5 -8 March 2023, Toronto - Canada
Annual trade show and convention organised by the Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada - PDAC.
Read about the latest developments in the Comacchio CH range.
Comacchio enjoyed success at Bauma 2022 with the CH 150 and CHF 900, which is its latest model of piling rig, marking the completion of the range, just seven years after the launch of the first machine in the series.
The latest Comacchio Rigs complete the Company's CH Range: Cornacchio enjoyed success at bauma 2022 with the CH 150 and CHF 900, which is its latest model of piling rig, marking the completion of the range, just seven years after the launch of the first machine in the series.
October 24 - 30, 2022
After 3.5 challenging years, bauma 2022 has proven to be the heartbeat of the industry and a success for Comacchio.
The new MC 14 marks a further expansion of Comacchio’s range of solutions for geotechnical engineering projects.
Connecting two Italian Towns: two Comacchio drill rigs MC 30 in jet grouting configuration are being used by Fondamenta Srl on the High-Speed / high-Capacity railway line connecting Milan to Verona.
New Product News: the Comacchio MC 22A was utilized by Keller NA for the installation of Nucor Skyline tiebacks at Constellation Place in downtown Los Angeles.
In the Middle of the Po Delta ...Ipogeo used a Comacchio MC 15 drilling rig for the re-shaping of a quay of the Visentini Shipyard.
News from the CH Line ... The new Comacchio piling rig CH 150 to be presented ad Geofluid 2021.
Product News: the new CH 320.
August / September 2021
The CH 320 is the latest addition to the Comacchio range of piling machines, the first in the 30 ton weight category featuring a winch pull-down system.
Solar piling in the UAE: two Comacchio drill rigs are being used to install the foundations for a solar farm in the UAE.
July / August 2021
Dual system delivers both Sonic and Rotary Drilling Technology.
The new MC 20 A is a compact and powerful drilling rig, equipped with an innovative rods and coatings carousel, designed with a focus on demanding shoring projects using double head drilling techniques.
Product News - The newest addition to Comacchio's MC Lineup: the MC 20 A.
The Comacchio CH 320 is a true champion: As part of the Geovertical fleet it represents an exceptional tool for works that must proceed quickly and flawlessly. As in the two thousand foundation piles for the new Naples-Bari high-speed railway line (in Italian only).
February / April 2021
Italian Rigs in Scandinavia: With over 300 units delivered to Scandinavia, Comacchio aims to further consolidate its market position with its new multipurpose GEO 501 drilling rig.
The new Comacchio CX range of exploration drilling rigs opens a new era of safe exploration operations.
Product News - The Fulton Street Bridge Project: a Comacchio MC 15 was utilized by Nucor Skyline within the West Virginia Department of Highways (WVDOH) I-70 Bridge overhaul project.
Comacchio launches New Line of Exploration Drill Rigs.
January / February 2021
Foundations of the future: a Comacchio MC 22 was used for the structural rehabilitation of the Ponte Vecchio in Bassano del Grappa, returning a historic monument to national memory (in Italian only).
Productive, multipurpose and heavily used ... A Comacchio CH 450 in CFA configuration tackling the task of drilling 1,000 mm piles at 19 m depth. The CH 450 has been utilized by the drilling company Terra.Con within the expansion project at a local organic waste recovery plant
History and Structural Features: after many years of temporary repair, the decision was made to fully restore the wooden Ponte degli Alpini bridge in the Veneto region of Italy. The complex piling work needed as part of the project was carried out with the use of a Comacchio MC 22.
Beyond the Wall of Ground: the Comacchio CH 450 proved up to the task of constructing 6500 m of CFA piles with 1000 mm diameter (in Italian only).
Going deep in Sweden: Comacchio's GEO 900 was used for drilling 1000 m deep geophone wells for a deep geothermal energy project in Sweden.
New Product News - Comacchio introduces its new piling rig CH 300 at Conexpo in Las Vegas.
