Comacchio MCT800

This rig is ideal for exploration holes to 400mtr, geotechnical and environmental drilling to various diameters and depths. The drill rig has been approved to work on several different mines, public and private sector projects throughout Queensland and Northern New South Wales. 

The drill rig has regular maintenance inspections that are recorded on a service report and kept with the machine.  

The rig is accompanied by mine spec light support vehicles, water trucks, compressors, pumps and all ancillary equipment to complete the required investigation.


Overview – Comacchio MCT800

Rig Carrier Truck Mounted
Rig Year 2012
Truck Model Volvo FM9

Rig Specifications

Engine John Deere Diesel
Winch Lines 4
 Pull Down Capacity 5 tonne
Mast Height 7380mm
Break out Table Yes
Break Out Spanner Dual make/break drill table

Rig Capability

Drilling Type Geotechnical/Environmental/Exploration
Air Rotary Yes - 400m
Mud Rotary Yes - 400m
Solid Augers 100mm
Wash boring 0-400m
Conventional Coring NMLC, HMLC and 4C
Wireline Coring NQ3, HQ3 and PQ3
SPT Hammer Yes - automatic and guarded
Insitu Testing SPT, U50/U63/U75, Permeability Testing


Rod/Auger Guard Yes
Emergency Stop Yes
Remote Emergency Stop Yes
Spill Kit Yes
Fire Extinguishers Yes (2 x 9kg)
Fire Suppresion No
First Aid + Snake bite kit Yes

Specifications and Dimentions

Width 2.40m
Length 8.50m
Weight 18 tonne
Height (Mast up) 9.0m
Height (Mast down) 4.20m


Pull Down CapacityPull Down Capacity
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