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Boart launches Wireless Sub

Bluetooth technology licensed to listed US-headquartered drilling services leader Boart Longyear is being used to increase the efficiency and precision of diamond drilling, the company says.

Future Of Mining > Exploration

Boart launches Wireless Sub

Bluetooth technology licensed to listed US-headquartered drilling services leader Boart Longyear is being used to increase the efficiency and precision of diamond drilling, the company says.

Boart launches Wireless Sub

The ‘Wireless Sub’ helps monitor drill productivity and precision in real-time

The Wireless Sub developed by Deep Exploration Technologies Co-operative Research Centre (DET CRC) in South Australia uses Bluetooth sensors to deliver precise drill rig data. It couples the drill rig to the drill rods in the hole and enables drillers to replicate the highest performing parameters in any drilling program.