Concrete Core Drilling

The mechanical process of drilling perfect round shaped holes in any concrete structures, floors and walls is known as concrete core drilling. For concrete cutting services most popularly diamond core cutting tool is used. With help of the drilling tools, professionals can make round holes on horizontal and vertical surfaces of concrete. If necessary, concrete ceilings can also be drilled. After drilling is complete, a slug of concrete is removed from the hole. Drilling and concrete cutting involves a series of processes and it is followed by concrete removal services.

Generally the core holes are made for utility penetrations. To assist works of plumbing, heating, electric wiring etc the concrete cutting services are required. For underground constructional works like vault taps and manhole taps this service is also used. For making way for water pipes, sewer lines, steam pipes, computer lines, phone lines etc through concrete structures, core drilling is required.

For removing a large part of concrete, a series of core holes are drilled in a row overlapping one another. This type of core drilling is also known as line coring or line drilling. This method of core drilling is generally used where other concrete cutting methods are difficult to apply. Line coring is used to remove rectangle or square shaped concrete pieces.

The concrete drilling tool is made of a steel tube and on its drilling end diamond segments are attached. Often the core drilling machine is attached to the floor or surface with help of vacuum pressure or with an anchor and bolt. For concrete cutting handheld core drills are also used by professionals.

For cutting services you can get in touch with professionals. You can also do it yourself with help of proper core drilling equipments. You can rent the required cutting tool for the concrete drilling job. But with help of professional concrete cutters, you will get a fast and effective service whereas you can take up a lot of time doing it yourself.