Behind the Scenes of Major Drilling’s Historic Canadian Diamond Drill Hole Record

By vendredi 21 février 2020 février 24th, 2020 , Industry News

Pictured is the Major Drilling EF-100 drill used at the record-breaking 3,467-meter Discovery 1 deep drill hole, now the longest diamond drill hole in Canada, at Osisko Mining’s Windfall Project site in Québec.

Major Drilling is receiving worldwide attention for its record-breaking diamond drill hole—now the longest in Canada—at 3,467 meters. On January 26, 2020, Major Drilling broke the record at the Osisko Mining Discovery 1 hole at the Windfall Lake gold deposit in Québec. Just 15 days later, the project achieved another breakthrough when the Osisko team and drill partners reached the 1 million meters drilled milestone at Windfall.