Mincon makes a difference in Namibia

In July 2021 the team at Mincon Namibia, Windhoek Service Centre played a role in providing Covid-19 pandemic relief funds for use in the local community. Mining is the largest industry in this mineral-rich sub-Saharan country, accounting for some 10% contribution to GDP, so it made sense for the Namibian government to appeal to the […]

Attakroc forms part of Mincon Group’s Canadian expansion

In June 2021 Mincon Group finalised the acquisition of Canadian rock-drilling equipment distributor, Attakroc Inc. The acquisition forms part of Mincon’s strategic plan to expand its global presence in key markets, ensuring customers have access to the Group’s comprehensive range of drilling solutions as well as unparalleled service from industry experts. Attakroc was founded in […]

In Memoriam: Peter E Lynch

Peter E Lynch

Shannon, Ireland, 3 September 2021 – Mincon mourns the loss of colleague and friend, Peter Lynch. He passed peacefully at home on 28 August 2021 after a short illness, surrounded by his family by whom he will be dearly missed. Peter will also be missed by many at Mincon, which he first joined as Chairman […]

The complete package: Introducing Mincon’s Rock Drill Range

Shannon, Ireland, 6 July 2021 – Entry into the drilling industry is extremely challenging. From knowing the correct method, to choosing the right equipment – not to mention the initial investment. It can be an overwhelming and expensive process. Mincon is proud to announce our new Rock Drill series of powerful, compact, and modular drill […]

Mincon and Subsea Micropiles collaborating on technology for offshore wind energy industry

Mincon and Subsea Micropiles offshore wind energy anchoring concept

Prototype demonstration of subsea micropile anchor technology to go forward in collaboration with University of Limerick and University College Dublin, following award of Irish Government grant. The Irish government has awarded a €2.9-million grant in support of a new construction method for marine foundations and anchors. This new technology has the potential to benefit the […]

M-Wall ring bit system: Made for walls

There are many situations where a retaining wall is needed to be built in the ground. For example, when building a basement for a building, you first set up walls in the ground and then dig the soil away inside the walls. Or perhaps you need a dry area in the middle of water? Again, […]

Pennsylvania service centre for Mincon’s east coast customers

In April 2021 Mincon North America opened the doors to its newest service centre for customers in the north east of the United States. Based in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, the new service centre will look after the needs of mining, quarrying, and construction customers from Maine down to Ohio and the Virginias. The Harrisburg service centre […]

Performance Redefined: The new Mincon MP40 DTH hammer

With Mincon’s reputation as The Driller’s Choice, our customers have come to expect the best when using products from our comprehensive range of rock drilling solutions. And with an ethos of continuous improvement, we are always working on making the best even better – an approach has resulted in four decades of innovation in the […]

The Spiral Flush advantage

Mincon has a number of innovative products in its comprehensive line-up of drilling solutions, each designed to offer drillers an advantage that will help them drill faster, more efficiently, or with better safely. When drilling into softer ground, there is a risk of creating unwanted cavities when high-pressure air is sent through a DTH hammer […]

Mincon offers automation in Chile

When it comes to developing the world’s leading rock drilling solutions, Mincon engineers focus on efficiency and performance to ensure that our tools remain The Driller’s Choice. But on the ground, at drill sites across the world, Mincon has dedicated service teams that collaborate closely with customers to understand their requirements and implement solutions that […]