Who We Are

We are a membership organisation for those who drill holes in the ground, manufacture / supply drilling rigs & equipment, or have a general or real interest in ground drilling.

Whether it's mineral exploration, water-well activities, ground investigation, geotechnical processes, quarry drilling, geothermal & ground source heat drilling, directional drilling or other applications, our members cover it all. We do not however include drilling for oil and gas.

Mission Statement

Committed to Excellence in Health & Safety, Quality of Workmanship and Technical Standards for the Benefit of the Drilling Industry and its Clients.

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Free Geothermal Drilling Training 22nd Sept 2014

15th August 2014

Derby Conference Centre...

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Free Geothermal Drilling Training 6th Oct 2014

16th September 2014


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BDA Management Committee Meeting

8th October 2014

Castle Donnington...

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