsiders, supervisors and management in the industry, Challenge Drilling has management with over 40 years combined experience and a team made up of supervisors and drillers that have been with the company since formation.


Services

1. AIRCORE

2. REVERSE CIRCULATION

3. PERSONNEL

4. SAFETY


Reverse Circulation

All three R/C drill rigs operated by Challenge Drilling are KWL350's with the following specifications:

  • Onboard 1100/350 Compressor powered by C16 CAT Engine
  • V pack radiators and cooler pack
  • 2 metre dump mast
  • Rod Handler
  • Air Drill breakout system
  • Hydraulic deck spanners
  • Auto blow down system
  • Hydraulic jib boom with wire line
  • Plus a truck mounted 1000 cfm auxillary, 850 psi booster

Personnel & Safety

PERSONNEL

With some of the most experienced drillers, offsiders, supervisors and management in the industry, Challenge Drilling has management with over 50 years combined experience and a team made up of supervisors and drillers that have been with the company since formation.


SAFETY

Maintaining a safe and healthy working environment and the welfare of employees is of a major concern to Challenge Drilling. The company has, to the best of our ability, carefully assessed the requirements needed to provide a comprehensive health and safety management plan throughout our operations.


Equipment

1. AIRCORE SPECIFICATIONS

2. REVERSE CIRCULATION SPECIFICATIONS