BOART LONGYEAR Mining News

Boart Longyear presents hands-free rod handling drill

Rod-handling is the number one cause of injuries and other injuries in drill sites.

Boart Longyear sees opportunity for product diversification in Europe

Mining equipment manufacturers have been feeling the pain of the commodities price lull for the past five years, but it is the lean times that usually foster a spirit of entrepreneurship and innovation.

Boart Longyear Announces TruCore™ – an easy-to-use, accurate and cost-effective core orientation system

SALT LAKE CITY — February 1, 2016 — Boart Longyear (www.BoartLongyear.com), the world’s leading provider of integrated drilling services, equipment and performance tooling, is proud to announce TruCore™ orientation system. TruCore is Boart Longyear’s first […]

IMAGE GALLERY: How Boart Longyear makes a drill bit

MINING.com tours Boart Longyear's shop floor in Salt Lake City Utah.

Boart Longyear is 125-years-old today

Special exhibit at the National Mining Hall of Fame.

How Boart Longyear addresses worker safety

The company highlights the importance of involving everyone in safety practices.

Introducing the LS™250 MiniSonic™, a Versatile Compact Sonic Rig

Boart Longyear (www.BoartLongyear.com), the world's leading provider of integrated drilling services and drilling products, is proud to introduce the LS™250 MiniSonic™, a compact rig suitable for a wide variety of environmental, geotechnical, water and mining projects.

Boart Longyear gets $352m financial bail out

Saved by the bell.

Boart Longyear is deep in the red, launches strategic review

"Market conditions may not significantly recover over the next twelve months"

Boart Longyear posts record $2B in sales; forecasts 14% growth this year

Boart Longyear, the world's largest mineral exploration drilling company, had a record year in 2011 and expects more of the same in 2012 as the mining industry majors continue to demand drill rigs to meet their exploration capital expenditure budgets.

Boart Longyear Introduces Lightning Rod™ Series Surface Rock Drill and Blast Rods with Quick-Change Capabilities

Boart Longyear (www.boartlongyear.com, ASX:BLY), a leading integrated drilling products and services provider, has expanded its line of rock drill and blast products with the new Lightning Rod™ Series. This new line of rods is specifically designed for the surface drill and blast market and features a quick-change male and female rod that is engineered for high-durability and air flushing. Read the full press release

Boart Longyear Upgrades and Expands Stage Diamond Coring Bits

Boart Longyear Limited (ASX:BLY) has upgraded and expanded its Stage® diamond coring bit product line. The new bits include engineering upgrades to the patented Stage3 waterways, a full selection of Stage bits with a 16 […]

Exploration mobility with underground coring rig

Boart Longyear Drilling Services has developed and tested a new mobile drill rig (MDR) in Australia and North America. Based on proven LM® underground technology, “this powerful and robust rig excels in demanding conditions,” the […]

Boart Longyear Launches New Flyable Rig

SALT LAKE CITY — April 12, 2010 — Boart Longyear® Limited (ASX:BLY), the world’s leading integrated drilling services and products provider, released the new flyable SC11 rig, the only compact and modular rig in its […]

Boart Longyear Launches Next Generation Surface-Set Bits

SALT LAKE CITY — March 8, 2010 — Boart Longyear ®  Limited (ASX:BLY), the world’s leading integrated drilling services and products provider, released a groundbreaking new line of surface-set bits, including 11 configurations designed to […]

Boart Longyear receives BHP Billiton Olympic Dam Vendor of the Year Award

Boart Longyear has been recognised as the 2009 recipient of the prestigious Olympic Dam Vendor of the Year award for 2009. In commenting on the award, a BHP spokesperson indicated, “Boart Longyear has been operating at Olympic Dam for approximately 10 years and in the 2009 financial year displayed admirable performance in key evaluation criteria including [...]

Boart Longyear dominates in RC

Boart Longyear has acquired Westrod Engineering, a Western Australia-based manufacturer of reverse circulation (RC) rods, subs and swivels for minerals drilling. The acquisition expands the company's existing exploration product offering and complements the recent acquisition […]