Drillcon Iberia SA is the Portuguese subsidiary in the Drillcon Group.
The Company’s main business is divided in two areas: Raiseboring for mining and civil construction and Core Drilling for exploration and geotechnical purposes. The main market is the Iberian Peninsula although work is carried out all over Europe. The company has its head office located in Braga in the north of Portugal. Drillcon Iberia has been the leading subsidiary within the group regarding Raiseboring. A key factor of success is to support the other subsidiaries’ growth in Raiseboring.
Through dedicated, safely performed projects Drillcon Iberia has grown over the years and become the leading Raisebore drilling contractor in Europe. The company possesses a great experience in all kinds of drilling and is known as a competent drilling contractor for special and complicated drilling works both underground and from surface. Besides that, the company has great experience in solving problems in urgent situations. This has been one key factor of success and established a long-term relationship with major mining companies such as Lundin Mining and Trafigura Group.
Environment, Safety and Quality have always highest priority. Drillcon has established management systems for these purposes and is certified according to OHSAS 18001. Another key factor is the Human Resources management. Drillcon has developed an internal trainee program for operators that consists of classroom and on-site training.