Case study: Torque Africa exploration drilling, South Africa

GLOBAL MINING REVIEW | Between 10 - 15 February 2020, work began on setting up a site for exploration drilling at a remote greenfield site in the Northern Cape province of South Africa. Nardus Bezuidenhout, director of Torque Africa Exploration, moved in on site with one of the company’s Thor 8000 RC truck-mount drill rigs. Joining the main rig on site were a fleet of support vehicles, including rod carrier trucks, compressors, water and fuel tankers, and medical service vehicles – as well as a full team of staff to support the operation.

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