Drilling & Field Services

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Services

  • Coordinate activities involving drilling and direct-push equipment.
  • Operate and maintain Geoprobes and rotary/coring rig for subsurface exploration or installation of monitoring facilities.
  • Assist in planning, coordinating and executing faculty field research activities.

Pricing

Rotary Drilling Cost Unit Mileage
Rig Test Hole Drilling $3.00 Feet $0.65
Water Truck $15.00 Day $0.65
Support Vehicle + Trailer $11.00 Day $0.65
Student Helper $12.00 Hour  
Two Person Drilling Crew $320.00 Day  
Crew Expenses $155.00 Day  
Materials CSD Cost    
Auger Drilling Cost Unit Mileage
Rig + Supplies $450.00 Day $0.65
Support Vehicle + Trailer $60.00 Day $0.65
Student Helper $12.00 Hour  
Two Person Drilling Crew $320.00 Day  
Crews Expenses $155.00 Day  
Materials CSD Cost    
Well Installation Items Cost Unit Mileage
Well Registration $70.00 Each  
Well Materials $5.00 Feet  
Rotary: Ream Borehole $2.00 Feet  
Additional Services Cost Unit Mileage
Geologist $40.00 Hour  
Assistant Geologist $25.00 Hour  
Geologist Vehicle $10.00 Day $0.65
Geophysical Vehicle $11.00 Day $0.65
Geophysical Logs $0.50 Feet per Run  
Wire-Line Logs - - -
Unit 6610DT + Tools $450.00 Day  
Support Vehicle $60.00 Day $0.65
Two Person Drilling Crew $320.00 Day  
Crew Expenses $155.00 Day  

To utilize CSD Drilling Program the following must be performed:

  • Rotary samples will be collected following CSD procedures.
  • Investigator will provide a geologist and helper for sampling.
  • CSD Field Logs will be filled out in detail.
  • Geophysical logs should be run on all rotary test-holes.
  • Split Spoon samples and cores will be properly contained.
  • When wells are augered without coring a generalized geologic log must be completed.
  • All samples with copies of field logs will be delivered to room 15 Nebraska Hall.
  • Original field logs will be provided for filing.
  • CSD Well Completion Logs will be completed for all well installations.

Note: Hourly costs for the Driller and Asst Driller can be used as matching funds if necessary.