Mincon Group is pleased to announce the expansion of its North American footprint with the acquisition of Spartan Drill Tools, a drill pipe manufacturer based in Fruita, Colorado. The acquisition was finalized on 1 January 2022.
Founded in 1980, Spartan focuses on manufacturing equipment for mining, quarrying and water well drilling. It provides drill pipe and accessories for blast hole, water well and RC drilling needs.
The addition of Spartan’s manufacturing facility and its team’s expertise increases Mincon’s manufacturing footprint and adds service capabilities for drill pipe and accessories to better support the growing customer base.
Kurt Anderson, CEO, Spartan Drill Tools, said:
“This is a very exciting event for Spartan Drill Tools, our customers and our employees. Our driving focus has always been to take care of the customer by manufacturing quality products. We have always enjoyed hearing that drillers are achieving more footage and longer life from our tooling. Mincon’s acquisition of Spartan Drill Tools will only make us better and unlock the innovation and scale we have been dreaming of. By merging our talented teams, technology, and vision – not to mention Mincon’s investment commitment – we will ensure we meet the demands of our customers in the Americas.”
Tom Purcell, VP – Americas Region, Mincon Group plc, said:
“We are very happy to have the Spartan Drill Tools team join the Mincon Americas region. We have a long-standing relationship with the company and have always been impressed with the quality of the products produced and the customer focus of the team. Bringing in the manufacture of drill pipe and related products into the region will strengthen Mincon as we continue to grow our business.”