Adam Hellyer

Drilling Operations Manager
Australian Drilling Systems

Adam has been working in the underground coalmining industry in Australia for the past 16yrs. Having worked at numerous mines throughout both New South Wales & Queensland Australia, Adam has gained knowledge of different mine geological & drilling conditions.

The first 6yrs he spent as an underground directional drilling. With the last 10yrs he is being in management positions ranging from a site supervisor up to his current role of drilling operations manager.

He is experienced in all facets of directional drilling and gas drainage systems from design, implementation and execution.

Along with his experience in Australia he has also been involved in drilling programs in the following countries – Poland, Russia, China, South Africa & Turkey

Qualifications achieved in Australia are:

  • Certificate IV Frontline Management
  • Certificate IV Workplace Health & Safety
  • Certificate IV Trainer & Assessor
  • Cert IV Directional Drilling
  • G2 Facilitate risk assessment