Beresford drill manufacturer shatters Canadian record


A drill manufacturer in Beresford has broken another industry record.

Discovery Drill Manufacturer's EF-100 broke the Canadian record by reaching a depth of 3,467 metres, or more than 11,300 feet at a project in northern Quebec on Wednesday.

It also holds Norway's record for the deepest offshore drilling.

The company, which is located in the Bersford industrial park, has fifteen employees.

Its drills are used in countries around the world.

(with files from CKLE)