The Drilling Manual, Fifth Edition (2015)
A practical, comprehensive and internationally applicable reference text for all aspects of the drilling industry. It thoroughly updates the Fourth edition, introducing new topics, and draws on industry expertise as well as new research and development to provide well-illustrated, practical information in clear terms about the “what”, “how,” and “why” of drilling. It is developed specifically to cater to the needs of drilling personnel in both small and large drilling operations, and is also an ideal resource for hydrogeologists, environmental, geotechnical, civil and mining engineers. Available now.
This is the textbook for the DICAT Distance Learning Course.
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Drilling the Manual of Methods, Applications and Management
The contents of the Manual relate to the Mineral Exploration, Water Well, Geotechnical, Environmental & Foundation/Construction sectors of the industry. It is designed to enable the reader to gain knowledge not only in what to do, but how and why a task is performed. It is a reference publication. The Drilling Manual Fifth Edition updates this work.
Diamond Drilling Handbook W. F. Heinz 4th Edition 2009
A hands-on ready reference for the diamond driller in the fundamental retrieval of core samples which provide the solid evidence in the determination of ore bodies. Covers the what, the why and the how.
Drilling Rig Safety Reference Kit
This compendium contains the ADITC Drilling Safety and Induction Manual, St. John Ambulance Basic Life Support and Australian Remote Area First Aid Guide. The Drilling Safety and Induction Manual covers general safety and risks associated with different applications and methods of drilling, practical suggestions on managing them, practical knowledge on how to follow workplace health, safety and environment procedures and assists in designing induction training for new personnel.
Drilling – A Career With a Difference (DVD)
To provide information to potential new employees with a broad insight into the job and where it fits in the mining, agriculture and construction sectors. Produced by the ADIA.
Pocket Maths/Drilling Calculations and Terms
A pocket-sized book containing words used every day for filling in the driller’s log with the correct descriptive terms and spellings. Words are grouped according to specific topics. Flip the book over and you have a handy listing of the most common calculations used in the Drilling Industry.
Well Control Maths for Coal Seam Gas – CD
This CD is designed for people who are working in the coal seam gas (CSG) drilling industry who would like a better understanding of the mathematics used to control wells and prevent blowouts. The same principle is used in the oil and gas drilling industry, though at different depths. The resource may be a foundation for undertaking Well Control courses offered by IADC/IWCF.
Survival and Camp Life Skills
Provides living away and interpersonal skills for the active and safe participation in camp life including skills required for remote area travel by vehicle.
Drill Rig Operational Maintenance
How to carry out basic operator maintenance and clean all equipment, including drilling equipment, vehicles, equipment, tools.
Drilling Power Systems – Hydraulics, Pumps and Generators
This book covers how to set up and pack up a drill site and support the drilling process by carrying out a range of welding and cutting processes.