Capital Drilling is an emerging and developing markets focused drilling services company that provides exploration, development, grade control, blast hole and energy drilling services to mineral exploration and mining companies. Our operations span 4 continents with activities in Africa, (Eastern) Europe, Asia and Latin America. The Company currently has a fleet of over 90 drilling rigs and operates one of the youngest fleets in the industry.
Mrs Vima Ramchurn Executive Assistant Mobile Number: (230) 5943 9332
Capital Drilling LTD THE CORE Building 9th Floor, Ebene Cybercity, Mauritius
Since inception in 2004, the Company has developed an enviable reputation for its ability to deliver safe, professional and reliable drilling services in remote locations and developing market countries. This ability has allowed the Company to attract and retain some of the world’s largest mining and exploration companies as major long term clients.
The Company began operations in the Lake Victoria goldfields region of Tanzania and has since expanded and operated in Zambia, Egypt, the Democratic Republic of Congo, Pakistan, Armenia, Serbia, Papua New Guinea, Mozambique, Hungary, Eritrea, Chile, The Solomon Islands, Mauritania and most recently Ethiopia. Over this time the workforce has expanded to more than 800 full time employees. The team at Capital Drilling provides decades of combined experience operating in emerging markets and strives to deliver the highest standards in safety, performance and quality. We pride ourselves on delivering “developed market standards for emerging market operations”.
Capital is listed on the London Stock Exchange (CAPD: LN). The Company had a market capitalisation of approximately $49 million and 670 employees (as at 30 September 2015). Its headquarters are located in Mauritius.
Capital provides complete drilling solutions to customers within the global minerals industry including: exploration; mine planning and development; blast and production; pit management; and grade control services.
The company has extensive experience in diverse operational environments – particularly emerging markets – within Africa, Eastern Europe, Asia and Latin America. Capital has earned a reputation for the quality of its machinery and operates one of the youngest rig fleets in the industry.
Central to Capital’s operations is an unwavering commitment to safety, professionalism and achieving operational efficiencies for its customers. Its personnel are trained to focus on achieving all project objectives, including delivering quality samples, high core recovery rates and improving productivity.