Drilling and Blasting

Drilling and Blasting

Drilling and Blasting


BAT Construction Ltd also has a fleet of drills including Mirage, Dachs, Beretta's & NuTec's....for all of your drilling requirements.

Using its' own proprietary drill, our HDH (Horizontal Drain Hole) Drilling capacity is longer, wider and faster than any other company in the marketplace.  Efficient for mining, energy, petrochemical, oil & gas and construction.



HDH / Long Hole Drilling:

HDH / Long Hole Drilling: Horizontal & Vertical drilling for groundwater relief.  Our custom Mirage drills and highly trained staff can provide complete pit drainage, and wall depressurization solutions. BAT Construction Ltd.’s HDH (horizontal drain hole) program is utilized in open pit mines, and on many soil or overburden cuts to drain water from a variety of ground conditions.  Cased and perforated, uncased, PVC lined, or a combination of all provides a dramatic increase in ground stability. Our proven results and ability to meet strict production deadlines will keep your project on track. All stages of groundwater reduction through the placement of free-draining, horizontal drain holes can be safely completed from casing, drilling, perforating, installing PVC, grouting, all surface pipe installations, sump construction and linings. HDH holes of various diameters can be drilled to depths of 500m. BAT Construction Ltd. is the leader when it comes to complete groundwater management services.


Blasting Intro

BAT CONSTRUCTION LTD. also has its' own team of blasters, including Contract Blasters with Urban Tickets.  Many of our crew members have more than 25 years of experience in drilling and blasting, trim blasting, pit blasting and both surface blasting and underground blasting.

Trim Blasting:

Trim Blasting: For 25 years. BAT Construction Ltd. and their highly trained drilling and explosive experts, use hand held pneumatic machines and controlled blasting methods to creating this safe zone around openings.  BAT Construction Ltd. has also successfully completed several larger scale surface blasting projects, such as rock excavation for the treatments plant at the Seymour-Capilano project.  Near sensitive zones, fish hatcheries, dams and public areas.



Blasting: BAT Construction Ltd. drilling and blasting experts have blasted several large scale surface blasting projects to remove unstable rock masses on high angle slopes that are too large for removal using scaling bars and jacks. We are sure to protect your sensitive structures, prevent further damage to the rock cut and have proven experience in sensitive zones such as fish hatcheries, dams and public areas.

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