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Bostech Drilling is an Australian company specialising in grade control and exploration geochemical drilling using RAB/Air Core or small diameter Reverse Circulation (RC) drilling techniques. Bostech design, build and operate our own drilling rigs and most of our down-hole equipment which, with extensive testing and field experience

Managing Director
Peter Boswell

Peter has thirty years experience in the drilling industry both in the field and in management. He is also the chief designer responsible for the development of the Bostech Aircore systems, drill rigs, high-pressure slim-line face sampling hammers and break out systems.

HSE/HR Advisor
Russell Purdy

Russell is an experienced HSEQ management Professional with over 20 years, experience in the Mining, Logistics, Energy and Drilling sectors.

His responsibilities include;

  • Personnel training
  • Employment and HR functions
  • health, Safety and Environment management
  • Partnering Operations to Deliver Excellence in drilling
  •  Management Systems Development
Administration Officer
Tricia Chapman

At Bostech, Tricia is responsible for:

  • Flight bookings for employees
  • Developing new management systems
  • Marketing
  • Providing back up support for Accounts & Administration
Engineering Draftsman
Surta Ram Pal

Surta is an experienced technical draftsman with over 20 years experience using design software such as AutoCAD and SolidWorks.

Workshop Engineering
Richard McMurtrie

Richard is a qualified machinist with twenty years experience in Rig construction, engineering and mechanics. Richard has been with Bostech for 13 years and was previously employed as construction foreman in one of Western Australia.

Operation Manager
Paul Allen

Paul has been in the drilling industry for 25 years with experience in the Drilling, Supervisory and Management of multiple drill programmes involving Deep hole RC, Hydro and Diamond drilling – ranging from Geotech to complex directional diamond drilling programs spanning across 4 continents.

Paul’s professional qualifications include an Advanced Diploma of Drilling Management, Cert IV in Front Line Management and DuPont Managing Safety certification.