Danbar Drilling Services Ltd are an independent specialist drilling contractor.

We are a family run company, specialising in Land Drilling.

Barry and Daniel’s commitment to providing quality drilling and excellent customer service has seen Danbar Grow considerably in recent years.

Here at Danbar Drilling have been established for over 16 years, but with the directors and staff we have over 35 years experience in the land drilling industry.

Involved in various aspects of drilling for many years, originally focusing on Geotechincal Site Investigation, completing many Rotary drilling projects, openhole and Core drilling.

Then as the company grew we realised with the equipment and skills we had, we could offer drilling services for Geothermal, dewatering and Water well applications.

Our experience, knowledge and state of the art equipment along with our desire to be the best and provide an excellent service makes us a great choice for our clients working within the Environmental, Geotechnical, and Geothermal and Dewatering sectors.

Confident in what we do and with an excellent reputation we provide a competent, safe service to our clients.


We’re one of the UK’s leading drilling contractors with an ability to offer a wide range of services.

Danbar Drilling Services have a variety of drilling rigs from compact,yet very powerful rotary machines.

such as the Dando MTEC 6, to our larger machines such as the Hutte 205, capable of installing wells up to 500mm finished bore.

Also have a range of ancillary equipment to support the operations such as grouting equipment, mixing tanks, pumps, compressors, bunded fuel tanks, water tanks, shaker filter systems, trailers and our own vehicles for transportation.

All our staff are trained to a high standard, with a vast amount of experience in the industry.

Health and safety is at the heart of all Danbar Drillings projects and we have an excellent record to date.

All our equipment is regularly maintained and relevant equipment calibrated and tested in accordance with LOLER/PUWER Regulations.

We have an in-house NEBOSH Construction qualified Health and Safety adviser.

Registered with Chas assessment scheme and SSIP. We promote continual professional development and believe this helps everyone to achieve more, work safer and provide a better service to our clients.

CITB registered, all staff undertake the following training programme:

Level 2 NVQ in Land Drilling for Lead Drillers or Drilling Support operative.

Construction Skills Competency Skills (CSCS). CPCS NVQ Level 2 in plant Operations.

Health and Safety training as required for CSCS cards.

Manual Handling, Emergency First Aid, Asbestos, Fire Safety, Working at Heights.

If you would like further information on the services we offer  or would like some rates for your projects, please feel free to call us.


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