Kopeisk Machine Building Works: Drilling rig manufacture case study

V.Tishchenko, V.Volf

The article presents some of self-propelled drilling rigs manufactured by the Kopeisk Machine Building Works. The description is given of the machinery design, history of development and application practices. The article also contains data about its new UBSh-500 drilling rig, which was designed in 2010. Manufacture of a pilot machine is planned for 2011.