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ECA conducts first-ever BAUER Drilling Rig safety training

Equipment Corporation of America (ECA), a leading distributor of foundation construction equipment, held its first-ever BAUER OT-B Drilling Rig Operator’s Training from May 7-11 at its Coraopolis, Pa. headquarters. The course comes in the wake of the 100-year-old company being designated a regional training center for BAUER Foundation Equipment, a…

Edmonton-area driller takes key role in $7B hydro project

An Edmonton-area firm noted for horizontal-drilling work for municipalities and pipeline companies has landed one of its largest contracts yet – in Newfoundland. In the fall, Direct Horizontal Drilling of Acheson will be moving one of its biggest rigs, along with a convoy of 30 trucks, to begin drilling eight…