By Mike Price
The water well industry is known for its humanitarian efforts in nations lacking clean drinking water, but working overseas is extremely different than jobs in the United States.
So, when traveling overseas to drill water wells for the first time, it’s good to learn what other contractors have done that made their trip a success. Fortunately, many of these contractors are eager to share what they’ve learned.
David Powell, president of Edward Powell Pump & Well in Aston, Pennsylvania, has been drilling in Africa since 2004. Powell has drilled in Morocco, Ethiopia, Tanzania, and Ghana.