Artesian Water Supply Borehole United Utilities

August 2013 – Drilling of the abstraction borehole for United Utilities. The borehole was required in order to serve as the pumping well in the enabling works for other site operations.   Drilling started off with 1400mm diameter to ensure that the borehole could be advanced through the overburden and peet layer expected at approximately […]

Network Rail – Mersey Loop Drainage Tunnel Scheme Wilo-Emu Pump Installation

After all these years, we are still carrying out works on the abstraction boreholes on the Mersey Loop Drainage Tunnel, now under Network Rail. 2013 has seen ourselves have to become Link-Up Verified with the Achilles system to enable ourselves to continue to carry out works on the Network Rail system. The pass which was achieved […]

Artesian Water Abstraction Borehole for United Utilities

Summer saw the successful completion of the drilling and test pumping of a large diameter artesian water abstraction boreholes for United Utilities to assist with the enabling works for some extensive ground works. Drilling started with 1000mm diameter, with drilling continuing to a finished depth of 80m, with installation of 15m of 450mm diameter permanent steel lining tubes grouted into place.   The borehole […]

Mr M May, UU Framework Co-Ordinator

“J P Whitter has successfully carried out a programme of borehole testing and rehabiliation work for us under our water authority framework agreements at various locations throughout Cheshire, Lancashire and Cumbria. The work has been carried out to a high standard in a professional and safe manner with a high degree of flexibility to meet […]

Russell Bowman, Farmer, Armithwaite

“Just a note to say thanks very much for the borehole, the works  were carried out quickly, precisely and the staff both on site and on  the phone were professional, polite and helpful.  The systems working  great for me, and I dont know what I did before it! ”

Mr Dave Tyson, Operations Manager, UU Cumbria

“Following recent refurbishment works to   three existing  boreholes on site in Barrow in Furness, thanks for the work, the   lads  on site worked very well and I would have them on the site anytime.   Thanks   for a good job done.”

D Lippiatt, Maintenance & Resource Manager, Dalkia Utilities

“JP Whitter have provided Dalkia with an excellent service over a  period of more 10 years with there help and assistance in the operating  and maintenance of our borewell  which we use as cooling water to  provide a constant flow of 400m3 per hour. There help and assistance in  new projects with our existing customers […]

Tommy Lunt, Chief Eng, Laundry, Merseyside

“As part of my duties as chief engineer I frequently deal with  contractors,so when our borehole pump failed I needed a contractor who could react quickly efficiently and who was competitive, J. P. Whitter  had us up and running again within 24 hrs, their hard working  staff are a credit to their company.”

United Utilities – South Egremont Borehole Scheme, Egremont, Cumbria

JP Whitter (Water Well Engineers) Ltd are pleased to announce the successful completion of the South Egremont Borehole Scheme. Five production boreholes were drilled for United Utilities, together with two observation boreholes. Drilling commenced with diameters upto 1200mm (48″) diameter, using temporary casings.   The boreholes were 600mm (24″) finished diameter and to depths of upto […]

United Utilities Contract – South Egremont Boreholes

JP Whitter (Waterwell Engineers) Ltd is pleased to announce it has won the prestigious South Egremont borehole scheme for United Utilites to drill 4/5 24″ diameter finished boreholes to a depth of 120 meters into the St Bees sandstone.