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Quality + Safety - CW Drill are nationally recognised for both

CW Drill are geotechnical drilling experts who work throughout New Zealand.
Based in Nelson we are the only drillers to operate with 2 Telarc certifications. We hold both the ISO 9001 Quality Assurance and Health and Safety Telarc certificates.

health safety as/nzs 4801
Quality ISO 9001

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We built our specialist drilling rigs to work everywhere in New Zealand, anytime

Strong and dependable specialist drilling rigs

We have 9 top head drive geotechnical drill rigs.
All are proven performers in this specialist field and are extremely capable in other drilling applications in New Zealand. From a large truck mounted rig to a fully mobile unit designed for helicopter transportation we know we have the most appropriate rig for your next project.

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CW Drill have an exemplorary safety record. 20 years drilling and not a single serious accident onsite

Our safety record is the best in the industry

Our Health and Safety Policy covers every aspect imaginable on a drill site.
Whether it’s a geotechnical drilling project or soil nailing on a construction site we will complete all work safely, on time and to budget. Director and business owner James Chapman has 30 years drilling experience and his active involvement on every project ensures this.

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Positions available at CW Drill right now

We currently have positions available for a Driller, and Drillers Assistants / Offsiders.
Want to become part of a focussed and dynamic business within the NZ Drilling Industry? Want your efforts and good work to be recognised and rewarded?
Then we want to hear from you at CW Drill.

CW Drill celebrates 20 years in drilling business

CW Drill has been working in the New Zealand drilling industry for 2 decades.
Some days it's hard to believe that it's been 20 years since our business began, but it is. We've learnt an awful lot and would like to thank all the good people who have joined the CW Drill Crew over the years. Also, a BIG thank you to all the loyal customers who have made this journey so incredible.
Here's looking forward to the next 20.

CW Drill become a member of Civil Contractors of New Zealand

CW Drill are now official members of the Civil Contractors New Zealand (CCNZ) organisation. The organisation is made up of contracting businesses that play a vital role in the development of our country.