Industry leading HSE performance.

Honnor Drilling Ltd (HDL) prides itself on an industry leading HSE performance.

HDL has a strong HSE culture driven by robust management system.


Compliance is now a prerequisite demanded by industry, councils, and the energy sector. Our HSE system is based on AS/NZS 4801, which includes Quality and Environmental Management that are continually assessed ensuring clients, staff, and the public can be confident that risks are managed effectively.

HDL has a high degree of workmanship and professionalism that allows us to adapt and manage any issues that we may face. HDL provide a safe workplace for our employees, clients and the public, adhering to the highest health and safety standards.

Continual improvement and the strive for excellence in developing solutions that adhere to the demands associated with the task are a part of our HSE philosophy.

HDL’s HSE management system complies with the Health and Safety at Work Act 2015 and the Health and Safety at Work (General Risk and Workplace Management) Regulations 2016, The Resource Management Act and all other statutory requirements for the industry.

Honnor Drilling Ltd are Prequalified through several major agencies including:

IMPAC PreQual (5 Star), SHE (Local Authority Contractor) and Sitewise (Contractor Prequalification) and are a member of the New Zealand’s Drillers Federation.
Audited by the above on an annual, biannual, basis, along with the High Hazards Unit of WorkSafe and all key accounts on a contract award.