CHAS Audit

Jackson Drilling have joined CHAS following an audit undertaken last week. CHAS (The Contractors Health and Safety Assessment Scheme) was created by experienced health and safety professionals in 1997 to improve health and safety  standards across the UK.​ If you need Jackson Drilling to attend your site please email office@jacksondrilling.co.uk

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Courses, Qualifications, Improvements

Constantly striving for improvement, Jackson Drilling staff have recently achieved new qualifications. These qualifications will assist us in our day to day work and allow access to new sites. Our recently achieved qualifications are; NRSWA (Streetworks) Operator and Supervisor Water Hygiene Card SPA Petrol Retail – Forecourt Contractors Personal Track Safety (PTS, Rail) Safe Supervision … Continued

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5 Star Achilles RISQS Audit

Jackson Drilling received a full five star rating on their latest annual RISQS audit. This allows Jackson Drilling to continue conducting intrusive drilling works on the railway and railway infrastructure. If you require any information about the services we can provide for you, please do not hesitate in getting in touch.

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Winter Update

Leading up to the Christmas break, personnel at Jackson Drilling were busy undergoing training. All Lead Drillers and Drilling Support Operatives underwent First Aid Training and Fleet Driver Training (including four hours of theory followed by an hours driver assessment). The training sessions were followed by face fitting for respiratory protective equipment.   Rigs and lifting … Continued

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New Logo for Jackson Drilling

Jackson Drilling has moved on considerably over the years, times have changed and so have we. To demonstrate our expansion and continual growth we are pleased to launch our new logo. This represents the company’s key sectors which are drilling for Water Boreholes, Geothermal and Site Investigation (including rail division). If you would like us … Continued

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Mud Drilling Workshop

Jackson Drilling recently attended a Mud Drilling Workshop organised by Boode. The day consisted of both theoretical and practical elements of mixing, choice and measurement of drilling fluids. A lot was learned and Jackson Drilling look forward to putting this knowledge in to practice in the future!
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Fraste SL G

Keen to keep a modern fleet, Jackson Drilling have recently taken delivery of the first Fraste SL G  Mk2 to be built. The SL G is perfect for site investigation, boasting an inline hydraulic hammer for dynamic sampling, an onboard SPT hammer which includes a digital blow counter and a width of only 800mm allowing … Continued
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Well Drillers Association

Jackson Drilling are proud to announce that we have been accepted in to the Well Drillers Association (WDA) as a fully audited member. The WDA set industry standards for its members whilst working closely with the Environment Agency to ensure all water boreholes drilled meet stringent requirements both in their construction and the installation of … Continued
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Winter Driving

As we are now on the countdown towards Christmas, we need to ensure whilst driving we keep our minds on the road. Winter weather and increased traffic flow mean we have to drive to the conditions encountered and not just drive to the speed limit of the road. Jackson Drilling will be commencing fleet driver … Continued

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Fraste Multidrill XL Max 170

This week Jackson Drilling have been in Verona, visiting the Fraste factory to commission the latest addition to the JD fleet . The new rig, the Multidrill XL Max 170, is now complete and Fraste are giving the lead drillers 2 days training with technical advice and safety procedures before it is transported back to … Continued