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May 2014

Schramm Introduces the T250XD: Latest Telemast Drill Rig Specifically Designed For Shale

The T250XD is the latest addition to Schramm’s line of drilling rigs designed for  deeper drilling  applications, including increased top drive travel, added BOP clearance, and an operator’s control room as well  as the ability to interface with remote operating centers around the globe.

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November 2013

Schramm Acquires Air Drill and its Sister Company in Australia

In association with GenNx360 Capital Partners, Schramm announced that it has acquired Air Drill Hammers and Bits Pty Ltd., in addition to Air Drill Pty Ltd. based in Perth Australia

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March 2013

A New Era Begins with Schramm T500XD Telemast Drill Rigs In the Marcellus & Utica Shale

Our new walking, talking Schramm T500XD Telemast drill rig rated 500,000 lb. hook load is on its way to the Marcellus and Utica Shale in a compact eight truckload package.  This rig sets a new standard with full 360 degree walking portability for fast moves from hole to hole without the traditional limits.

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January 2013

Schramm Quality Management System Now API-Q1, ISO-9001 Certified

Schramm is now authorized by API to announce certification in API-Q1, ISO-9001:2008, ISO/TS 29001, API-4F, API-8C and API-7K for the design and manufacture of drilling and well-servicing structures and equipment.

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July 2012

Schramm Builds on Strength with GenNx360 Capital Partners

New York’s private equity firm, GenNx360 Capital Partners and Schramm, Inc. partner to create a powerful combination within the worldwide drilling equipment industry.

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September 2011

GEOCASE Now Available on Schramm T450GT Geothermal Rigs

With the T450GT track and GEOCASE combination, simultaneous installation of casing is simplfied, with less equipment on site, thereby significantly lowering operating costs and maximizing production efficiency

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January 2011

Schramm Establishes Second Scholarship Fund at Penn College

Schramm, Inc.’s Endowed Scholarship provides a permanent source of financial support for students at Penn College

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November 2010

U.S. Navy Multi Million Dollar Contract

Schramm, Inc. Awarded Multi-Million Dollar Contract for U.S. Navy Water Well Drilling Requirements

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November 2010

Schramm Speaks to Local High School Students

Schramm employees speak to high school students across the state of Pennsylvania about the Chile Mine Rescue

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October 2010

Schramm Visits the White House

Schramm CEO and Technical Specialist invited to the White House to meet President Barak Obama

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June 2010

Business Member of the Year

Schramm Receives 2010 World Trade Center of Greater Philadelphia Business Member of the Year.

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April 2009

Schramm Introduces the T455WS

The T455WS is a compact, maneuverable deck engine powered rig with 1050cfm/350psig air compressor.

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January 2009

Schramm Introduces the Exclusive LoadSafe Pipe Handling Powerhouse

LoadSafe trailer mounted automated pipe& casing handling system safely handles heavy drill pipes, drill collars and casing.

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October 2009

Schramm Introduces “air-CONTROL”

Schramm’s patented control system monitors air compressor volume requirements and cooling system temperature and matches fan speed to the compressor output.

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Recent News and Articles

April 2014
PA Drill Rig Manufacturer Taking the ‘Rough’ out of Roughnecking
Katie Colaneri and Lindsay Lazarski, StateImpact
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April 2014
Walking, ‘talking’ drilling rigs aim to modernize fracking
Ernest Scheyder, Reuters
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July 2013
Proudly Made in WC
Jesse Piersol, WC Press
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June 2013
Export Expansion Earns Schramm Regional Honor
Brent Glasgow, Daily Local Newpaper
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April 2013
West Chester Firm Launches a Giant Drill Rig for Marcellus Work
Andrew Maykuth, Philadelphia Inquirer
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March 2013
Schramm Introduces New Drill
Bill Rettew, Jr. Daily Local Newspaper
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March 2013
New, Cutting-Edge Rig Unveiled in Southeastern, PA
Marcellus Shale Coalition
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October 2012
Case As You Drill Through Caving Overburden
PGWA Newsletter, 3rd Quarter 2012 Issue
Todd Giddings, Ph.D, P.G, PGWA Education Committee Chairman
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January 2012
DCMA Takes A Look At Drilling Rigs
Communicator Magazine
Patrick Tremblay, DCMA Public Affairs
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November 2011
Schramm Wins Greater Philadelphia Chamber’s Manufacturer of the Year Award
“Greater Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce”
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October 2011
Schramm Featured in “Make It In America Plan”
“When We Make It In America, America’s Families Will Make It Too.”
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September 2011
Schramm Named Greater Philadelphia Manufacturer of the Year
Brian McCullough, Daily Local News
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July 2011
Schramm Inc. Hydraullic Drilling Rigs Are Built on a Foundation of Engineering Skill & Reliable Partnership
Lizanne Dathe, ifm Corporate Editor/Marketing Communications
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June 2011
U.S. Navy Rig Q&A with John Little
Reprinted from Water Well Journal with permission of the National Ground Water Association. Copyright 2011.
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March 2011
Chile Mine Rescue Heard Around the World, Germany
Konstruktion & Entwicklung, March 2011 - Rettung mit Hochdruck
Fluid, March 2011 - Schnelle Rettung
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Article Archives

October 2010
Drilling Into the Heart of Direct Modeling
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June 2010
Gas Business Expo in Troy Is Big Success
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June 2010
Independent Finds Right Fit in Belize
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May 2010
Geothermal Heats Up for Allied Well Drilling
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