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

Rebore / Re spear Water Bore Noranda

This mornings job was another rebore, this time in Noranda. The customer had been told by another contractor that their old bore could not be repaired. In addition that their pump was not repairable and they would need a new submersible bore installation. We installed 100mm slotted PVC casing and a new 50mm Brass Alderdice Non Return Valve (NRV) that … Read More

Drilling A New Water Bore In Bayswater

Today we drilled a new 30m domestic 4 inch bore in Bayswater for Ridley Contracting. Site access was restricted too drilling in the driveway due to the existing property walls. The drill was very straightforward. We encountered Bassendean Sand, 3m of coffee rock ,quartz sand (dunes) and Guildford clay. Coffee rock is, (A type of brownish sand rock or soil … Read More

Bore Drilling Morley

Recently we were drilling a Drilling A New 24m Water bore in Morley. The site access was a little tight due to the proximity to overhead power lines and trying to locate the bore where the customer wanted. (in a future 500mm wide garden bed next to the swimming pool). As expected we experienced Bassendean Sand, quartz sand (dunes).The bore … Read More

Bore Meter Installation

New Bore Meter Installation in Bedfordale. Call Aquarian Drilling to arrange water bore meter Installation in Perth and the surrounding suburbs. We install bore meters to the Department of Water and Environmental Regulation (DWER) specifications. Recently we have seen an increase in contact from customers regarding their responsibilities relating to bore meters. DWER is now actively enforcing the water licensing … Read More