WorldWide Drilling Resource

6 OCTOBER 2022 WorldWide Drilling Resource® See you on the trail . . . NEXT TO ~ Setting up our 2023 Schedule. With Pen - Computer in hand . . . Veronica I. “Ronnie” Jones, 850-547-0102 Proudly Made in the United States of America - delivered WorldWide! WorldWide Drilling Resource WorldWide Dril ® The complete magazine for the drilling industry worldwide, owned by drilling industry associates dedicated to bringing the most up-to-date technology and information to subscribers. Covering construction-geotechnical, directional, environmental, explorationblasthole, shallow gas & oil, geothermal, mining, water well, irrigation, wastewater; from bits, to pumps, to rigs, to tanks, through wire, and more - whatever it takes to get the drilling job completed! Managing Publisher/CEO/President: Veronica I. “Ronnie” Jones Vice President: Troy Cunningham Chief Marketing Officer: Ed Moranski Office Administrator: Michele Stevens Editor: Bonnie Love Associate Editor: Amy White Public Relations Professional: Jan Allen Public Relations Professional: Linda Peterson Public Relations Professional: Sheryl Kevilly Representative: Marie Cunningham Editorial Contributors for this month Mark Battersby Tim Connor Thomas Kwader Ron Peterson “Billy Bob Smith” Britt Storkson Caleb Whitaker Robert Evans Wilson, Jr. Hyd/Eng Consultant: Thomas Kwader, Ph.D.,P.G. Consultant: Mary Ann Pelletier *Editorial contributions & advertisements include statements of fact and opinions that are the sole responsibility of the author and/or companies and do not necessarily imply any opinion of the owners, management, or staff of WorldWide Drilling Resource WorldWide Drilling Resource®. Images may have been altered for clarity. Complete advertising information may be found at: or by calling 850-547-0102. WorldWide Drilling Resource® makes every effort not to place advertisements for “like” products on the same page in our publication; this may occur however, due to size and space within the publication. We regret any inconvenience this may cause our advertisers. WorldWide Drilling Resource® is published monthly by: WorldWide Drilling Resource, Inc., a Florida Corporation, independently owned and operated. PO Box 660 (3089 Northride Lane) Bonifay FL 32425-0660. Telephone: 850-547-0102 Fax: 850-547-0329 E-mail: Website: Copyright 2022, WorldWide Drilling Resource, Inc. Seen by countless WorldWide. Publication Agreement No. 40892520. Back issues may be requested. Cost per issue $10.00 USD. No part of this publication may be reproduced in any manner without the strict written consent of the publishers. Advertising rates furnished upon request. Editorial contributions are welcome subject to editorial review.* WorldWide Drilling Resource® reserves the right to refuse any advertisement. We Recycle Standing with our Drilling Industry . . . Yesterday ~ Today ~ Tomorrow It is with deepest regret I must inform you, the Third Annual WorldWide DownHome DrillFest™ has been cancelled for 2022, due to circumstances beyond our control. WorldWide Drilling Resource® magazine is offered in PRINT for a small postal fee and ONLINE for a small technology fee - we can’t do this without you and are unable to do it for free. It’s easy to fill out your subscription form by going to our website:, or giving us a call at 850-547-0102. We will be happy to assist you. That will allow us to continue bringing you Solid Gold Service ~ with a Smile!™.* *For those of you who have already sent your renewals, we thank you and appreciate your confidence in the WorldWide Drilling Resource® Team. RONNIE’s REAL WORLD . . . with its ups and downs ~ but always positive thoughts, hopes, and dreams. Featured Articles for October - All About Drilling and Geothermal Why HDD Training? Page 30 Gyrotron Technology & Geothermal Page 7 We Need Your Energy! Page 26 The Mysteries of Stonehenge Revealed Page 23 Ways to Work Smarter Page 16 Fractured Artificial Rock Page 36, 38 Mining Volcanoes Page 41 New Wrap for HDD Page 21 Young Groundwater Discovery Reveals Surprising Tale Page 29