Contract Drilling Services in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, South Carolina, North carolina, Tennessee, Kentucky, Virginia, and West Virginia.


Drilling Service Capabilities

For over 25 years, Palmetto Rock Services, Inc. has been providing expert contract drilling services for quarries, mines, construction sites, and more. Whether to simply fragment rock which needs to be excavated, or to prepare for a more complex controlled blast, we have truly mastered this highly-specialized skill, and can handle the most challenging drilling projects with an unmatched level of safety and professionalism.

  • Capable of drilling holes 3"-5.5" in diameter
  • Drilling pattern flexibility
  • Horizontal and vertical drilling

Case Study

GallAtin, TN


Palmetto Rock performed contract drilling services for the drilling and blasting subcontractor Tennessee Nitrate Technology, Inc. on construction of a new 20-acre, fly-ash landfill project at an operating coal-fired power plant in central Tennessee.

The project had 110,000 cubic yards of mass rock. Two drills were deployed to the project and drilled over 91,000 feet of 4” diameter boreholes.



Cubic yards of mass rock


Feet of 4" diameter boreholes


Drills deployed for the project