Action Drill & Blast Doubles Resources and Capabilities with Hughes Drilling Integration

Leading drill and blast specialist Action Drill & Blast (ADB) has doubled its resources and significantly increased its presence and capability in the coal sector following the acquisition in December of east coast drilling company Hughes Drilling, by ADB’s parent company NRW Holdings. Hughes’ operations are currently being integrated into ADB’s, including its fleet of […]

New 3 Year Contract

Action Drill & Blast is pleased to announce that it has been awarded a three year contract extension at the Middlemount coal mine in Queensland’s Bowen Basin where we have been providing drill and blast services since 2011. ADB General Manager Warren Fair said: “We have formed a close partnership with mine owner Middlemount Coal […]

Action Drill & Blast Returns to Isaac Plains

Action Drill & Blast (ADB) is pleased to announce that it has reached in principle agreement with Golding Contractors for the provision of drill and blast services at Stanmore Coal’s Isaac Plains coal mine in Queensland. ADB is currently operating on site under agreed terms pending finalisation of the contract details. ADB General Manager Warren […]

Increasing production with the same level of resources at Middlemount

ADB Middlemount passes milestone of 1500 LTI-free days Is your project achieving the results you expect? Is it really performing at its optimum? Since commencing onsite at Middlemount in 2011 we have been responsible for all production drilling and blasting activities, supply of raw materials, explosives, equipment, labour, and associated maintenance, technical and HSET services. Utilising […]