Category Archives: Water Supply

Borehole – Wikipedia

A borehole is a narrow shaft bored in the ground, either vertically or horizontally. A borehole may be constructed for many different purposes, including the extraction of water, other liquids (such as petroleum) or gases (such as natural gas), as part of a geotechnical investigation, environmental site assessment, mineral exploration, temperature measurement, as a pilot hole for installing piers or underground utilities, for geothermal installations, or for underground … Continue reading Borehole – Wikipedia

Hampshire – Water Borehole Drilling and Groundwater Maps

Groundwater Map – Hampshire As an installer of ground source heating and water boreholes, we find it interesting to look at water tables throughout the UK. This week we look at groundwater in Hampshire, UK. Groundwater Map of Hampshire – Source: Environment Agency What are Groundwater Source Protection Zones? Groundwater provides a third of our … Continue reading Hampshire – Water Borehole Drilling and Groundwater Maps