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Scott Barnes

Scott Barnes

Project Manager

Scott began his drilling career in 1990 with Aqua Drilling & Grouting. During his time at Aqua, he grew the business from one rig to 11 rigs. In 2008, Aqua Drilling & Grouting was purchased by Boart Longyear. Scott continued working at Boart Longyear, and assisted the company in expanding its Sonic Environmental & Infrastructure division with an additional 7 sonic drill rigs. With the resources downturn, Boart closed its global Environmental & Infrastructure operations in late 2012.
Scott’s role at Star Drilling utilises his extensive experience in providing technical drilling advice, business development and project management.


  • Scott holds Class 2 Drillers Licenses in every state and territory in Australia.

E:   scott.barnes@stardrilling.com.au
T:   (03) 9465 8584
M:  0419 999 442

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