Roscommon Public Water Scheme

Commercial Water Well 1

Location: Several locations around County Roscommon

Application: Groundwater for use in public supply  

Job Description:

Meehan Drilling was contracted by Roscommon county council to carry out an extensive drilling and testing programme in 2008. This project consisted of 16 No. Production wells, 5 trial wells, Pump tests and Water analysis for public water supply. All wells were completed to specification, with yields of up to 120m³ per hour in some of the production wells.

Equipment Used:

Rig 1 DR24, Rig 2 Ingersol Rand, Volvo FM9 8x4 Flatbed with Long reach Crane

Drilling Methods: Dual Rotary and down the hole hammer
Ground Conditions: Karstified/weathered Limestone