When equipment hit hard rock, things broke. That’s where Heath & Sherwood came in.
Heath & Sherwood founded by Clarence Heath and Slim Sherwood with first machine shop and service centre for drillers. Company established with the purposes of equipment manufacturing and diamond drilling for the booming
Company split into two so each entity could concentrate on its own core competence. Heath & Sherwood Limited, the manufacturing group, began developing unique product line
Manufacturing group sold to Ed Marinigh, Frank Aimone and Ed Mangan, and renamed Heath & Sherwood (1964) Limited.
1st Rod Charging Machine (Hoyle Concentrator) supplied to Kidd Creek Mines
1st manual Gaspé Puncher installed. Patent granted for H&S pneumatic-drive linear moving sample cutter.
Patent granted for Magnograph™ Wire Rope Tester. Patent granted for Tuyère Silencer and H&S appointed the licenced manufacturer
1st Automatic Gaspé Puncher installed
Patent granted for Tuyère Pyrometer
Patent granted for Automatic Tuyère Puncher. Development of custom Semi-Automatic Sampler for concentrate rail cars
Patent granted for the computer version of Magnograph™ II Wire Rope Tester. Introduction & installation of the ARM™ Cross Belt Sweep Sampler. Integrated Cutter Enclosure
Introduction & installation of 1st H&S electric-drive linear moving sampler
Installation of Smart Cylinder, next generation of Tuyère Pyrometer
Sales, Marketing & Support Agreement signed with The Beijing General Research Institute of Mining & Metallurgy (BGRIMM) for their on-line analysis & measurement
264th Gaspé Puncher installed. 49th Rod Charging Machine supplied
Launch of The Legend website
H&S supplies specialized mining and processing solutions to customers in 65 countries
Heath & Sherwood
The legend continues