Maintaining and improving standards for the drilling industry through standardised assessment practices


The Drilling Industry Certification Authority of South Africa (DICASA) is a voluntary association, founded in March 2010.  The sole purpose of DICASA is the development, implementation and management of a certification framework for the exploration drilling industry.

We invite companies from all sectors of the drilling industry to become members of DICASA.



Find out about our founder members, history, vision, and the role we play in the exploration drilling industry in South Africa.

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The Drilling Industry

Drilling plays a very important role in many aspects of mining, construction and production. As such, drilling is an integral part of the South African economy.

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