Raglan Drilling was founded in 2006 by two brothers Hugo and Gus Lacey. Hugo and Gus are still the Directors and have grown the business from 1 air core rig in 2006 to over 14 Diamond, RC, Auger and Aircore rigs today.
While we do the normal land based RAB/Aircore, Reverse Circulation and Diamond Drilling we also undertake drilling on salt lakes with our specialised low ground pressure rigs and support vehicles.
RAGLAN DRILLING is a specialist exploration drilling team with many years of industry experience. Our Management team includes an Operations Manager, Workshop Manager, HSET Manager, HR Manager and Senior Drillers.
We work hard to make sure Our people are highly competent and capable because we strive to continually improve our service to our clients. This is something that we are very proud of.
Hugo has over 12 years drilling experience across all of the main type of exploration drilling RAB, Air Core, RC and diamond holes in extremely varied geology and geographic locations.
As a hands-on director Hugo is always with the Rigs and Drillers ensuring that our high standards of safety, production and quality sample delivery are maintained.
Gus has over 10 years of drilling experience with RC and RAB and Air Core, originally starting out in Mining as a geologist (KCGM). He has had experience with running resource definition programs, grade control drilling, grade control modeling and ore extraction. Gus has seen drilling from both sides of the industry. He understands issues relating to poor sample recovery and the effects it can have on Resource Estimation, head grade, block model calculations and dilution which are key factors which are emphasized to each driller and individual offsider at Raglan Drilling.
Cammeron is a second generation driller and with over 20 years of drilling experience. He is a valuable member of the Raglan's team.
Before commencing with Raglan, Cammeron spent 9 years managing a drilling company, which has given him an excellent ability to manage Raglan Drilling’s team.
Raglan Drilling is always looking for experienced mineral exploration drillers and offsiders with a reputation for getting the job done safely and efficiently every time to join our team.
We are a company with “yes we can” attitude and are interested in people with the same life view. So if you have a positive attitude to work and life, understand hard work gets and is rewarding we would like to hear from you.
If you are inexperienced in the Drilling industry but have experience in, heavy labouring, farm work, a mechanical trade and a love of working in remote isolated places we would like to hear from you.