Songela’s Drilling Experience

More than 20 years of successful drilling projects in South America

Some of the world’s largest mineral exploration companies and organizations trust Songela for their mineral exploration, geotechnical, and water-well drilling projects. Browse our list of projects to see the type of work we do. For more information or if you have any questions, contact us.

Our Experience

2014 to Present
2014 to Present

Aurora Gold Mine(AGM)
Water-Well and Quarry Drilling

From the mine going into production, we have maintained a presence in doing geotechnical and water well drilling. AGM has continued contracting us to do some exploration drilling in and around the pit as well as a few outlying areas.

2012
2012

Omai Mine
Mineral Exploration Drilling

In 2012, we drilled an estimated 8000 meters of mineral exploration at the Omai Mine, which was owned by Mahdia Gold. 

2010
2010

Hicks Mine
Mineral Exploration Drilling

In 2010, we were contracted by Mammoth Minerals (Riva Gold) and project lead, Mike Cawood, at Hicks Mine, to conduct mineral exploration drilling for gold. We worked in North West, Honey Camp, and drilled an estimated meterage of 8,000 meters.

2000 - 2001
2000 - 2001

GNIC Guyana
Water-Well Drilling

In 2000, we were subcontracted by GNIC Guyana to drill shallow water wells in various locations.

2000
2000

Amelia Falls Hydropower Project
Geotechnical Drilling

Working with Harza Engineering in 2000, we conducted geotechnical drilling to provide samples to test for the viability of dam and supporting infrastructure construction.

1996 to Present
1996 to Present

Aurora & Puruni
Geotechnical and Mineral Exploration Drilling

Starting in 1996 and continuing to the present day, we conduct geotechnical and mineral exploration drilling for Aurora at Guyana Goldfields and Aranka Gold at Puruni, drilling a total of 250,000 meters.

Guygold.com has the documented history of progress of exploration drilling and development of their mine on their site.

1995 to 1998
1995 to 1998

Fox Creek, Eagle Mountain, Makipa
Mineral Exploration Drilling

From 1995 to 1998, we drilled for Golden Star Resources at Fox Creek, Eagle Mountain, and Makipa, with a total drill meterage of 20,000 meters.

1995 to 1997
1995 to 1997

Coeur de Laine Mines
Mineral Exploration Drilling

Between 1995 and 1997, we completed with Glen Atwood three projects for Coeur de Laine Mines: two at Groete Creek and one at Arakaka. Total drill meterage was 5,000 meters.

1995
1995

Ianna Gold Project
Mineral Exploration Drilling

Contracted in 1995, we completed diamond drilling with a drill-meterage of 1,500 meters. The project was in Guyana’s Northwest Mining District and was funded by Can Arc. Ianna and Mariwa.

1994
1994

Greote Creek
Mineral Exploration Drilling

In 1994, we worked with Western Premium Resources with John Chapman and Bob Wright to conduct mineral exploration drilling at Greote Creek, with a total meterage of 2,000 meters.

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