Sonic & Diamond Coring

Sonic & Diamond Coring

Star Drilling’s Sonic drill rig offers sonic core and diamond core from the one platform. If you require best quality core of unconsolidated formations leading into consolidated then our sonic\diamond coring package it the right choice. With all the pre-collaring benefits mentioned above coupled with the ability to swap to diamond core all with the one rig makes this a very appealing option.
Best quality sonic core sample of unconsolidated formations then best quality diamond core of consolidated formations.
Ability to conduct permeability test via single or straddle packers.
Drill through the most difficult unconsolidated formations then diamond tail off all with the one platform.
Geotechnical drilling - we can conduct SPT and U tube tests through unconsolidated formation natural or manmade material like earthen structures, then tail off with diamond once consolidated material is found.
Environmental best quality core of any unconsolidated formation be it natural or fill or even landfill. Then switch to diamond for quality consolidated core as well.

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