Jim Fogarty & Sons Water Well Drilling based at Danesfort, Kilkenny.

Tel: 056 7722279, Mobile: 087 9189687,  Email: welldrilling@eircom.net             



Jim Fogarty & Sons Well Drilling Contractors provide a high quality Water Well Drilling, Geothermal and Monitoring Borehole Drilling Service. 

Our well drilling service can:

  • Reduce costs and avoid paying water rates
  • Provide access to sustainable water supply all year round
  • Free Site Visit
  • Provide operators that have the knowledge and experience to tackle every event that can occur under the ground, giving you the best water quality available.


 If there's water there Jim Fogarty will find it.Our effeciant team of well borers (sinkers) use exceptional drilling equipment as shown in picture


We are capable of drilling the following:

  • Bore hole wells from a diameter of 6" for single dwelling houses and farms.  We drill using an 8" borehole for housing schemes, schools, hotels and businesses requiring a large volume of water. 
  • Test bores for open cast mines and quarries.
  • We specialise in Geothermal Drilling both Closed Loop and Open Loop Systems.
  • We can supply rubber mats which the machine drives on in order to protect your lawn from damage.  
  • We can provide a pump test on existing open dug wells that may been idle for some time that you may wish to re-instate.

Jim Fogarty & Sons Water Well Drilling provide a quality service to our customers across Kilkenny, Kildare, Laois, Carlow, Wexford, Waterford and Tipperary.  Whether your project is for residential or commerical we are highly trained and experienced to meet your needs.  Our success in the industry is derived by hard work, honesty and reputation.  We are a fully licensed and insured business.  A copy of our Safety Statement, Method Statement and Public Liability Insurance is available upon request.

"If there's water there Jim Fogarty will find it"

As seen on RTE 1 Television

To view machine in operation click:    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YMCjGLHA-9Y  and                       http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xsZb30gzBw0