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Boart Longyear Limited provides drilling services, drilling equipment, and performance tooling for mining and mineral drilling companies in the United States and internationally. It operates through two segments, Global Drilling Services and Global Products. The company offers surface coring, underground coring, multi-purpose, reverse circulation, conventional air/mud rotary, flooded reverse, directional, sonic, and percussive production drilling services for a range of commodities, including copper, gold, nickel, zinc, uranium, and other metals and minerals. It also provides various drilling equipment, including surface and underground coring rigs, and multipurpose rigs for diamond core and reverse circulation drilling; and sonic rigs, pneumatic and hydraulic rock drills, and geo-technical equipment for use in mining, minerals, environment, and infrastructure applications. In addition, the company offers performance tooling for diamond coring, reverse circulation, production, sonic, and geo-construction drilling applications; and preventive maintenance services, spare equipment sales, commissioning and upgrading, training, and rental services for drill rigs. As of December 31, 2014, it had a fleet of 942 drilling rigs. Boart Longyear Limited is headquartered in South Jordan, Utah.

4,799 Employees
Last Reported Date: 08/23/15

boart longyear ltd (BLY) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer, President and Execut...
Total Annual Compensation: $1.7M
Chief Financial Officer
Total Annual Compensation: $646.7K
Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Se...
Total Annual Compensation: $693.8K
Senior Vice President of Global Products and ...
Total Annual Compensation: $556.7K
Senior Vice President of Human Resources
Total Annual Compensation: $529.3K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

boart longyear ltd (BLY) Key Developments

Boart Longyear Limited Announces Board of Directors Changes

Boart Longyear Limited announced changes to its Board of Directors. Effective 1 October 2015, Deborah O'Toole and Jeffrey Long will join the Company's Board, and Conor Tochilin will step down from the Board. In addition, Richard O'Brien will leave the Company and the Board effective 30 October 2015. Ms. O'Toole brings hands-on experience with major business transformations to the Board in addition to significant business development and financial skills. She served as the Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice President of Aurizon Holdings Limited (QR Limited) from 2007 through 2012. Ms. O'Toole currently is an independent Non-Executive Director at Credit Union Australia Limited and Sims Metal Management Limited.

Boart Longyear Limited Announces Management Changes

Boart Longyear Limited's Board of Directors announced that Richard O'Brien will be stepping down as the company's President and Chief Executive Officer at a date that has yet to be determined. Mr. O'Brien will continue to provide day-to-day leadership and oversight of the company until such time as a final departure date is agreed. Effective immediately, Marcus Randolph, the company's Chairman, will be increasing his role at the company and will become Executive Chairman on a temporary basis. During this transition period, Rex McLennan will assume the role of Senior Independent Director.

Boart Longyear Limited Reports Consolidated Earnings Results for the Half Year Ended June 30, 2015; Reaffirms Operating Guidance for Fiscal 2015

Boart Longyear Limited reported consolidated earnings results for the half year ended June 30, 2015. For the period, the company reported revenue was $387,470,000 compared with $421,495,000 for the same period last year. Operating loss was $84,030,000 compared with $85,953,000 for the same period last year. Loss before taxation was $118,766,000 compared with $114,055,000 for the same period last year. Loss for the period attributable to equity holders of the parent was $152,349,000 or 17.2 cents diluted per share compared with $142,826,000 or 31.3 cents diluted per share for the same period last year. Net cash flow s used in operating activities was $85,111,000 compared with $85,111,000 for the same period last year. Purchase of property, plant and equipment was $9,535,000 compared with $6,451,000 for the same period last year. Adjusted net loss after tax attributable to members was $68.8 million compared with $68.0 million for the same period last year. Adjusted EBITDA was $1.7 million compared with $18.7 million for the same period last year. Adjusted operating loss after tax for the half-year period ended 30 June 2015 (adding back the significant items) was $68.8 million compared to an adjusted operating loss after tax for the same period of 2014 of $68.0 million, an increase in loss of $0.8 million. NPAT and EBITDA both results driven by operating losses in Global Drilling Services SG&A and overhead expenses, as well as significant restructuring expenses, recapitalisation costs and impairment charges. The net debt of the company increased by $8.5 million or 1.6% to $556.1 million as at 30 June 2015. Unfavorable foreign currency movements, as the U.S. dollar has continued to strengthen, was the major driver for lower revenues in the first half of 2015 versus 2014. Absent the effect of exchange, revenues would have been down 1% versus this corresponding period in 2014. The company announced there were $11 million of investing activities and cash capital expenditures in the first half of 2015. For fiscal 2015, the company continues to expect volumes consistent with the previous outlooks in the first half of 2015. Pricing impacts from 2014 and currency impacts will also impact the second half of 2015.


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