JP Whitter are experts in Geothermal Borehole and waterwell drilling, following is a few of past projects.

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.

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 […]


J P Whitter (Waterwell Engineers) Ltd is a long established family company engaged as artesian well borers and sinkers. We  provide all services associated with the provision of potable and non-potable water supplies. For over 30 years J P Whitter Waterwell Engineers have been water well drilling, maintaining, refurbishing and decommissioning boreholes, wells and adits. […]

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Address: Waterwell EngineersThe Potteries Garage Smallbrook Lane Leigh Lancashire WN7 5PZ Tel: 01942 871 900 Fax: 01942 896843 Out of Hours: 07779 303907 (Neil) or 07817 648424 (Sally) Email: Contact Form * Contact Name First Last * Contact Email * Contact Number Your Message:

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Water Well Drilling Contractors

Well Drilling Contractors/ Waterwell Engineering Sinking of Water Supply Boreholes Our experience and capability extends to: Drilling new water supply boreholes from 150mm (6″) to 1050mm (42″) diameter to depths of up to 1000m. As Specialist Well Drilling Contractors, we handle contracts and work on boreholes for many different sectors including domestic, industrial, commercial, agricultural, […]

Borehole Submersible Pumps

Borehole Submersible Pumps – Sales, Hire and InstallationsSalesWe are distributors for many major pump manufacturers including Grundfos, Hayward Tyler, Lowara and Caprari, which are industry leaders in waterwell borehole submersible pumps.InstallationsWe install submersible pumps from 1m3/hour to 500m3/hour using our own cranage and equipment. This can include:Tracked cranes.Varying sizes of specialist pump removal cranes specifically […]

Rising Main

Rising Mains We provide a range of rising mains in various sizes and manufacture including: Steel – screwed and socketted 1″ – 6″ diameter Mild steel or stainless steel – flanged 4″ – 12″ diameter Flexible – Wellmaster flexibile rising main 1″ – 8″ diameter We are distributors and  approved installers for the Wellmaster flexible […]

Cleaning/Remedial work

Borehole Cleaning & Remedial WorkRemedial works are performed in order to extend the life of the source, bring a source back into production, increase productivity, improve water quality or all of the above.We have carried out extensive remedial works including the repair, re-lining and cleaning of  boreholes.Remediation options depend on a number of factors including:The […]

Test Pumping

JP Whitter (Waterwell Engineers) Ltd has the experience and capability to provide the following test pumping services and equipment:Constant rate test pumping and step testing programmes on newly constructed boreholes and existing sources.An in-house capability to test up to a capacity of 500m3/hour.Stock including an extensive range of test pumps, ranging from 1m3/hour to 500m3/hour, […]

Other Services

JP Whitter (Waterwell Engineers) Ltd also provide Other Services:Geophysical loggingCCTV surveys of boreholesROV surveying of wells, adits and shaftsHydrogeologists reportAbstraction licence applicationsConsent applicationsEnvironmental Impact AssessmentsBorehole feasibility studies and appraisalsBorehole decommissioning & backfillingFiltration WorkN.B. All our equipment, including CCTV cameras, is only ever used on potable water boreholes.See links to ‘gallery’ and ‘projects’ on our ‘Projects […]