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Dando Duke Cable Percussion Drilling Rig

Drilling in Canary Wharf

Dando Duke Demonstration with AECOM

Trailer Mounted Dando Duke Cable Percussion Drilling Rig

Dando Duke Open Day

Track Mounted Dando Duke Cable Percussion Drilling Rig

Trailer Mounted Version in Towing Mode

Track Mounted Dando Duke Cable Percussion Drilling Rig

Dando Terrier Site Investigation Rig

Site Investigation in China

Duplex sampling with the Dando Terrier in Jiangsu Province.

Dando Terrier with Interchangeable Percussion and Rotary Masts

The Dando Terrier is now fitted with a 3 cylinder 19 HP diesel engine providing increased power and smoother operation. It is also easy to access for simple maintenance. This machine was supplied with interchangeable masts to a geotechnical contractor in China.

Dando Terrier - Contaminated Land Assessment

Duplex drilling and windowless sampling with a UK customer’s Dando Terrier for contaminated land assessment.

Dando Terrier- Site Investigation - UK

A UK environmental services provider has been using the small, versatile Dando Terrier rig for duplex sampling with 116mm sampler and 128mm casing, as well as SPT and windowless sampling

Tasmania - Silica Deposit Sampling

Northern Ireland - Duplex Drilling & Dynamic Probing

Duplex drilling, CPT and dynamic probing with the Dando Terrier during a customer visit in Northern Ireland.

Indonesia - Gold Exploration

Indonesian gold specialists PT Green Gold Engineering are using the percussive Dando Terrier for alluvial gold exploration on a new concession of mineral sands in Kalimantan. Requiring samples in the 10-15m range, Green Gold‘s drilling division, Indrill, required a small, lightweight rig with low ground pressure to navigate the fine powder-white sand.

Indonesia - Terrier Open Day

A Dando Terrier demonstration day held in Indonesia for a selection of companies within the country’s geotechnical sector.

USA - Soil Investigation

Purchased back in 2012, a US customer's Terrier rig has been carrying out lake-bottom soil investigation ahead of piling to support a new boat slip.

Turkey - Ballast Sampling

A fleet of seven Dando Terrier percussive rigs sold to a customer in Turkey for ballast sampling on the country's railways.

United Kingdom - Site Investigation

United Kingdom - Site Investigation




United Kingdom

A UK golf club’s tractor mounted Dando Terrier drilling shallow dewatering holes on its greens, predominantly made of clay, for draining surface water. Having previously used a drilling contractor to conduct this work, the customer’s new Terrier proves a more cost effective and flexible solution, with the rig readily available when needed


A customer's Dando Terrier working on various geotechnical projects including site investigation in the basement of Stockholm’s ancient theatre, the Vasateatern. With limited space and restricted access being an issue, the Dando Terrier was seen by the customer as the perfect solution with its compact crawler mounted design and detachable mast assembly for remote operation.

Oregon, USA



The Dando Terrier with interchangeable percussive and rotary mast for carrying out a variety of sampling techniques.


United Kingdom

Dando Terrier Rotary Rig

DTH Drilling, South Korea

A customer's Dando Terrier drilling 2m deep holes for a highway project in South Korea.

Continuous Flight Augering - Norway

Continuous flight augering with a Norwegian customer’s rotary Dando Terrier rig.

Mini Piling - Bolivia

8” diameter auger drilling and SPT for micro piling at an electrical substation in Bolivia.

Terrier MK2 Rotary Drilling Rig - Colombia

Terrier MK2 Rotary Drilling Rig - Australia


Dam Drilling - Peru

Operating on a dam at 2100m altitude, a Peruvian contractor’s Dando Terrier, fitted with 35hp engine, has been drilling to 31.5m through gravel and sand using a 3” hammer and compressor.


Seismic Drilling - Ecuador

Blasthole Drilling - Mexico

Jackal 4000 Multipurpose Drilling Rig

Dando Jackal set for Burkina Faso

Reverse Circulation Drilling and Wireline Coring for mineral exploration purposes in Burkina Faso

Five Dando Jackals set for Water Well Drilling in Nigeria

Cornwall, UK - Site Investigation

Supplied to a customer based in Cornwall, UK, this Dando Jackal 4000 (Previously known as the Multitec 4000) with heavy duty mast, will be involved in many projects in the region including site investigation in the flood-hit village of Coverack and drilling up to 90 boreholes for the A30 St Austell link road.

Tanzania - Site Investigation

A Tanzania based geotechnical services company have been enjoying success using their Jackal 4000 (Previously known as the Multitec 4000) for Geobor S coring to depths of 30m and H wireline to 80m. The customer is also using shelby tubes and a hydraulic piston sampler to retrieve very high quality undisturbed samples where necessary. The multipurpose drilling rig has been involved in one of Tanzania’s major civil engineering projects, the Standard Gauge Railway. For more information on this project visit

Peru - Site Investigation

In situ testing, HQ wireline coring and DTH drilling in Peru. Based in Lima, the customer is a specialist in civil engineering, geotechnical investigation and construction, offering a range of services including geotechnical drilling, laboratory testing and consultancy.

Bolivia - Site Investigation

Purchased by a large electricity provider in Bolivia, the Dando Jackal 4000 (Formerly the Multitec 4000) is being used for geotechnical work in Cochabamba, including H wireline coring up to 200m as well as SPTs, shelby tube sampling and lugeon tests. Compact, lightweight and mounted on tracks the rig is ideal for operating in areas of difficult access, for example crossing rough terrain to access river banks.

Kuwait - Site Investigation

Custom built to the customer’s requirements, the two truck mounted rigs are fitted with a large peristaltic Bredel pump capable of pumping very high viscous materials, hydraulic side shift for the rotary head and a hydraulic SPT hammer. These machines are being used for geotechnical drilling in Kuwait.

UK - Mineral Exploration- Wireline Coring

HWL/NWL wireline coring limestone to 150m for UK mineral exploration. This rig is also being used for GSHP drilling across the country

UK- Ground Source Heat Pump Drilling

Panama Canal, Panama - Site Investigation

The Dando Jackal 4000 (Formerly the Multitec 4000) conducting site investigation for the widening of the Panama Canal at the Pacific entrance, Panama City.

Jackal 9000 Multipurpose Drilling Rig

Sudan - Reverse Circulation and Wireline Coring

Indonesia - Nickel Exploration - Wireline Coring

One of two Jackal 9000 rigs (Formerly the Multitec 9000) being used for nickel exploration in Sulawesi, Indonesia. The track mounted multipurpose rigs have been conducting wireline coring up to 130m in areas of difficult terrain.

Sudan - Gold Prospecting- Reverse Circulation

4” Reverse Circulation boreholes between 100m and 150m, drilled at angles between 60 degrees and vertical. The rig is also conducting H wireline core drilling to provide further information in select areas.

DRC - Copper Exploration

A mining project independently ranked as the world’s largest discovery of undeveloped, high-grade copper. Featuring the CH400 high speed rotary head and truck mounted for increased mobility, the Jackal 9000 (formerly the Multitec 9000) drilled 10 degrees from vertical with a PWL wireline system to 60m before continuing to 250m with HWL equipment.

Indonesia - Nickel Exploration - Wireline Coring

DRC - Copper Exploration

Jackal 9000 for Reverse Circulation (RC) Drilling

Jackal 9000 with Track Mounted Compressor

Indonesia - Coal Exploration

Zambia- Gold Exploration- Wireline Coring

Indonesia - Coal Exploration

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