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Drilcorp was established in 1992 to serve the growing demand for Independent Water Supply to the Public and Commercial Sectors throughout the United Kingdom. The Company now has four divisions;

  • Drilcorp Drilling Services (DDS) constructs water supply boreholes.
  • Borehole Engineering Services (BES) caters for borehole owners carrying out emergency or routine maintenance on their borehole asset.
  • Geotechnical Exploration Services (GES) drills, tests and samples boreholes for the Geotechnical Site Investigation, Exploration and geothermal markets.
  • Hirecorp Services (HS) hires specialist equipment including remote controlled track mounted air compressors and water pumps.

Drilcorp Drilling Services

Constructs Water supply boreholes for all market sectors.

We offer a full service ranging from design, construction installation, development, test pumping, commissioning and licensing.

  • Farms
  • Domestic
  • Public Supply water Companies
  • Food and Drink manufacturers
  • Deep Boreholes for mineral exploration
  • Coal Mine methane extraction


Borehole Engineering Services (BES)

Caters for Borehole owners who require essential works to be carried out on their asset.

  • Pump Supply and installation
  • Refurbishment and Remediation
  • Chemcial Cleaning
  • Pump Testing
  • Aquifer Testing
  • CCTV
  • Deviation Surveys
  • Decommissioning
  • Abandonment


Geotechnical Exploration Services (GES)

Providing high quality professional drilling, sampling and testing services to the ground investigation sector, Geotechnical Consultants an government authorities.

  • Cable Percussion
  • Dynamic Probing
  • In Hole Drilling
  • Site investigation
  • Ground Source
  • Rotary Drilling
  • Mining
  • Contaminated Land Assesment





Drilcorp hold the following certifications:

  • Safecontractor
  • CHAS
  • ConstructionLine
  • ISO 9001
  • ISO 14001
  • OHASAS 18001


Drilcorp also maintains integrated systems for Quality, Environmental, Safety & Training (QEST).  The key motivation within the Drilcorp Team is to provide an unrivalled level of service to clients delivering all their needs in a timely, professional and cost effective manner.



Member Details

Contact Name:

Dave Gowans

Secondary Contact:

Michael Bushby