TITLE

Why Well Rehabilitation Makes Good Sense

AUTHOR(S)
McGinnis, Matt
PUB. DATE
February 2012
SOURCE
National Driller;Feb2012, Vol. 33 Issue 2, p34
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents the author's views on the rehabilitation and restoration of water wells in the most economical way. He cites a water well rehabilitation using both mechanical and chemical methods in unplugging an old well that resulted in increased water pumping capacity with significant annual electricity savings. However, the author believes that drilling new wells still offer greater benefits over successful water well rehabilitation.
ACCESSION #
70784599

 

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