During Conexpo in Las Vegas Comacchio presented new capabilities of its CH 450 rig.
Comacchio's industry advancing exploration rig: Comacchio's expoloration rigs are setting new standards in the mining industry in terms of safety and operational efficiency.
Constructing a Legend: An interview to the Comacchio brothers for the Australian Drilling Industry Association (ADIA).
Lectio Magistralis: a Comacchio MC 15 was used for the construction of a new stundet hotel in Florence (in Italian only).
Shepard Piling sails into the Marine Piling Sector: a Comacchio CH 650 has been selected for the riverside development of Craven Cottage, one of the oldest grounds in England.
Repairing Flying Cloud Drive: Comacchio double head drill rigs were used for slope stabilization in road expansion project in Minnesota.
July - August 2019
Taking control - remotely: the new ComNect remote fleet management tool provides real time information on Comacchio rigs.
January - February 2019
Italian Excellence in the Heart of Paris: the Comacchio MC 5 D proved to be the ideal solution for the construction of large diameter wells in limited access and low headroom conditions (in Italian only).
Grouting Solutions for Urban Transport Problems: in the capital of Ecuador Comacchio rigs are being used for the construction of the highest metro system in the world.
Italian Drilling Expertise: TOP-quality Italian drilling rigs will be in the limelight at at Comacchio's stand at the Big 5.
Going large leades to success: in recent years Comacchio has focused on the development of large diameter piling rigs and as a direct result has seen both production and turnover increase significantly.
Comacchio style: the 2018 edition of Geofluid is expected to be a success for Comacchio (in Italian only).
Large diameters: balances & prospectives (in Italian and English).
With the new MC 4, the range of Comacchio rigs for vertical applications has been expanded with its most compact unit.
Italian Specialities: Comacchio all set to exhibit at Intermat 2018 (in Italian only).
Innovative Piling Rig debuts: An innovative Italian piling rig is making its way to Australia.
At IFCEE 2018 in Orlando, FL Comacchio presented its CH 450 in LHR (Low HeadRoom) configuration, designed for the construction of bored piles in challenging access sites with a headroom as low as 9.2 m.
New Product News - Comacchio introduces New MC 28 A HD.
The MC 10 is the latest addition to the Comacchio line-up of drill rigs for vertical applications, a 10t class rig featuring an 8000 daN mast with simplified articulation. The machine can be supplied with alternative rotary heads for open hole rotary and rotary-percussive drilling methods. Thanks to the modular mast construction the rig can be operated both in low-headroom and in open-site conditions.
Developments in Italy: On October 12-13, the Comacchio headquarters in Italy became the meeting point for global players in the drilling industry.
Comacchio’s CH 650 gets to work: after its debut at Conexpo/Con-Agg 2017 the new Comacchio piling rig CH 650 has been successfully implemented on a power line extension project in Texas, US.
New Product News - Comacchio presents the new CH 650.
Not just drill rigs: Comacchio Srl supports "Casa Gialla", a project aimed to improve the social integration of children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) in collaboration with "I Bambini delle Fate" Foundation (in Italian only).
Comacchio Srl supports F.a.r.c.e.l.a., a non-profit organization that works at local level providing a variety of goal-directed programs for disabled children (in Italian only).
Cover Feature - Comacchio rigs have been successfully used by Moretrench for New York State flood mitigation program.
ESG invests in Comacchio rigs: two Comacchio GEO Line rigs to tackle high-profile British construction projects including the Thames Tideway Tunnel scheme.
Made for the UK: the new Comacchio MC 13 F is the latest model in the F-line series of drilling rigs for the mini piling sector.
Presented during the Maskin Expo show in Stockholm, Sweden, the MC-E 100 is the latest addition to the Comacchio MC-E product line, a comprehensive line-up of drilling attachments for excavators ranging from 5 to 40 tons.
