Falcon Perforaciones Mexico S.A. de C.V.
The Mexican office was established by Falcon Drilling in 2007 in the city of Hermosillo, Sonora with the primary objective of bringing new and more efficient drilling techniques to the Mexican mining exploration industry. Today Falcon Drilling offers a full range of diamond drilling services in Mexico, including shallow and deep hole drilling, truck and track mounted drills for efficient transportation and helicopter portable drills that offer access to remote sites. Mr. Eli Tennant is the Managing Director and Mrs. Brenda Carranza is General Manager exercising control over all local operations.
The F1000 was purposely designed and built by Falcon Drilling for use at remote drilling sites accessible only by helicopter. It can be quickly taken apart and moved by helicopter from one site to another. This minimizes the environmental... more
The F1500 was developed and built by Falcon Perforaciones Mexico in response to the need for a helicopter transportable drill with deeper drilling capability than the F1000. In addition to drilling deeper it is also able to use N and NTW sized... more
Larger than the F1000, the F3000 is generally supplied as a skid mounted drill but is also provided as a fly drill assembly which is easily disassembled and moved with a helicopter from one site to another. Again, the design focus was based upon... more
We have several models and sizes of water supply pumps, giving us the ability to pump long distances with maximum lift capacity.
The equipment listed in this section represents a cross section of that available at specific locations. The operators that we provide are trained and certified to operate these machines. For particular equipment requirements at the site of... more
We have worked with Falcon drilling on several important projects and have always appreciated their commitment to providing superior service. Ongoing project management during drilling allows Falcon to improve key production factors including core recovery and achieving target depths during drilling. A commitment to site safety and environmental controls makes Falcon a good partner for drilling in any community and environment.
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Ms. Brenda Carranza - Executive Director Global Marketing.
Ms. Brenda Carranza has worked for Falcon Perforaciones Mexico since 2007 as General Manager. She has a background in Administration and also has 16 years previous experience in Exploration Drilling Management, Logistics and Purchasing. She is responsible for all contract proposals, estimating and branch performance. Due to her previous knowledge of Incorporation processes throughout Central and South America, she was in charge of the Incorporation of Falcon Drilling Chile Spa., starting on September 2011 and finalizing it in December of same year. At that time she was also appointed as Executive Director of Global Marketing for the Falcon Drilling group.
Ms. Patricia Briseno - Managing Director
Ms. Briseno started working for Falcon Perforaciones Mexico in 2008. She has a B.S. in Business Administration and qualifications in Accounting from the Universidad del Valle de Mexico. She now holds the positions of Managing Director and Financial Controller. She is also responsible for Purchasing and Inventory control.
Ms. Gloria Villegas - Operations Manager.
Ms. Villegas commenced employment with Falcon Perforaciones Mexico in 2007 having previously had 12 years experience in the Drilling and Mining industry. Her early experience also includes 6 years in Purchasing in the manufacturing industry. She is responsible for Projects performance and control as well as managing operations personnel in house and on site.
Mr. Mark Freeman - Operations Supervisor.
Mr. Mark Freeman has over 20 years of experience in the drilling and mining industry as a driller and Supervisor. Since 2010 when he started with Falcon Perforaciones Mexico he has been responsible for the performance of the projects on site. He ensures that the operations personnel follow good drilling and safety practices in accordance to Falcon Policies.
Mr. Jose Mario Corte Sanchez - Safety Supervisor.
Mr. Sanchez joined Falcon Perforaciones Mexico in August 2012 as Safety and Environment Supervisor. He holds a Bachelor in Chemical Engineering and has over 10 years of experiences working on industrial safety and environment protection in different industries. He has certifications in subjects including ergonomics, ISO 14000, safety in mines, etc.
Health and Safety Objective.
All of Falcon Drilling’s operations are governed by our corporate Health, Safety and Environmental (HS&E) program and policy manuals. Our health and safety goal is to eliminate work related accidents, injuries and illness, and promote health and safety in every client related task. Our HS& E program includes inspections to identify and eliminate unsafe working conditions or practices and control health hazards. Falcon Drilling also promotes a Safety Incentive program encouraging the active participation of all employees.
There are many instances where local conditions warrant site specific safety requirements e.g. high temperature working conditions, wildlife considerations, extreme cold, low water availability. These specific conditions are controlled through management supervision, pre-job site hazard assessments and safe work practices implemented to minimize hazards.
Regional safety training courses are conducted to ensure employees use safe working practices and are aware of the risks and mitigation measures applicable to regional conditions. Qualified instructors conduct our training programs.
Falcon Drilling adheres to all local environmental requirements. We ensure these requirements are met to the highest standard through the development of environmental work plans which follow the four principles our environmental management program “Prevention, Compliance, Conservation and Restoration”.