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Drill Rig Gold

GMS have procured two more used PV-271 drill rigs, recently removed from a mine site in the WA Goldfields.One rig was a simple de-mob as it is a going concern, but the other rig was a logistical nightmare to recover. As the second PV-271’s mast was in the upright position,…
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February 2, 2021
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Hire Fleet Expansion

For 2021, GMS has hit the ground running with a commitment to significantly expand our Hire Fleet inventory for both wet and dry hire drill equipment.This commitment saw GMS bring two dry hire units, an Epiroc SmartROC D65 drill rig and a Sandvik DR560 contour rig, into the workshop for…
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January 23, 2021
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Epiroc Pit Viper Drill Rig Delivery

GMS recently partnered with leading supplier of rock excavation equipment - Epiroc - to deliver a new PIT VIPER drill rig into the Pilbara on a long-term drill and blast contract hire agreement.The PV-271 left GMS’ Forrestdale facilities for its 1350km journey to the Pilbara. Once on-site, technicians spent the…
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December 20, 2020