Rock Products - The Leading Voice of the Aggregate Industries.

Boart Longyear Launches Line of Hammers, Bits

Boart LongyearBoart Longyear is launching the BLH series of down-the-hole (DTH) hammers and bits. Designed to increase productivity in reverse circulation (RC) drilling and conventional DTH drilling, the new BLH series can be used in almost all DTH applications, including geotechnical drilling, quarrying/mining, water well/geothermal, and mineral exploration.

Read more: Boart Longyear Launches Line of Hammers, Bits

Atlas Copco Secoroc COP 66 Hammer is Faster, Lighter, Shorter

Atlas-Cocpo-COP-66The new COP 66 hammer and its new platform design represent real innovation in down-the-hole drilling, according to Atlas Copco. You can see and feel the difference yourself: shorter, lighter, no exhaust tube and a solid bit with no center flushing hole. But the most surprising difference is that the hammer is even easier to operate.

Read more: Atlas Copco Secoroc COP 66 Hammer is Faster, Lighter, Shorter

Boart Longyear DTH Drill Bits

DB BoartBoart Longyear’s robust DTH bits are designed to extend bit life and in-hole drilling time with hardened premium steel alloy and tungsten carbide bits, according to the company. Optimized flushing holes and multiple face designs provide the ideal design for each application.

Read more: Boart Longyear DTH Drill Bits

Orica Bulk System for Wet Blastholes

DB OricaCentra Bulk System is a range of high-energy, pumped emulsion explosives suitable for dry and wet blasthole applications. The range of fixed and variable density products have been developed to meet the specific needs of the surface quarrying and construction industry.

Read more: Orica Bulk System for Wet Blastholes