Mincon Group PLC, the Irish engineering group specializing in the design, manufacture, sales and servicing of rock drilling tools and associated products worldwide has been actively extending its product offering and sales support network over the last number of years.

The Mincon Group recently announced its 2015 Full Year Financial Results. The group delivered a strong performance in 2015, with revenue growth of 29% over 2014, despite the current cyclical downturn in the mining industry and the challenges faced by certain markets that it serves. Commenting on the results Mincon Group CEO, Joe Purcell, stated “We are pleased with the robustness of our business model and the strong revenue growth delivered by the group. We are ambitious for further growth in 2016 and beyond”.

The Mincon Group currently carries out manufacturing in five state of the art facilities located in Ireland, USA, Canada, UK and Australia. These manufacturing locations carry out all critical manufacturing processes for Mincon’s range of rock drilling tools used worldwide. The Mincon range of products currently consists of the following:

  • Conventional DTH Hammers and Drill Bits
  • Reverse Circulation DTH Hammers and Drill Bits
  • Rotary Blast Hole Drill Bits
  • Horizontal Directional Drilling Hammers and Drill Bits
  • Rotary Drill Pipe and Sub Adaptors
  • Rotary Deck Bushings
  • Conventional DTH and Reverse Circulation Drill Pipe and Sub Adaptors
  • Rotary and DTH Shock Subs
  • Carbide inserts for DTH and Rotary Drill Bits

In order to support this growing product mix the Mincon Group has invested heavily in broadening its sales and technical support network with the addition of multiple new Customer Support Centers worldwide. Mincon’s network of Customer Support Centers is growing and currently consists of the following locations:

Americas:

  • Roanoke Virginia, USA
  • Birmingham Alabama, USA
  • Benton Illinois, USA
  • Las Vegas Nevada, USA
  • North Bay Ontario, Canada
  • Lima, Peru
  • Santiago, Chile

Europe:

  • Shannon, Ireland
  • Finspang, Sweden
  • Skawina, Poland

Africa:

  • Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Northern Cape, South Africa
  • Windhoek, Namibia
  • Mwanza, Tanzania
  • Dakar, Senegal
  • Accra, Ghana

Australasia:

  • Perth, Western Australia
  • Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
  • Rockhampton, Queensland, Australia
  • Papua New Guinea

The Mincon Customer Support Centers are staffed with experienced industry professionals dedicated to assisting our growing customer list with expert advice and state of the art tooling solutions. Mincon Group launched its” AIM” program in 2014 which has now been implemented across all of our customer centers worldwide. The program is designed to allow our sales support teams to Assess the needs of our rock drilling customers, to Implement a program of supply and support that will allow our customers drilling programs to succeed at the highest level and then to Maintain that program through regular customer visits ensuring that our customers drilling programs continue to be optimized.

We invite you to contact any one of our global Customer Support Centers and put us to the challenge. You will soon realize why Mincon are recognized as “The Driller’s Choice Worldwide”.