drill rig

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Noun1.drill rig - rig used in drilling for oil or gasdrill rig - rig used in drilling for oil or gas
drilling platform, offshore rig - drilling rig consisting of an offshore platform (floating or fixed to the sea bed) from which many oil wells can be bored radially
rig - gear (including necessary machinery) for a particular enterprise
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Driltech Mission will introduce its new Digital Drill rig control system and the new Mission line of DTH hammers.
While the amendments have been passed in regulation, the new drill rig requirements under the Occupational Health and Safety Act will come into effect on July 1, 2016 allowing time for industry to comply with the new requirements for: Technical and operational safety measures and procedures, Mandatory drill rig operator training and certification.
The new Axera DD422i development drill rig (which is bringing back the Axera name to its underground drill rig product name) is Sandvik Mining's first Next Generation underground hard rock drill rigs and the new Pantera DI6400 (DTH) and Pantera DP2000 (TH) surface drill rigs.