Drilling Capabilities

CC Ground Investigations own and operate a range of drilling rigs capable of drilling exploratory holes in all ground conditions. The rigs are operated by highly experienced, capable and professional drilling staff.


Drilling Rig Capability

 Capability Multi-purpose Rigs Other Rigs
Fraste ML Fraste PL.G Fraste SL.G Comacchio MC300 Comacchio MC305 Comacchio Geo 205 Terrier Rig Hand Held Dynamic Sampling Modular Dynamic Sampling Rig Shell & Auger Rig
Percussive Boring (soil samples retained in liner) o o o o o o o o o
Traditional Percussive Boring o
Rotary Coring o o o o o o
Rotary Open Hole Drilling o o o o o o
Hollow Stem Augering (300mm diameter) o o
Hollow Stem Augering (200mm diameter) o o o o o
Concrete coring 150-300mm o o o o o o o
Casing Borehole o o o o o o o o o
Undisturbed sampling U70 (70mm diameter) o o o o o o o o
Undisturbed sampling U100 and UT100 o o o o o o o o
SPT in-situ testing o o o o o o o o o
Dynamic probing (DPH) o o
 Dynamic probing (DPSH) o o
Rig mounted on rubber tracks o o o o o o o
Installation of piezometers and gas/water wells o o o o o o o o o o
Installation of larger diameter monitoring wells and remediation wells o o o o o o o
Diesel powered rigs with spark arrestor and Chalwyn valve fitted as standard o o o o o o

Rig-Types