Mineral Exploration

Minerals are in everything we do, they are the ingredients in almost all of the products we use from fertilizer to plastics, from toothpaste to kitty litter, from knives to plates.
They are the nutrients that exist in the body and are as essential as our need for oxygen to sustain life.
Minerals Drive Our World, HARDAB Drive Your Business.

Mineral Exploration is the process of retrieving core and mineral samples in order to identify ore bodies to mine. Learn more here.

We offer a range of drill rigs for surface mineral exploration drilling. Our heavy-duty, multipurpose drill rigs with the ability to perform reverse circulation drilling come in many shapes.

HARDAB reverse circulation drilling rigs is based on well-proven technology. It has a rugged and compact design, which makes it easy to move around even in rough terrain. Yet drillers will enjoy the power necessary to get more quality samples out of the ground faster.

Reverse circulation is gaining ground as a preferred technology to collect quality samples in initial exploration, ore body development and in-pit grade control due to its cost efficiency and fast collection of dry, quality samples.

HARDAB can provide a complete solution for reverse circulation drilling, including drilling rigs with cyclone (optionally with rubber cone and rotating cyclone)

Options:

The RC drilling rigs are equipped with an Easy-to-open Cyclone with filed wear replaceable rubber pads. optional cyclone rubber cone, optional rotating cyclone. optional dust control system, an optional 2-speed track and optional extension mast for 6m ( 20 ft.) rods.

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HARDAB 5000 RC

Reverse Circulation Drilling with HARDAB 5000 RC and the pipe handling system means only one operator.

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HARDAB 7000 RC

Reverse Circulation Drilling with HARDAB 7000 RC and the pipe handling system means only one operator.

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HARDAB 10K RC

Reverse Circulation Drilling with HARDAB 10K RC and the pipe handling system means only one operator.

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HARDAB 5000 RC-6 (6-meter rods)

Reverse Circulation Drilling with HARDAB 5000 RC-6, the pipe handling system and 6 meter rods means only one operator.

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HARDAB 7000 RC-6

Reverse Circulation Drilling with HARDAB 7000 RC-6, 6 meter rods and the pipe handling system means only one operator.

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HARDAB 10 RC-6

Reverse Circulation Drilling with HARDAB 10 RC-6, 6-meter pipes and the pipe handling system means only one operator.