Low flow bore pump protection

We recently Fitted out 2 low flow bores in Lower chittering with Calpeda pumps and Calpeda PFC-M smart control panels. A very simple product to install that gives you the ability to get the best out of low yield water bores in areas that it is hard to get good water flow. The Italian made Calpeda PFC-M is a smart … Read More

Drilling a new water bore in Hillarys.

We drilled a new water bore in Hillarys today. It was a straightforward drill with the expected geology encountered. Over the last 30 years we have drilled thousands of bores along Perth’s Northern and Southern coastal strip. We have extensive knowledge of the hydrogeology and groundwater conditions in Hillarys. Our local experience makes us trusted specialists in coastal water bore … Read More

Bore repairs, Rebore Yokine

A customer called today with a bore needing urgent bore repairs in Yokine. They had a four liner old fashioned bore at the side of the property. With a Lowara centrifugal pump installed that would not pump water. Another contractor had recently been employed to fix the problem. He had cut the old galvanised spear off. Then inserted a 40mm … Read More

Bore repairs Attadale

We got a call from a John in Attadale who manages a strata property in the area with 16 units. After the recent storms he could no longer operate the 16 station reticulation system. The controller was fused and he could not start his 2.2kw Lowara De 13 pump. James from Ace Electrics Perth attended the site and replaced the … Read More

Rebore Morley

Another rebore completed this time in Morley. The customer had a one liner bore, at the rear of the property with a Davey Dynaflow pump. The old galvanised spear had collapsed and the bore was now pumping sand and the pump had become sand locked. The customer was told by another contractor that their old bore could not be repaired. … Read More

Bore Pump runs but no water comes out

Hi I have a bore, the pump runs but no water comes out! This is probably the most common call we get at the beginning of spring. The cause can be as simple as lost prime, too failed Non Return Valve, leaky pipe work, or failed spear. The end result if you don’t have it fixed is dry running the … Read More

Centrifugal Pump Replacement Bassendean

We were called out to Galvins Plumbing Supplies in Bassendean today to look into a failed reticulation system. The hunter Xcore controller was pulling in the pump start contactor. The pump was not attempting to start.Our Bore Specialist Electrician, James from Ace Electrics Perth, quickly traced the problem down to an open circuit in the windings of the existing Onga … Read More

Drilling a new 30m 4 inch bore in Balcatta for the Karrinyup Men’s Shed

Today we Drilled a new 30m 4 inch bore in Balcatta for the Karrinyup Men’s Shed.  The drill was straightforward. We encountered 16m of sand then the remaining depth was Tamala Limestone, Aeolian calcarenite, variably lithified leached quartz sand. The bore has a groundwater salinity of 398 mg/L TDS and a low risk of iron staining. The PH is slightly … Read More

Drilling A New 47M Water Bore in Wanneroo

Todays we drilled a new Water bore in Wanneroo to replace a failed 27 year old bore. Aquarian Drilling Perth Water Bores & Pumps are Licensed drillers not bore salesmen like some other companies in Perth. All aspects of bore construction and fit out are handled in house by our experienced staff. We do not subcontract out to other companies, ensuring … Read More

Drilling A New Bore In Karrinyup

We recently drilled a new 47m domestic 4 inch bore in Karrinyup. The drill site access was restricted, we had to squeeze the rig in between the trees in the garden bed. Drilling was straightforward. We encountered 12m of sand then the remaining depth was Tamala Limestone. The bore has a groundwater salinity of 495 mg/L TDS and a low … Read More