Marathon Underground’s environmental and geotechnical drilling division is equipped with track, truck, portable, fly-in, remote hydraulic and shack mounted drilling rigs for geotechnical, environmental and exploration projects.

These rigs run both conventional and hollow stem augers, all automatic sample hammers and wireline coring systems. They are capable of drilling vertical and angled holes up to 800 meters deep. Apart from our fleet of Central Mine Equipment rigs, we also provide Horizontal Direction Drilling for horizontal extraction wells.

In keeping with our commitment to safety, all of our drillers are trained and carry certificates in WHMIS, confined space, fall arrest, Norcat, Surface Miner Common Core, due diligence, transportation of dangerous goods, traffic control, St John’s Ambulance first aid and CPR.

  • Hydro vac excavation and daylighting
  • Mineral exploration
  • Portable and specialized drilling services
  • Marine drilling
  • Mining support services
  • Rock anchor drilling and installation

Our drillers are trained and carry certificates in WHMIS, confined space, fall arrest, Norcat, Surface Miner Common Core, due diligence, transportation of dangerous goods, traffic control, St John’s Ambulance first aid and CPR.