About Us

Desmond Well Drilling

Desmond Well Drilling Rig on Cape CodDesmond Well Drilling has served the water well needs of Cape Cod and the Islands and Southeastern Massachusetts since 1979.  The experienced crews at Desmond Well Drilling, Inc. install complete domestic and small commercial water well systems and water wells for irrigation, open-loop geothermal and agriculture.  “Quality workmanship is our best recommendation” is our mission and has been since the beginning.  Offering well water pump and well water storage tank service and replacement, Desmond Well Drilling, Inc. services 2″, 4″ and 6″ wells.

We inventory submersible water pumps, jet pumps and well water storage tanks.  Working with engineers, our environmental division, Cape Cod Test Boring, specializes in hollow stem auger drilling and direct push probing with split spoon soil sampling, geotechnical borings and monitoring/observations wells installation and well decommissioning.  Currently, Desmond Well Drilling, Inc. operates four water well drill rigs with support equipment.  Operating with 200 feet of solid stem augers and hollow stem augers for 2″, 4″ and 6″ wells, Desmond Well Drilling, Inc. is prepared to meet water well system the needs of Cape Cod residents and businesses.

Well Drilling Rigs and Equipment

We operate a CME-75 water well drill rig mounted on a Peterbilt, a CME-45B mounted on a Ford 550 4X4 vehicle, a CME-45C mounted on a Ford 550 4X4 vehicle and a CME45C track mounted rig with hollow stem auger and direct push capabilities.  This rig is able to get into tighter spaces with a width of 7′ 3″ and a length of 14′ 11”, all manufactured by Central Mine Equipment of Missouri.

Additional equipment includes a Ditch Witch vacuum truck, a Pulstar hydraulic pump hoist truck, a steam cleaner, two air compressors, a grouting machine, generators, a mini-excavator, a Ditch-Witch trencher and a Dingo.

The Pulstar hydraulic pump hoist truck serves for pulling and setting larger pumps.

Massachusetts Ground Water AssociationWe are members in good standing of the Massachusetts Groundwater Association, Tom and Sally Desmond have served as Officers over the past several years, including terms as President and Secretary, respectively. Michelle Borghi served a two-year term as president of the MGWA.  Tom Desmond resigned after 10 years as a board member for the New England Water Well Association (NEWWA) Board of Directors, the group that offers the annual NEWWA Show bringing drillers and water well professional together from across New England and New York.

Member National Ground Water AssociatonAdditional professional memberships include National Groundwater Association (NGWA), American Ground Water Trust (AGWT), Water Systems Council (WSC) and Cape Cod Landscape Association. As actively involved members, the team at Desmond Well Drilling, Inc. maintains knowledge of all of the issues facing the drillers and consumers of well water.  Desmond Well Drilling, Inc. works to protect you as a consumer. Contact us here for more information.

Desmond Well Drilling Rigs

Desmond Well Drilling, Inc. is licensed, OSHA certified, and insured

Well Driller License #299

Well Driller License #764

Well Driller License #877

Well Rig Permit #024

Well Rig Permit #0089

Well Rig Permit #0551