Layne offers sophisticated drilling services for the environmental, mining, energy, geotechnical construction, and water supply markets. With safety and quality as our top priorities, we provide you with less down time and an assurance that our work is completed to the highest standard.

Our specialty drilling division solves your difficult problems by gaining a complete understanding of your needs and project goals and then tailoring a solution that fits your budget and schedule. With our knowledge and experience combined with the industry's most comprehensive drilling methods, we identify the best approach to your specific project. During Layne's history, we have safely and successfully drilled in numerous challenging settings. Our most celebrated drilling accomplishment is the Chilean mine rescue.

Service Offering

  • Specialized Drilling in Complex Geologic Settings
  • Environmental Investigation & Remediation
  • Mine-Dewatering
  • Utility Boreholes
  • Slicklines
  • Slope Stability (inclinometer, tiltmeters)
  • Hydrogeological Investigations
  • Geotechnical Investigations
  • Aggregate Exploration
  • Soil and Water Sampling

Available Drilling Methods

  • Directional drilling
  • Dual Rotary Drilling
  • Sonic Drilling
  • Dual Wall Reverse Drilling
  • Dual Wall Percussion Hammer Drilling
  • Hollow Stem Auger Drilling
  • Conventional Rotary Drilling
  • Wireline Coring