Suriname, South America

Loading the rig onto a container bound for Suriname.Geotechnical drilling at a gold mine in the middle of the jungle.  First couple months were hot and sunny.  Then came the rain…and did it ever rain!

Tight fit. Guelph to Halifax to Jamaica to Suriname. There was some mud... and some mud... some more mud... and just a little bit more mud... and some mud...

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Igloolik, Nunavut

Igloolik, NunavutWe loaded all our gear on a really big plane in Ottawa and flew to Iqaluit.  Then to Igloolik.

The task at hand – BQ coring permafrost to test the geology, and install temperature probes under the local Public School…very glad it was August!

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Bermuda at the Docks (Heritage and King’s Wharfs)

Driling in Bermuda.The ‘Super Cruise Ships’ cannot dock in Bermuda.  Geotechnical drilling using our HQ3 diamond drilling equipment to collect geological data deep below the surface will allow engineers to design adequate docking facilities for the super ships.

Drilling in Bermuda. Drilling in Bermuda. Drilling in Bermuda. Drilling in Bermuda.

 

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