Secondary Support, Meshing and Lacing

The HV135 Hydrovessel drilling system is a complete support drilling system, replacing conventional compressed air drilling systems.

The proven reliability and fast penetration rate of this system allows the teams to effectively exceed their planned support schedule.


  • Dimensions: L 1.8m x W 0.9m x H 0.7m x W 750Kg.
  • Water quality: Mine service water.
  • Water requirement: 135 litres per minute @ 4 Bar, 50mm supply.

Electricity usage:

  • 525Volt, 60 Amps.
  • Operating distance: up to 120m.


  • Compact system, fits complete drilling system on one material car.
  • Modular system with exceptional positional efficiency.


  • No compressed air required.
  • No special excavation required.
  • No high-pressure steel pipes.
  • One shift installation.
  • Single flexible hose only.
  • Existing electrical and water supply used.
  • On the job training.
  • Simple maintenance.
  • Conventional mining crew.
  • Reduced operator fatigue allows for better support installation and accurate drilling.
  • Planned maintenance allows 100% system availability, guaranteed and sustained.
  • One system to power support such as: rockdrills, watering down, support installation such as Hydrobolts, split sets etc.
  • Cool environment.
  • No fogging.
  • Reduced noise levels.


  • 20 holes drilled per rockdrill per hour.
  • Increase installation speed due to fast penetration rate and system availability.