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SAFETY. QUALITY. PEOPLE. EQUIPMENT. These are the words we focus on when presented with any challenge.

As we navigate the COVID-19 pandemic, our collective thoughts are first with those on the front lines delivering essential services and bravely fighting this pandemic. Thank you.

Through this crisis, Mud Bay Drilling is cautiously continuing to support our clients while firmly following three principles:

  1. Be responsible global citizens. Meet or exceed all public health and governmental restrictions regarding safe and essential work.
  2. Ensure the health, safety, and financial well-being of our team.
  3. Safely support critical infrastructure, supply chain, and public works projects.

We are privileged to be able to continue contributing to critical and essential projects. Our people are committed to providing these services in a safe and responsible way. We have implemented rigorous HSE controls and procedures to keep our teams, clients, communities, and the public safe while meeting or exceeding all national and regional health recommendations. By working responsibly, we can protect our crews, our clients, and the general public. To learn more about the details of our COVID-19 response plan, please contact us at HSE@conetec.com or click here.

This crisis is dynamic, and as it changes we must be responsive. Daily, we are facing new challenges and we are working hard to do the right thing. We believe that through collaboration with colleagues, clients, competitors and industry, we can best manage this crisis and build industry resilience – please do reach out to us. We know we will be stronger when this is done.

Sincerely,
James Sharp,
CEO ConeTec Group

Long Stroke Full Size Sonic

Long Stroke Sonic rigs offer maximum production rates on deeper site investigations. Both track and truck mounted options are available, each utilizing full power Sonic drill heads capable of operating casing up to 12 inches in diameter to depths of 200+ meters.

Specifications

Rig Types

  • Boart Longyear LS600 (ATV)
  • Boart Longyear High Altitude LS600 (ATV)
  • TerraSonic 150T (Truck)

Accompanying Support Equipment

  • Transport truck & trailer for track mounted rigs
  • Skidsteer
  • 2 ton flat deck crew/support truck
  • Additional water containment (tanks/totes)
  • Additional fuel containment (dual wall tidy tanks/cubes)
  • Misc. pumps and generators
  • Mud Bay Hydrovac Truck available upon request

Key Features

  • Full power sonic head with full rotational capability
  • Maximum Casing Diameter: 12 inches (305 mm)
  • Maximum Tooling Length for tripping in/out: 20 feet (6 meters)
  • Angle drilling
  • Core barrel diameters available: 3 – 9 inches
  • Combination drilling setups available
  • On-board calibrated Automatic SPT hammer
  • Full in-situ testing capability (CPTu, eVST, PMT, etc.)
  • Integrated custom designed 20 ton thrust 1 meter stroke Ramset for CPTu

Short Stroke Compact Sonic

These compact rigs combine the advantages of a full power Sonic drill with the smaller size of a track mounted carrier. Ideal for achieving deeper target depths, or drilling through difficult soil conditions, especially where site access is limited or a small operations footprint is required.

Specifications

Rig Types

  • TerraSonic 150CC (TSi 150CC)

Accompanying Support Equipment

  • Transport truck & trailer
  • Skidsteer
  • 2 ton flat deck crew/support truck
  • Additional water containment (tanks/totes)
  • Additional fuel containment (dual wall tidy tanks/cubes)
  • Misc. pumps and generators
  • Mud Bay Hydrovac Truck available upon request

Key Features

  • Full power sonic head with full rotational capability, on a compact tracked carrier
  • Drill rig + tooling can be loaded inside a standard 40-foot-long shipping container
  • Maximum Casing Diameter: 12 inches (305 mm)
  • Maximum Tooling Length for tripping in/out: 10 feet (3 meters)
  • Core barrel diameters available: 3 – 9 inches
  • Combination drilling setups available (mud rotary, rock coring)
  • On-board calibrated Automatic SPT hammer
  • Full in-situ testing capability (CPTu, eVST, PMT, etc.)
  • Integrated custom designed 20 ton thrust 1-meter stroke Ramset for CPTu

Mini-Sonic

The Mini-Sonic offers an agile yet versatile drilling package for a variety of applications, from geotechnical to environmental. Mounted to a tracked carrier this rig can traverse challenging terrain and setup for drilling operations efficiently within a small area.

Specifications

Rig Types

  • Boart Longyear DB320 (Track)

Accompanying Support Equipment

  • Transport truck & trailer
  • Skidsteer
  • 2 ton flat deck crew/support truck
  • Additional water containment (tanks/totes)
  • Additional fuel containment (dual wall tidy tanks/cubes)
  • Misc. pumps and generators
  • Mud Bay Hydrovac Truck available upon request

Key Features

  • Rod and casing handler system eliminates manual lifting of tooling to the drill head
  • Narrow rig width: approx. 6.5 feet (2 meters)
  • Maximum Casing Diameter: 8 inches (203 mm)
  • Maximum Tooling Length for tripping in/out: 10 feet (3 meters)
  • Core barrel diameters available: 3 – 7 inches
  • Combination drilling setups available
  • On-board calibrated Automatic SPT hammer
  • Full in-situ testing capability (CPTu, eVST, PMT, etc.)
  • Integrated custom designed 20 ton thrust 1-meter stroke Ramset for CPTu

Heli-Sonic

This unique, custom built drill rig combines the capability of a Mini-Sonic drill with the portability of a skid mounted heli-fly system. Designed for easy assembly and disassembly and the ability to perform various drilling methods plus all types of in-situ testing and sampling.

Specifications

Rig Types

  • Mud Bay / Hydracore custom design (HC5000S)

Accompanying Support Equipment

  • Additional water containment (tanks/totes)
  • Additional fuel containment (dual wall tidy tanks/cubes)
  • Bean pump for sonic drilling
  • Moyno pump for mud rotary drilling and borehole sealing
  • 210 HP hydraulic power pack

Key Features

  • Heaviest component fly weight: 1,500 lbs
  • Mini-Sonic drill head
  • Maximum Casing Diameter: 8 inches (203 mm)
  • Maximum Tooling Length for tripping in/out: 10 feet (3 meters)
  • Core barrel diameters available: 3 – 7 inches
  • Combination drilling setups available (mud rotary, rock coring)
  • On-board calibrated Automatic SPT hammer
  • Full in-situ testing capability (CPTu, eVST, PMT, etc.)
  • Integrated custom designed 20 ton thrust 1-meter stroke Ramset for CPTu

Safety, Quality And People Are
At Our Core

We believe in leading by example, especially when it comes to safety. Our people—and our culture—reflect this belief in every environment we work in. We have a strong HSE program and a staff entrenched in a productive culture of safety. Our entire team works together to uphold our standards and ensure safety across all operations.