Mincon Drill Head Failure

Project Type

Innovation Partnership Programme

Funding

Enterprise Ireland

According to Mincon’s Technical Director Joe Purcell, the project has enabled Mincon to develop a greater understanding of science behind drill head failures and to develop solutions to minimise these issues.

“We are extremely satisfied with the work carried out by SEAM and have implemented product changes as a result of findings,” he said. “The result is an overall improvement in product performance, which has contributed to increased sales of 30 per cent for 2012.”