What is diamond drilling?

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GBS Drilling Ltd

Welcome to 
GBS Drilling Ltd

Welcome to 
GBS Drilling Ltd

Diamond drilling is...

Diamond drilling is a specialized and highly effective drilling technique primarily used in the construction, mining, and geological industries, and serves as an umbrella term in the UK of cutting concrete. This versatile method entails the utilization of industrial-grade diamonds set within a metal matrix to create teeth that can be welded onto drill bits and blades. This amalgamation empowers the us to expertly grind and cut through even the most unyielding substances, including reinforced concrete, brick and other challenging formations. A noteworthy aspect of diamond drilling is its diverse applications, which encompass the creation of holes in infrastucture, mineral exploration, geological research, core sample extraction, and environmental assessments. The term "diamond drilling" thus encapsulates a range of tasks, all of which leverage the remarkable precision and efficiency afforded by these advanced techniques.

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There are a variety of sawing techniques employed for cutting concrete, each tailored to specific applications and requirements. These techniques include:

 TRACK SAWING: Track sawing employs a circular blade on a track-mounted system to cut precise openings in vertical or inclined concrete surfaces, such as walls and staircases. This technique is often used for creating doorways, windows, and openings for utilities

FLOOR SAWING: Also known as slab sawing, this technique involves using a circular blade mounted on a walk-behind machine. Floor sawing is commonly used for creating openings in horizontal surfaces like roads, pavements, and concrete slabs.

-  WIRE SAWING: This method utilizes a wire embedded with industrial-grade diamonds to slice through concrete structures. Diamond wire sawing is particularly useful for cutting large sections or structures, such as bridges and dams, with minimal vibration and noise.

CHAIN SAWING: Using chainsaws equipped with diamond-tipped chains are employed for cutting into concrete that may be difficult to access with other methods. This technique is particularly useful for small-scale cutting and adjustments.

- HANDHELD SAWING: Handheld saws equipped with diamond blades are utilized for precision cutting in confined spaces or for tasks requiring manual control, such as making detailed cuts or adjustments.

- RING SAWING: This method utilizes a ring-shaped blade for deep cutting, often used for creating openings in concrete structures where conventional methods might be impractical.

 These various sawing techniques in the UK are chosen based on factors such as the type of concrete, the location of the cut, the level of precision required, and the scale of the project. Each method offers distinct advantages and is selected to ensure efficient and accurate concrete cutting for different applications.

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´╗┐Demolition Robot

Dembots are demolition robots that are controlled remotley and have a wide range of applications across industries. These compact and versatile machines are designed for tasks that involve heavy-duty demolition, concrete breaking, and material removal in challenging environments. Dembots are utilized in various industries, including construction, mining, tunneling, and demolition. Equipped with powerful hydraulic attachments such as hammers, crushers, and grapples. They can efficiently break through concrete, rock, and other tough materials. Their remote control capabilities allow operators to control the machine from a safe distance, enhancing safety and maneuverability in hazardous or confined spaces. these machines excel in applications such as demolishing structures, tunneling, removing refractory linings in industrial furnaces, and precision work in environments where human access is limited or risky. Their adaptability, precision, and remote control functionality make Dembots indispensable tools for demanding tasks that require controlled and efficient demolition and material removal.


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GBS Diamond Drilling Ltd.
104 High Street, London Colney
Hertfordshire, AL2 1QL

Email: gary@gbsdrilling.co.uk


Office :  01923 630100

Gary :    07950 961233

Danny : 07922 950984




We offer a full range of service of cutting and removing R/F concrete/block/brick/marble/terrazzo, we also carry out controlled demolition

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