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E M I REICHDRILL INC. MINEXPO 2012 SUMMER 2012 Developing Divining Drills REICHdrill Inc. keeps quality high by controlling the complete manufacturing of drill rig components from raw steel to final assembly. REICHdrill Inc. uses high-quality open loop hydraulic systems that are easy to diagnose. and diesel engine components from suppliers the company has used for more than 30 years.. • Philipsburg, PA “We feel that the ruggedness of our actual structures is better than our competitors.” // PATRICK GARRITY, vice president and general manager [ BY RUSS GAGER ] PROFILE REICHdrill Inc.. | Headquarters: Philipsburg, Pa. | Employees: 52 Specialty: Rotary and down-the-hole drilling equipment Founded in 1948 by Wendell Reich, REICHdrill’s roots lead back to the development of the first hydraulic topdrive rotary drill. “We’re a small company, and our corporate philosophy is to continue to build a high-quality piece of equipment at a fair price for the markets we serve,” says Pat Garrity, REICHdrill Inc. vice president and general manager. He went on to point out that the basics of drilling do not change, but the equipment evolves. “The basic drill itself has been pretty much the same as it’s been since the late 1940s and early ’50s,” Garrity explains. “The general design is the same. Upgrades have been made over the years, the technology has changed and things have been made stronger.” REICHdrill exhibits signs of continued and increased growth, with the number of its drills increasing steadily around the world. For example, a new French distributor is delivering the company’s products to a large, newly established gold mine in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. Garrity is proud of REICHdrill’s reputation for reliability. “The first-time REICHdrill user, after operating the drill 182

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Energy & Mining International - Summer 2012
Wind Financing
Latin American Energy
Mining Developments
Wabash Mfg. Inc.
Mega Precious Metals
Iron Ore Company of Canada
Rainy River Resources Ltd.
Canada Energy
Gear Energy
Manitok Energy Inc.
Chieftain Metals
IC Potash
Nyrstar Langlois Mine
Phoenix Technology Services Inc.
Waycon Manufacturing Ltd.
Tuscany International Drilling
Latin America Focus
Canacol Energy
Orosur Mining
Lithium One Inc.
Cabo Drilling (Panama) Corp.
Continental Gold Ltd.
Guyana Oil Co. Ltd.
Batero Gold Corp.
The Williston Basin
Primary Petroleum
Sanjel Corp.
Summit Energy Services
Kengor Metals LLC
Stone Energy
Holloway Pipe
McFarren Group – Appalachian Transload Services
Trumbull Corp.
De-Cal Mechanical
Buck’s Fabricating
ITI Trailers & Truck Bodies
Hamilton Machine/ ValTek Industries
Rodenberg Diversified LLC
Mazzella Lifting Technologies
Independence Excavating
Magna-Solutions LLC
Blackhawk Specialty Tools LLC
MinExpo 2012
Rail-Veyor Technologies
STW Technic
RAM Enterprise
Miner Elastomer Products Corp.
McElroy Manufacturing
REICHdrill Inc.
Gunnebo Johnson Corp.
The Timken Co.
K/M Specialty Pumps & Systems Inc.
Schroeder Industries
The Reinforced Earth Co.
Geoprobe Systems®
Sumitomo Pogo Mine LLC – Pogo Mine
Power Service Inc.
National Pump Co.
Peak Oilfield Service Co.
TonaTec Exploration
Xtreme Oil & Gas Inc.
White Tiger Gold
TransAtlantic Petroleum Ltd.
Lydford Mining Co.
MFM Industries Inc.
Crescent Companies
Tri State Tank
Aquila Resources
Armstrong Coal
EnerJex Resources Inc.
Sanchez Energy Corp.
Chatham Steel Corp.
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