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A successful exhibition!

Logotype of the event Geofluid 2018

LKAB Wassara attended Geofluid in Italy - many new contacts were made

The exhibition was very well visited, and we had many interesting meetings with new and old customers.

Our message this time was, among many things, that we are celebrating 30 years as a company and that we have new products in the pipeline.

Do you want to know more, do not hesitate to contact us!

Wassara is celebrating 30 years!

It all started in 1988 in Malmberget in the northern part of Sweden. The iron mine LKAB was looking for a new drilling method since they needed to scale up production. To be able to do this they needed to drill longer and straighter blast holes. The water powered Wassara hammer was born!

Leading the development!

Wassara have for 30 years developed and improved its hammers to be able to meet the market. You can see and read more about all our products here on our website: Products

Now Wassara’s worldwide patented water powered drilling hammers are used all over the world in several business areas; Mines, hydro power dam constructions, all type of ground engineering applications, geothermal projects etc.

Made in Sweden!

All hammers are designed and developed by our own R&D department and produced in Sweden in our own factory! This is something we are very proud of and that gives us the possibility to develop and improve our products for the future.


Perhaps these case stories might be of interest to read:

Water-powered drilling in reinforcement of Pyramiden

The neighborhood "Pyramiden" in central Stockholm was sinking due to old wooden piles. Wassara's technology turned out to be the most suitable and is now the only method in use.

Read the full version here!


Drilling for geothermal heating when building a new hotel center in Malmö, Sweden

The new concert, congress and hotel centre Malmö Live is designed to meet the toughest demands for environmental friendliness. Initially the drilling for geothermal heating was performed with airpowered DTH hammer and large amount of water was being pumped up from the ground and caused problems.

Read the full version here!