Comacchio at Conexpo: two new rig models and much more on display - the equipment show in Las Vegas proved to be a great success for Comacchio (in Italian only).
The MC 28 A HD is the latest addition to the Comacchio MC range of small and medium size rigs designed for ground engineering works.
Comacchio is proud to announce the latest addition to its line of hydraulic drill rigs for large diameter drilling, the CH 650, that will make its debut at CONEXPO-CON/AGG in Las Vegas.
Small but Mighty: the Comacchio MC 6 F is the first model of a new product line designed for mini-piling with solid stem and CFA augers.
The Keys to Success in Waikiki: Comacchio MC22s and MC28s were used for the construction of foundations at the International Market Place in Waikiki Beach, Honolulu. The Deep Foundations Institute (DFI) has selected this project as the DFI 2016 Outstanding Project Award winner.
September / October 2016
Innovative by Tradition: an article in the Italian Drilling and Special Foundations Magazine (PF) devoted to the history of Comacchio on the occasion of its 30th anniversary. (in Italian only)
July / September 2016
Hydraulic drill rigs famous in the world (in Italian only).
Presented during Bauma 2016, the MC 15 P (where “P” stands for “Power Plus”) is the new “heavy duty” version of one of the best sellers of the Comacchio range.
CH 450: Multipurpose Drilling (in Italian only).
January / March 2016
Light at the End of the Tunnel: Two Comacchio rigs were used for a complex grouting project Karlsruhe, Germany.
Comacchio Opens its Doors to Piling (in Italian only).
New Product News - Comacchio Introduces New Rigs the CH 450 and the MC 22 A
November / December 2015
Industry News - Comacchio Introduces New Piling Division at Open House
November / December 2015
Launching out into piling: Comacchio Open House 2015 and the presentation of the new piling rig CH 450.
Handling it well - spotlight on the Comacchio MC 22 A
Over to the President - Renzo Comacchio's interview (in Italian only).
Innovative Foundations for the Angostura Hydroelectric Power Plant.
June / July 2015
Comacchio drilling rigs at the CERN laboratory in Geneva.
Comacchio is proud to partner with the Umberto Veronesi Foundation, a non-profit organization promoting the most creative, original and ethically-aware aspects of scientific progress.
Comacchio is proud to support the "I bambini delle fate Foundation", a charity dedicated to providing education and support for autistic children and their families.
Operators’ safety and the new European standard EN 16228 were the focus of attention at the recent Intermat show in Paris. Always involved in health and safety issues, Comacchio gave evidence, thanks to the synergy with the historic French dealer Eurofor, of its commitment to providing concrete solutions to the industry’s latest safety challenges.
Comacchio was in the spotlight at the International Foundations Congress and Equipment Expo (IFCEE 2015). The show, that was held in San Antionio, Texas, from March 17 to 21, is one of the major events dedicated to foundation equipment in North America. In collaboration with our US dealers Hammer & Steel and ICE Inc., Comacchio showcased as much as 4 drill rig models for different applications.
Comacchio played a leading role at the recent GeoTHERM show in Offenburg. The event is considered to be the leading European event for geothermal energy. Its opening ceremony saw Comacchio’s endorsed nomination for the European Geothermal Innovation Award 2015, an initiative from the European Geothermal Energy Council (EGEC) in collaboration with Messe Offenburg.
The Angostura hydroelectric power plant, which began operations earlier this year, represented a major power project for Chile and offered plenty of construction challenges.
Drill Rigs, from Mose to Ground Zero (in Italian only).
Entrepreneurship and social work - Comacchio supports the BAMBINI DELLE FATE Foundation (in Italian only).
September 25, 2014
Laying Foundations in Norway.
Five years for a record. Comacchio aims to achieve 40 milions turnover (in Italian only).
June 7, 2014
Comacchio presents the new MC 15 (in Italian only).
March / April 2014
Comacchio unveils new, compact MC 15 drilling rig.