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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Construction Industry Summit

8th September 2015

St Paul's Hotel, London...

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GSHPA Expo

10th September 2015

Ricoh Arena, Coventry...

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BDA Golf Day

11th September 2015

Woodsome Hall, Huddersfield...

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