Featured Project: Drilling
Company: Tuuq Drilling, LLC
Challenge: Provide environmentally-sensitive drilling operations at Red Dog Mine, the largest zinc mine in the world.
Client: Teck, Inc.
Tuuq Drilling, LLC was established to provide drilling services to Red Dog Mine and in the NANA region. Tuuq builds on the joint venture relationships of NANA Dynatec and NANA/Major. Tuuq owns and operates a fleet of new drills with automated rod handling systems; this new equipment provides higher drilling output with improved safety features. These drills can be operated in skid mount or helicopter portable configurations.
Tuuq Drilling has a firm foundation. It continues a three-decade history of NANA businesses at Red Dog Mine, and creates solid financial returns with dependable employment opportunities for its shareholders and employees.