Water is one of the most essential entities that people could not survive without. Water is a natural resource that has the most purposes on the modes of life. Water can be used for domestic purposes such as drinking, cleaning and bathing, for irrigation in agricultural lands and schemes, for industrial processes and many more purposes. The source of water may also vary from place to place. There are companies that have specialized in the provision of piped water in the residents and people. However, other use dams, rivers, lakes and boreholes.
For use of a borehole, there should be a procedure which is followed for the safety of the water as well as the people as the boreholes are very deep and if the correct procedure is not followed then it may pose dangers and probably injuries to the people within that particularly area. This therefore needs a borehole drilling company most of who follow the correct procedures in the drilling of boreholes and their water use processes. These companies have been developed in Kenya due to the benefits that the people of Kenya have seen in the use of borehole water and thereby offer the services to the people. The most drilling companies that offer the best services include;
- PASS Africa Ltd
This is a trusted water well and Borehole drilling company which was established in 2011 and they have been rendering parts of Eastern Africa with clean water and adequate sanitations with their high end borehole drilling services. Despite the drilling of boreholes, they also participate in community development programmes especially through provision of water services such as installation of water pumps in boreholes, training the community on installation and maintenance of hand pumps, training of sanitation to the community and borehole drilling. They also offer Borehole Drilling rigs, deep well Hand pumps, Compressors for drilling and hammers for DTH Drilling.
- KISIMA Drilling (E.A) Ltd
This company was established to offer the borehole drilling services to Kenyans. It is registered as a borehole contractor with the Ministry of Water and have been in operation for several years and thereby they are equipped with the most experienced staff for the job. They drill boreholes in various sizes from 6” to 12” in diameter. They aim at been the leaders in the underground water business by being affordable, dependable and available with committed efforts.
- MIDROC Water Drilling Company Ltd
This company specializes in a diverse range of services in the field of drilling, construction and maintenance of boreholes, large dams, water pans and pipelines. The company thinks globally and internationally thereby strengthening its offering and creating the conditions for continued profitable growth. Other of the services that they provide include Dam construction and Water Engineering where they construct dams for the residents in a particular area and train the inhabitants of the maintenance and the best use of the dam.
- WILMAG Kenya Limited
It is a wholly owned Kenyan company that specialize in ground and surface water development. The services they offer include Ground water hydro-geological surveys, new borehole and well drilling, construction of ground tanks – Masonry/Steel and Borehole/Well Rehabilitation which include cleaning, fishing of pump/tools from boreholes, Re-test pumping, Repair/Replacement of submersible pumps, hand pumps and accessories as well as Replacement of raiser pipes.