• Demand
    “Iron Ore Demand Boosts 2014 Sales Contracts”
    Mining Business Media
  • Growth
    “Economic growth is set to steadily climb in the two years ahead [2014/2015] and mining export volumes will grow strongly as prices fall sharply”
    Australian Business Economists Executive Committee
  • Partnerships
    “The CORE (Creating Opportunities for Resource Exploration) program is a new $3.95 million initiative by the Territory Government designed to maximise opportunities for the exploration and discovery of new mineral and petroleum resources. The initiative [offers] industry grants for high-risk exploration”
    Northern Territory Government
  • Opportunity
    “The world’s largest mining companies are planning to spend over $244 billion on expansions to 2015”

  • Safety
    “Building a culture of safety is one of the most important tasks, if not the most important task, mine management can undertake”


A leading drilling company in WA

Drillwest are one of the leading drilling contractors for the mineral exploration industry in Western Australia and the Northern Territory.

“[There is] strong global demand for mining commodities. High capital expenditure reflect a belief by the mining industry of continued demand for Australia's resources and suggest that the surge will continue...”
Australian Bureau of Statistics


Drillwest have all the resources required to partner with the mining industry to meet this global demand. Not only do we supply our own state of the art rigs, we have an extensive range of support equipment and the selection is customised to suit each individual job, circumstances and terrain.


Combined with decades of extensive drilling experience and specialist knowledge of a variety of drilling techniques, the business has built a solid reputation of quality work amongst mining and exploration companies.


Exploration  ...   Resource Definition    ...   Grade Control

"We understand it's what comes out of the ground that matters"